SHANGHAI : China’s Metaverse Industry Committee stated on Wednesday it has admitted 17 new firms, together with three listed corporations, in response to a submit on an official web site.
The state-backed China Mobile Communications Association’s Metaverse Industry Committee was arrange in October, though analysts say the nation’s metaverse will probably be topic to extra management than elsewhere.
The committee stated it had admitted listed firms together with Inly Media Co Ltd and two Shenzhen bourse-listed corporations (*17*) Topnew Info&Tech Co Ltd and (*17*) Quanshi World Online Network Information Co Ltd.
The discover was posted on the China Mobile Communications Association Metaverse Consensus Circle web site.
Experts say China’s metaverse efforts lag nations such because the United States and South Korea, citing much less funding by home tech giants.
But curiosity has begun to surge. In the previous yr, greater than 1,000 corporations together with heavyweights reminiscent of Alibaba Group Holding and Tencent Holdings Ltd have utilized for round 10,000 metaverse-related logos, in response to enterprise monitoring agency Tianyancha.
(Reporting by Engen Tham and Wang Jing in Shanghai; Editing by Sherry Jacob-Phillips)