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LOS ANGELES, Nov 7- Walt Disney Co reported higher profit for the quarter that ended in September, lifted by increased spending from summer visitors at its U.S. theme parks and a rise in sales of toys and other consumer products. The media company posted diluted earnings per share of 77 cents, according to a statement released on Thursday.
LOS ANGELES, Nov 7- Walt Disney Co reported higher profit for the quarter that ended in September, lifted by more visitors to U.S. theme parks and higher sales of toys and other consumer products. The media company posted diluted earnings per share of 77 cents, according to a statement released on Thursday.
HENGQIN ISLAND, China, Oct 6- It's being touted as China's answer to Orlando, a $5 billion resort and theme park complete with a mega rollercoaster and a whale shark tank situated on a sleepy southern island next to the world's biggest gambling hub Macau.
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