Chinese authorities are predictably mute on the subject, and TV spokesdroids are predictably upset over the copyright violations.
I see opportunity here. A lot of people are worried about the Chinese becoming a superpower. We can handle that easily–let them copy all the American TV they want. Muzzle the spokesdroids and turn a blind eye to what’s going on. American popular “culture” will win the battle for us without a shot fired–except on reruns of Miami Vice.