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  1. Censorship of internet against China's interests

    Posted Aug 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on the world's greatest sporting event and- because they cannot access all the information that they want to- are instead writing about media censorship. The controversy hurts the image of both China and the IOC. But all is not lost: censorship is not a hard and fast matter. If the values of the Olympics are to be upheld, the order for unfettered access can be easily given. It is in China ...

  2. Censorship fears after edict over porn filter

    Posted Jun 09th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by the mainland to increase internet censorship. But the new rule was welcomed by mainland parents concerned about their children easily accessing pornography. All computer manufactures, distributors ... such as drug use. After installing and running the program, which is available for free download from all major internet portals on the mainland, the South China Morning Post found the program could ...

  3. News - China

    Beijing issues press credentials to foreign journalists after delay

    Posted Dec 20th 2013, 04:06am by Staff Reporter

    ... was effectively forcing the reporters out. Watch: Taiwanese animators poke fun at Bloomberg’s apparent self-censorship on China Both Bloomberg and the Times have had their websites blocked since late last ... to the China-based reporters of Bloomberg, after a tense delay seen as retaliation for hard-hitting reports on the country's leaders. Accreditation for several reporters from The New York Times has also ...

  4. Web filters are affair for parents, not government

    Posted Jul 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The storm of objections to Beijing's order that all computers sold on the mainland must have its specially produced pornography filtering software installed has led to a welcome climbdown. Whether the announcement of a delay hours before the measure ...

  5. Beijing's ban on English Wikipedia rescinded

    Posted Apr 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... last year. Mainland netizens applauded the relaxation in censorship even though several sites, such as those operated by human rights groups and others deemed subversive by the country's ... entry for Tibet, 'Tibet proclaimed its independence from China in 1911 on the eve of the fall of the Qing dynasty and its subsequent internal turmoil, while China never renounced its claim ...

  6. Internet patrol system extended

    Posted May 15th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a trial launch in Shenzhen early this year. The programme comes after numerous attempts this year to tighten control over online content, including a pledge of self-censorship by 43 Beijing ... gambling suspects were arrested in another crackdown last year. 'Rampant online crimes are a reflection of China's current social disorder. Since a majority of China's 110 million ...

  7. Crackdown on illegal magazines

    Posted Nov 25th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... magazine distributed in China. The banned publications include People Rights, China Legal News, China Mold News, China Education Magazine (and nine others with similar education titles), Modern Chinese Medicine and China Medicine and Health. The administration said it would ban publications without proper documentation and hunt down the work units or individuals responsible for illegal ...

  8. Review of China watered down, observers say

    Posted Feb 10th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... comments were mostly developing countries that are China's traditional allies. Iran, for example, praised China's internet censorship policies. Tough comment was rare even among some ... Kristine Kwok The United Nations' review of China's human rights situation was ineffective and watered down because many participating countries were not critical enough to hold ...

  9. Cartoon collection delayed while two cartoons removed: report

    Posted Jul 21st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and another Chinese-language newspaper Ming Pao Daily, said the incident was 'worrying'. He said he was concerned there could be censorship of books- especially history books on modern China. A Joint Publishing assistant chief editor, surnamed Lee, was quoted by Apple Daily as saying the two Zunzi cartoons were not published because they were 'outdated'. He said ...

  10. Self-censorship in media 'worsens'

    Posted Jul 06th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Hong Kong's media has become more reluctant to criticise Beijing and self-censorship has worsened in the past year, the Hong Kong Journalists Association warns. ... to a 'partly free' region, because of what it said was Beijing's growing influence over Hong Kong media. Mak also said self-censorship was increasing and media organisations were trying ...




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