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  1. Beijing's internet dilemma

    Posted Apr 14th 2004, 12:00am by Paul Moon, Paul Mooney

    ... if it has not already turned the technology to its own advantage as a tool of repression. But these may be fleeting victories as the growing strength of China's netizens begins to overwhelm the censors- known as 'Big Mamas'. No one knows exactly how big China's internet police force is, although estimates run as high as 40,000. But whatever its size, it is more ...

  2. China's losing battle to control cyberspace

    Posted Jul 23rd 2003, 12:00am by John Gittings

    ... The Sars crisis in China has provided intriguing evidence on how the use of modern communications - particularly the internet and mobile technology - can be used to break down the walls of official secrecy. When China sought to conceal the spread of the virus, millions of Chinese turned to their keyboards and mobile phones to access banned foreign reports and censored domestic ...

  3. Cheeky BBC shows cut to prevent Asian blushes

    Posted Oct 31st 2004, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... suitable to the market from a content point of view. It could mean editing programmes to make them more sensitive and more appropriate.' He stressed there would be no political censorship ... closely with operators in Thailand and Korea,' she said. 'China is a big market but it is very hard to get a licence [to broadcast]. It is something we definitely want to tackle, ...

  4. Hong Kong's autonomy is not under threat

    Posted Jul 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the last seven years, with their strong support, we have successfully turned this into an everyday reality. Hong Kong remains separate and distinct from China in its economic, trade, legal ... MUIR, Causeway Bay Author's response If you read to the end of Shichang's review of my book Losing the New China ('Jet-setter's rite of passage in Beijing', June 28), ...

  5. Quick on the draw

    Posted Sep 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Prince De La Bun- which drew upon a variety of styles of animation, from 3-D to more traditional techniques. Like many in the industry, he is quick to point towards the opening market in China ... 'They require a lot of animation and the demand is positive, but the industry is only in the beginning stages. It is still a recent phenomenon in China. 'And it is a new direction ...

  6. The Planner

    Posted Oct 24th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Wed, 3pm-4pm, HK Science Museum Lecture Hall, 2 Science Museum Rd, TST East. Free. Inquiries: 2732 3232 Western China Film Festival Screenings at various times and venues. All films ... as well as a take on censorship in the context of art. Thu-Sun, 8pm (3pm matinee Sat-Sun), The Necessary Stage Black Box, 278 Marine Parade Rd, S$26. Inquiries: (65) 6348 5555 or www.sistic.com ...



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