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  1. Challenges come thick and fast for chief of Ogilvy PR

    Posted Apr 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... market, citing government censorship and hacking. Stern Hu, China operation head of Rio Tinto, the Australian iron ore supplier, was sentenced to 10 years in jail for taking bribes from Chinese steel plant officials and for commercial espionage. And Zhejiang Geely Holding Group, China's biggest private carmaker, cut a deal to acquire the Volvo brand from Ford Motor for US$1.8 ...

  2. Kindle hot property as it leaps Great Firewall

    Posted Nov 01st 2010, 12:00am by Adrian Wan

    ... Why? Because it easily circumvents the mainland's internet censoring system, dubbed the Great Firewall of China. Owners are extolling the ability of its internet browsing function ... China. Kindles are a rare sight on the mainland because, as the Seattle-based e-commerce giant says on its website, it is currently unable to ship the devices or offer content there. But some ...

  3. Mutual respect needed in Sino-Australian ties

    Posted Aug 12th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Australia is walking a diplomatic tightrope with China. The nation's economic well-being is heavily dependent on Chinese trade, but its political and social values and security ... will not be fair. Diplomatic tensions have been added to with the visit to Australia of exiled Uygur leader Rebiya Kadeer, accused by Beijing of instigating ethnic unrest in Xinjiang last month. China ...

  4. Word made flesh

    Posted May 02nd 2004, 12:00am by I-ching Ng

    ... self-censorship. More than a year after mainland publisher Citic bought the rights, the Chinese translation is in limbo still. Two months ago, Quan told the South China Morning Post's Cityseen column ... Quan says it's only a matter of time before China is ready for sexual frankness. In the meantime, such restraints are good 'discipline for a writer'. 'Sexual censorship goes ...

  5. Yahoo! searches for the easiest way to expand

    Posted Nov 10th 2004, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... Mark O'Neill in Shanghai US giant hopes to become the No1 in China by buying up the competition This autumn 1,000 search-engine servers from the United States were installed on the 14th floor of an office tower in Beijing. They belong to Yahoo!, one of the world's two biggest search-engine companies. The office also houses the servers of China's three biggest ...

  6. Fair share

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

    ... of balance,' says Kong. Publishers say China lags the west in most research areas and its literature is hampered by censorship. 'We're going through a phase where the fundamental controls ... for months. But recent figures show there's good growth. According to the National Copyright Administration of China, 1,664 foreign titles were bought by Chinese publishers in 1995. In 2002, ...



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