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  1. News - China - MEDIA

    State media asserts sexual misconduct claims against detained Boxun journalist

    Posted May 14th 2014, 06:00pm by Staff Reporter

    ... confession video. Xiang, a long-time contributor to Boxun.com, a community website that covers human rights and politics in China, confessed on CCTV yesterday that he sent more than 1,000 articles ... published an editorial suggesting that such websites blindly criticise China’s political system. “These websites focus on attacking the rise of China; that’s why they still exist,” said ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - MEDIA

    Fears over erosion of Hong Kong press freedom as Beijing flexes muscle

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 01:47pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... had been cut from a number of China-affiliated organisations. The CPJ report said more than half of Hong Kong’s media owners have been given roles in China’s political assemblies, making them ... come at a time of fervent debate over political reform. China has promised the city, whose current chief executive is appointed by a pro-Beijing committee, will see a transition to universal ...

  3. News - China - MEDIA

    Unusual commentary on accidents 'reflects party's lack of confidence'

    Posted Aug 30th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... highlighted a difference of opinion among state media on the mainland, in such a politically uncertain and sensitive period before the power shift, according to someone familiar with the nation's ... as they are backed by a powerful political faction. We call it limited diversity." Zhan said Xinhua's English service may also be subjected to less censorship. Xinhua published a similar commentary ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - MEDIA

    Cartoonists draw attention to press freedom at FCC exhibition

    Posted Jun 06th 2014, 04:06am by Tanna Chong

    ... on the wall of its main bar- is on show for a month. Among the contributors are South China Morning Post political cartoonist Harry Harrison and Zunzi, who draws for Apple Daily and Ming Pao. ... Tanna Chong tanna.chong@scmp.com Artists showcase their political cartoons amid growing fears of media suppression in the city Cartoonists draw attention to press freedom Local newspaper ...

  5. News - China - MEDIA

    Southern Weekly censorship row escalates as staff strike, hundreds sign petition

    Posted Jan 07th 2013, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... blamed Tuo for turning the editorial, calling for political reform, into a tribute to one-party rule the day before publication. Hundreds of intellectuals, journalists and internet users have ... order from Beijing, the Shaanxi-based China Business News published a commentary calling the row a test of the leadership's ability to govern and heed public concerns. "The conflict ...

  6. News - World - MEDIA

    Bloomberg hits China roadblock over reporting of sensitive issues

    Posted Nov 25th 2013, 09:17pm by NYT

    ... news in China, not political news, according to employees with knowledge of the discussions. Editors ordered the article deleted from the website. "A lot of people were angry they would ... The New York Times Concern growing that journalism is being compromised to allow financial network to maintain business ties and appease Beijing Bloomberg shifts focus in China Champagne ...

  7. News - China - MEDIA

    Princeling Hu Deping to head up embattled liberal magazine Yanhuang Chunqiu

    Posted Oct 27th 2014, 05:46am by Minnie Chan

    ... The appointment of Hu Deping to oversee outspoken political magazine Yanhuang Chunqiu was the publication's first step to fend off official moves to threaten its independence, outgoing publisher Du ... with the Association for Yan Huang Culture of China, a social organisation with ties to the culture ministry, but was ordered last month to switch affiliation to a body directly under the ministry's ...

  8. News - China - MEDIA

    Chinese journalist jailed for defamation after writing exposés on state firm Zoomlion

    Posted Oct 17th 2014, 02:00pm by Reuters

    ... in China, has drawn public attention to the role and plight of whistle-blowers as the country’s leadership moves to eradicate graft. Last year, New Express published two front-page pleas for police ... to 10 months in jail and fined 10,000 yuan. Chinese journalists say they are often intimidated, harassed or detained if they tread on politically sensitive stories. In August, Liu Hu, a Chinese ...

  9. News - China - MEDIA

    China orders journalists to 'master Marxist news values' in new guidelines

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 05:25pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Beijing All China Journalists’ Association publishes new list of rules in latest round of party's crackdown on media China today ordered its journalists to learn “Marxist news values” and uphold the principles of news as prescribed by the ruling Communist Party – the latest step in President Xi Jinping’s crackdown on the media. The guidelines by the All China ...

  10. News - China - MEDIA

    Protesters demand press freedom over censorship row at Southern Weekly

    Posted Jan 07th 2013, 09:31pm by AFP

    ... they dream of under China’s social and political reality today,” it said. “The media will by no means become a ‘political special area’ in China.” The media would “undoubtedly be a loser” ... for the realisation of a “dream of constitutionalism in China” to protect rights. All mainland media organisations are subject to instructions from government propaganda departments, which often suppress news ...




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