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  1. Internet group denies funds abuse

    Posted Jul 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Simpson Cheung simpson.cheung@scmp.com The Internet Professional Association has denied abusing public funds, as the city's graft-buster pointed to flaws in the firm's management of a government internet-learning project, implicating a leading candidate to be the next information-technology chief. The association, or iProA, which attracted controversy last year over alleged ...

  2. Legco members 'internet failures'

    Posted May 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... politics, social media are more akin to notice boards, a local concern group says. According to a survey conducted by non-profit group the Community Development Initiative (CDI), while the internet ... are lagging behind. The CDI, set up to better people's standard of living through research and education, believes lawmakers must grasp the potential of the internet to help society progress. ...

  3. News - China - POLITICS

    ‘Make it short!’: reports of verbose official’s dressing down censored

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 02:15pm by Keira Lu Huang

    ... Keira Lu Huang keira.huang@scmp.com Articles about party boss's rebuke by a top leader for his wordy speech removed from internet Censors have deleted reports of how an official ... picked up be several media outlets. The internet reports were widely shared online, but all traces of the discussions have now been removed by the censors. Searches for the stories on Baidu, Sina ...

  4. Profile of Zhao Ziyang disappears from internet site

    Posted Feb 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... a web-based encyclopedia similar to Wikipedia, after just two days. Internet users discovered that Zhao's profile, which first appeared on Monday night, was blocked by internet censors on Wednesday morning. A search for Zhao's name on Baidu Baike, run by Baidu, the mainland's largest internet search engine, now returns a result reading: 'Sorry, the entry you ...

  5. Election rules put candidates off internet

    Posted Sep 25th 2011, 12:00am

    ... that he had been told he would need to report all the comments and actions of other internet users made in response to his posts on Facebook. Tanya Chan, a Civic Party lawmaker and a candidate ...

  6. Internet scammers target Green Card lottery programme

    Posted Aug 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... John Carney john.carney@scmp.com Internet scammers in Hong Kong are using fraudulent e-mails and letters to pose as the US government in an attempt to extract payments from applicants of the Diversity Immigrant Visa programme. Those receiving the e-mail are told they are one of 50,000 winners selected in a random computer draw from 12.1 million entries registered under the programme. ...

  7. It's all smears, says winner of internet contract

    Posted Jul 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Dennis Chong and Fanny W. Y. Fung Winnie Tang Shuk-ming, the businesswoman at the centre of controversy over a government internet programme, broke her silence yesterday, saying all accusations against her were smear attempts- without saying who was behind them. The president of the Internet Professional Association (iProA) also refused to disclose whether she was involved ...

  8. Activists hijack forum on internet election rules

    Posted Jun 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ng Kang-chung kc.ng@scmp.com Activists hijacked an electoral forum in Causeway Bay yesterday in protest at an election-rules proposal they say is an attempt to control the internet ... of a consultation on a commission document released last month with proposals that include requiring internet programmes related to an election to give equal time to each candidate, and prohibiting ...

  9. Sweeping crackdown targets stealth marketing on internet

    Posted Apr 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Will Clem in Shanghai The central government has launched a sweeping crackdown on 'illegal internet public relations' campaigns to stamp out the use of message board posts ... recent years, a number of enterprises and individuals have employed... illegal methods to carry out internet public relations activities,' the state mouthpiece reported, adding ...

  10. Internet activist Du Daobin freed but deprived of political rights for 2 years

    Posted Dec 10th 2010, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan Prominent writer and internet activist Du Daobin was released from a Hubei prison yesterday after serving a three-year sentence for 'inciting subversion of state power'. But Human Rights in China says Du was ordered to remain silent after being deprived of his political rights for two years, prohibiting him from voting, accepting interviews, making ...




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