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  1. News - China

    Dodging the censors ahead of party power shift

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 03:01pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... been removed by “system managers”. The trick is to find similar-sounding words in Chinese when writing on the heavily policed but hugely popular “weibo” sites,  such as Sina Weibo – a microblog ... The country’s microblogs have proved hard to keep in check, with fast-reacting weibo users increasingly challenging official accounts of news events. Fierce online criticism of the government following ...

  2. News - China

    China web users greet Hu speech with derision

    Posted Nov 09th 2012, 06:09pm by Agence France-Presse in Beijing

    ... walk down a good path?” said one user of Sina Weibo, China’s most popular Twitter-like microblogging service. Another Weibo user responded: “Won’t walk down the old path. Won’t walk down ... the huge wealth being amassed by the families of senior leaders. In his address, Hu warned the Communist Party faces “collapse” if it fails to clean up corruption. But some Weibo posts questioned ...

  3. Comment - Blogs

    Toy planes targeted in Beijing's newest 'Sparta' rule

    Posted Nov 01st 2012, 12:50pm by Amy Li

    ... Xiaosong wrote on his Weibo that major TV stations have began banning songs with the word “die” or “down” in it because of fears over bad luck. Does this mean the party is officially into superstition now? Popular Sina weibo user Zuoyeben made a list of new “Sparta” rules in Beijing: Knives and scissors are forbidden on trains. Travellers’ crotches are subjected to airport security ...

  4. News - China - PARTY CONGRESS

    Transparency calls at China congress face tough road

    Posted Nov 11th 2012, 03:49pm by AFP

    ... contenders for promotion to the top echelons of power in Beijing. But their remarks prompted cynical comments from users of Weibo, whose users have helped expose some cases of corruption among ... province, was hailed as a hero for using Weibo to post details of his family income and assets in late October. Among other details, Zhang listed his approximately 3,000 yuan (HK$3,700) monthly ...

  5. Comment - Blogs

    Is ripping up Mao’s portrait a crime?

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 01:32pm by Amy Li

    ... Shuaishuai. They are being sought by police. Chen Ying, wife of Cao Xiaodong, has been seeking help from Weibo, China’s twitter-like service. Chen Ying said her husband broke no law and deserved ...

  6. News - 18th Party Congress - POLITICS

    Wen Jiabao prepares for life of leisure by taking in play at Beijing theatre

    Posted Oct 13th 2012, 12:00am by Li Jing, STEPHEN CHEN

    ... at the Capital Theatre last night to catch a new stage performance by the Beijing People's Art Theatre. Film director He Ping posted a picture on Sina Weibo, showing Wen sitting in the theatre. ...

  7. News - World - America decides

    US example of democracy not lost on mainland internet commentators

    Posted Nov 08th 2012, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... the US elections, even though we are having our party congress and picking a new boss," Ma wrote on his Sina Weibo account. Others were more sarcastic. "The happiest thing for Chinese ... and online platforms tried to play down or suppress commentary that appeared to use the US elections as an opportunity to agitate for political change. Ma's Sina Weibo post, for instance, ...

  8. Comment - Blogs

    Xi Jinping's punctuality #FAIL wins him Twitter hashtag

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 01:12pm by John Kennedy

    ... some love as stepped up to the microphone, even a man crush  - and a search on Sina Weibo for Xi's name still excludes 'tweets' from individual users. The anticipation of waiting ...

  9. Comment - Blogs - MR. SHANGKONG

    The impact of politics on stock prices

    Posted Nov 07th 2012, 05:08pm by George Chen

    ... The opinions expressed in the column Mr. Shangkong are all his own. Follow him on  twitter.com/george_chen or weibo.com/georgeschen ...

  10. News - China

    China congress highlights contrast with Taiwan

    Posted Nov 10th 2012, 03:27pm by Associated Press in Taipei

    ... on Sina Weibo, a Chinese version of Twitter. “They would no doubt fight democracy as if their lives depended on it.” ...




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