Chinese media companies have been given strict instructions on what they can and cannot say about the trade war. Photo: Ricky Wong

Chinese media told to toe party line on trade war coverage, insiders say

  • Companies allowed to publish only comments made by commerce and foreign ministry spokespeople, news editor says
  • Beijing does not want to deliver ‘an overly nationalistic message’, person says
Topic |   US-China trade war

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Chinese media companies have been given strict instructions on what they can and cannot say about the trade war. Photo: Ricky Wong
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