Hundreds of state media adverts are running on Facebook. Photo: AP

How China is spending big to push its official message through Facebook and Twitter

  • Beijing’s propaganda drive is facing increased scrutiny after recent crackdown by social media giants
  • Accounts show that China’s internet regulator agreed a contract worth almost US$1m with People’s Daily while hundreds of state media ads are running on Facebook
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Hundreds of state media adverts are running on Facebook. Photo: AP
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