Weibo is one of the country’s biggest platforms for public debate. Photo: Shutterstock
Weibo is one of the country’s biggest platforms for public debate. Photo: Shutterstock

Weibo chairman backs Chinese censors’ crackdown and promises ‘ecologically sound’ cyberspace

  • Cao Guowei also promises to promote government-affiliated accounts to guide online debate in article for magazine published by country’s online regulator
  • Weibo has already started revealing user locations to combat ‘misinformation’ and uses a network of volunteers to monitor and report content

Weibo is one of the country’s biggest platforms for public debate. Photo: Shutterstock
Weibo is one of the country’s biggest platforms for public debate. Photo: Shutterstock
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