Commuters use their phones on a subway in Beijing on April 8, 2019. Photo: AFP Commuters use their phones on a subway in Beijing on April 8, 2019. Photo: AFP
Commuters use their phones on a subway in Beijing on April 8, 2019. Photo: AFP
Social media

China updates rules on social media accounts, increasing the already high cost of moderation

  • Updated rules on public social media accounts detail scope of banned activities
  • ‘Self-media’ draws increasing government scrutiny as popularity soars

Topic |   Social media
Commuters use their phones on a subway in Beijing on April 8, 2019. Photo: AFP Commuters use their phones on a subway in Beijing on April 8, 2019. Photo: AFP
Commuters use their phones on a subway in Beijing on April 8, 2019. Photo: AFP
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