Users of popular Chinese review platform Douban will not be able to reply to any posts and articles on the platform until September 13. Photo: Reuters
Users of popular Chinese review platform Douban will not be able to reply to any posts and articles on the platform until September 13. Photo: Reuters

Chinese review platform Douban suspends reply function amid Beijing’s crackdown on social media

  • Douban cited ‘technical reasons’ for suspending its reply function until September 13
  • The platform has become a popular online meeting place for users to discuss the latest gossip and updates in China’s entertainment industry

Users of popular Chinese review platform Douban will not be able to reply to any posts and articles on the platform until September 13. Photo: Reuters
Users of popular Chinese review platform Douban will not be able to reply to any posts and articles on the platform until September 13. Photo: Reuters
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