A motorist travels past an Alibaba office building in Shanghai, China, on December 24, 2020. Photo: Bloomberg A motorist travels past an Alibaba office building in Shanghai, China, on December 24, 2020. Photo: Bloomberg
A motorist travels past an Alibaba office building in Shanghai, China, on December 24, 2020. Photo: Bloomberg

Chinese state media signal Beijing’s attempt to ease panic about its tech crackdown in unusual front-page editorial

  • People’s Daily editorial says regulation of private education, data security and platform economy is ‘not targeted at specific industries or businesses’
  • Communist Party mouthpiece stresses Beijing’s support of the private sector after stock market rout

Topic |   China technology
A motorist travels past an Alibaba office building in Shanghai, China, on December 24, 2020. Photo: Bloomberg A motorist travels past an Alibaba office building in Shanghai, China, on December 24, 2020. Photo: Bloomberg
A motorist travels past an Alibaba office building in Shanghai, China, on December 24, 2020. Photo: Bloomberg
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