The document comes as Beijing ramps up efforts to regulate the country’s booming digital economy. Photo: Reuters
The document comes as Beijing ramps up efforts to regulate the country’s booming digital economy. Photo: Reuters

Beijing pushes stricter online content controls, including review by national ‘rumour debunking’ mechanism

  • Party states all levels of government should strengthen their governance to bring ideology, culture, moral standards and online behaviour under control
  • Chinese authorities have recently upped their efforts to control online narratives, deciding what counts as truth as opposed to falsehood

Topic |   Censorship in China
The document comes as Beijing ramps up efforts to regulate the country’s booming digital economy. Photo: Reuters
The document comes as Beijing ramps up efforts to regulate the country’s booming digital economy. Photo: Reuters
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