Proposed rules by the Cyberspace Administration of China require social media platforms to have adequate staff for monitoring comments posted by users. Photo: AP Photo
Proposed rules by the Cyberspace Administration of China require social media platforms to have adequate staff for monitoring comments posted by users. Photo: AP Photo
Censorship

China to tighten grip on social media comments, requiring sites to employ sufficient content moderators

  • The draft regulation demands platforms to employ a content moderation team commensurate with the scale of the service
  • The proposed rules by the Cyberspace Administration of China also spell out the punishments associated with violations

Proposed rules by the Cyberspace Administration of China require social media platforms to have adequate staff for monitoring comments posted by users. Photo: AP Photo
Proposed rules by the Cyberspace Administration of China require social media platforms to have adequate staff for monitoring comments posted by users. Photo: AP Photo
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