Faaez Samadi
Mar 7, 2017

Brands suspend Vietnam YouTube ads due to government probe

YouTube has responded to a Vietnamese government investigation and news of big-name brands halting advertising activity on the platform.

YouTube has issued a statement regarding an ongoing investigation in Vietnam over alleged inappropriate content on its platform.

Responding to Campaign Asia-Pacific, in a emailed statement YouTube said We have clear policies for content removal requests from governments around the world.

We rely on governments to notify us of content that they believe is illegal through official processes, and where appropriate, will restrict it after a thorough review....

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