censorship

Mar 4, 2020

China and the US dial up media war

The ongoing tussle between China and the US has evolved into a game of press expulsions.

Feb 7, 2018

What if China closes the VPN window in its 'great firewall'?

Amid reports that China is ready to block non-approved VPN (virtual private network) services, how will the industry be impacted?

Feb 20, 2017

Censored-book shop, disappearing art highlight threats to expression

Amnesty International, with Ogilvy and Brand Union, makes a statement about erosion of freedom in Hong Kong.

Aug 6, 2012

China’s ban on remakes of foreign shows: A decision made by 'old-school minds'

BEIJING - SARFT, China’s film and TV censorship board, has issued six more thou-shalt-nots in a list of new regulations for Chinese television, one of which is a ban on remakes or clones of foreign TV shows.

Jun 10, 2011

Digital moves this week from Barbie, Apple and Twangoo

A roundup of the latest digital people moves, account wins, pitches and developments across the Asia-Pacific region.

Oct 22, 2010

News portals FT, Wall Street Journal experience access issues in China

BEIJING – Major news and media portals like the Chinese website of the Financial Times and Wall Street Journal have been experiencing blockage of their sites, leading to heated discussions on chat forums.