Tag Archives: Internet Censorship
- China’s new internet watchdog; Chinese bet online twice as much as Yanks
May 6, 2011
Xinhua reports that Chinese authorities announced the launch of the new State Internet Information Office (SIIO) on Wednesday. Its mandate is to improve the legal, administrative and technical systems meant to regulate the internet, strengthen coordination between the different authorities tasked with monitoring for illegal/undesirable online activities, and investigate and...
- Indonesia seeks ‘cool down’ after net censorship protest
February 25, 2010
What's Indonesian for 'chill out, dude'? While it's not the full retreat on internet censorship that just went down in Poland, Indonesia's Communications and Information Technology Minister Tifatul Sembirin has implemented a 'cool-down period' to analyze negative public reaction to his planned bill to monitor internet content. The bill, which...
- Google may close Chinese operations
January 12, 2010
Anyone who has visited China or does business in China will know that there are concerns with privacy and Internet censorship. I was reading a Blog post today by Google, which truly highlights these areas. In China you have to censor certain search results and websites are routinely blocked by...
AGTech inks online lottery deal with China’s Alipay
March 24, 2017
China only pretending to fight bitcoin
September 12, 2017