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China's Chilling Warning To Teachers

AP | Posted 01.21.2015 | Media

BEIJING (AP) — In a story Nov. 21 about university lecturers being monitored by reporters from a Communist Party-run newspaper, The Associated Press...

China Tightens Grip Over Internet, Media

Reuters | Paul Carsten | Posted 01.19.2015 | Media

By Paul Carsten WUZHEN China (Reuters) - Chinese officials called on Wednesday for controls on the Internet to preserve stability, sayin...

China Jails Two Journalists Accused Of Fabricating Stories

AP | By CHRISTOPHER BODEEN | Posted 12.17.2014 | Media

BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese court on Friday jailed two journalists accused of taking bribes and smearing an engineering company with fabricated article...

China Sends Warning To Foreign Media

Reuters | Posted 12.15.2014 | Media

HONG KONG, Oct 15 (Reuters) - A Chinese official told foreign media in Hong Kong on Wednesday that China has seen interference in the city's pro-demo...

China Won't Show Images Of Hong Kong Protests In Media

AP | By DIDI TANG | Posted 11.30.2014 | Media

BEIJING (AP) — China's government has cut off news about Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests to the rest of the country, a clampdown so thorough that...

China Is Making Reporting Even Harder For Foreign Journalists

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 09.17.2014 | Media

China's government has made conditions for foreign journalists even worse in the past year by restricting where they can travel, according to a recent...

Chinese Journalists Arrested In Fraud Probe

Reuters | Posted 11.04.2014 | Media

(Recasts, adds background, analyst's quotes) BEIJING, Sept 4 (Reuters) - Chinese police have arrested eight people, including several ...

China Tightens Restrictions On Journalists

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 07.10.2014 | Media

China's government has sent a new warning to journalists telling them to steer clear of foreign news outlets, the New York Times reported Thursday. ...

China's Press Freedom Is Getting Worse

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 06.18.2014 | Media

The latest report from the Foreign Correspondents' Club of China shows no improvement in the conditions for journalists in the country. The FCCC, ...

China Detains Journalist Ahead Of Tiananmen Square Anniversary

AP | By GILLIAN WONG | Posted 07.08.2014 | Media

BEIJING (AP) — A veteran journalist who was among prominent intellectuals jailed during China's 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown has been detained ju...

Liu Jianfeng Tests New Model for Chinese Journalists

Committee to Protect Journalists | Posted 05.06.2014 | World
Committee to Protect Journalists

Last July, veteran Chinese journalist Liu Jianfeng posted an announcement on the Chinese microblog Weibo confirming his intention to become an independent investigator and writer. In a country where all media remains state-owned, Liu's plan was a bold one.


Reuters | Posted 04.25.2014 | Media

By James Pomfret HONG KONG, Feb 23 (Reuters) - Thousands rallied outside Hong Kong's government headquarters on Sunday demanding the c...

Matt Sheehan

The Chinese Press Battles For Hearts And Minds Abroad | Matt Sheehan | Posted 11.26.2014 | World

SAN FRANCISCO -- At 9:25 p.m. on New Year's Day, Feng Yan parked his minivan outside the Chinese consulate here, doused the front door of the building...

China's Crackdown On Foreign Reporting Hits NY Times Hard

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 01.28.2014 | Media

BEIJING (AP) — The government is intensifying efforts to control foreign media coverage of China, blocking websites, harassing reporters trying to c...

China Media Group Under Fire

AP | By GILLIAN WONG | Posted 03.01.2014 | Media

BEIJING (AP) — A southern Chinese news company at the center of free speech protests earlier this year has come under fire for turning against demon...


Reuters | Posted 02.22.2014 | Media

BEIJING, Dec 23 (Reuters) - China's ruling Communist Party told the already tightly monitored state media on Monday that they should not be reportin...

Bloomberg Reporters Get China Press Credentials

AP | Posted 02.18.2014 | Media

BEIJING (AP) — Beijing has issued press credentials to financial news agency Bloomberg's China-based reporters after a tense delay seen as retaliati...

Michael Calderone

China Foreign Press Crackdown Prompts Calls For Visa Retaliation | Michael Calderone | Posted 12.18.2013 | Media

NEW YORK –- When Vice President Joe Biden recently addressed China’s crackdown on foreign press and the government’s refusal to renew journalist...

Michael Calderone

How The New York Times Gets Around Censors In China | Michael Calderone | Posted 11.19.2013 | Media

NEW YORK -- On Tuesday morning, readers in mainland China could click on New York Times stories about basketball player Jeremy Lin and rapper Eminem, ...

China 2014: Too Little, Too Late for Newbies

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Tom Doctoroff

2014 will be the year leaders of consumer goods producers realize that it may be too late to enter China. If you haven't established significant scale already, you probably never will. The PRC will not be an option for turbo-charging future growth plans for current non-players.

Jon Stewart Becoming A Hit In China

Reuters | Posted 07.20.2013 | Media

By Jane Lee SHANGHAI, May 20 (Reuters) - Humor may not always translate well, but Jon Stewart is picking up millions of fans in China,...

BBC: China's Jamming Our Frequencies

AP | Posted 04.27.2013 | Media

LONDON (AP) — The BBC says it has received reports that its world service English shortwave radio frequencies are being jammed in China and condemns...

Michael Calderone

NY Times, WSJ Hacking Highlights Chinese Resistance To Western Media | Michael Calderone | Posted 02.01.2013 | Media

NEW YORK -- Last October, just a few hours after The New York Times revealed that the family of prime minister Wen Jiabao had quietly accumulated a mu...

China Newspaper Row Shows Government's Firm Grip On The Media

AP | By DIDI TANG and GILLIAN WONG | Posted 03.13.2013 | Media

GUANGZHOU, China (AP) — China's new Communist Party leaders want to appear more open, but they're not about to give up control of the media. That's ...

Fight Against Chinese Journalism Censorship Escalates

AP | By DIDI TANG | Posted 03.09.2013 | Media

GUANGZHOU, China (AP) — An influential weekly newspaper whose staff rebelled to protest heavy-handed censorship by Chinese government officials publ...