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China to strengthen internet censorship - report

Monday 8 May 2017 | 11:48 CET | News
China will strengthen its internet regulations, increasing controls over search engines and online news portals, Reuters reports. Under a 5-year cultural development and reform plan released by the party and State Council, or Cabinet, the government aims at "perfecting" laws and rules related to the internet. The new measures include a qualification system for people working in online news, according to the plan, Xinhua news agency reports.

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Countries: China
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