In partnership with the China Copyright and Media blog, CDT is adding the “Beijing Internet Instructions” series to the Censorship Vault. These directives were originally published on Canyu.org (Participate) and date from 2005 to 2007. According to Canyu, the directives were issued by the Beijing Municipal Network Propaganda Management Office and the State Council Internet management departments and provided to to Canyu by insiders. China Copyright and Media has not verified the source.
The translations are by Rogier Creemers of China Copyright and Media.
25 May 2007, 15:46:08
All websites: Please do not participate in the “China’s 100 Strongest Secondary Schools Selection Event”; do not reprint propaganda or reports concerning this selection event.
24 May 2007, 17:57:48
The article “Census Register Reform Documents Reported to State Council–Lawful Fixed Place Becomes Condition for Move” of 23 May is inaccurate, websites that have already reprinted it must immediately remove it. This article may also not be posted in forums and blogs. Official Xinhua copy is to be taken as standard when reporting census register reform.
24 May 2007, 14:27:00
Explanation of Websites’ Internal Third-Party Supervision Mechanism Work, Please Transmit This to the Responsible Schoolmate
Explanation of Websites’ Internal Third-Party Supervision Mechanism Work
I. Purpose: Promoting websites’ perfect internal supervision mechanisms, and raise self-management levels.
II. Organic setup: All websites’ departments outside the news center are to set up a separate department or small work group of equal rank to the news center, with a company chief inspector level or departmental responsible person in charge, and that directly reports work to the general editor.
III. Main functions: (1) Being responsible to maintain close coordination with the first contact person, jointly receiving and implementing management requirements; the first contact person is still the first interface person with the Municipal Network Management Office notices and
« Back to Article