China steps up TV censorship – CBC

From CBC:

In a new attempt to reassert control over popular culture, China has barred new foreign television channels and plans to step up of imported programs.

China has greatly liberalized media markets over the past three years and broadcasters such as . and Viacom have moved in.

But that’s prompted concern among China’s leadership about safeguarding “national cultural ,” China’s Culture Ministry announced on its website on Wednesday.

Open popup
X

Welcome back!

CDT is a non-profit media site, and we need your support. Your contribution will help us provide more translations, breaking news, and other content you love.