At BloombergView, Adam Minter reports that the Chinese Communist Party is renewing a campaign to...
Mar 24, 2011
Following China’s failure to meet a WTO deadline on relaxing cultural import controls, The Guardian describes the Chinese film industry’s fears of “colonisation” if Hollywood movies flood in: The 20...
Sep 22, 2009
China is appealing the WTO ruling against China’s limitations on the importation of foreign cultural products such as movies, books, and music. From AP: The World Trade Organization announced the appeal in a statement to...
Aug 17, 2009
From Wall Street Journal: China said it is preparing to appeal last week’s World Trade Organization ruling that could help to force open the country’s market for U.S. movies, music and books. “We are preparing...
Aug 13, 2009
The Chinese government has responded to the WTO ruling against limitations on imports of foreign movies, books and music. From the Financial Times: China on Thursday said it would consider launching an appeal against a World...
Jun 15, 2005
From the Christian Science Monitor: In China, foreign-culture imports are carefully watched and vetted. No organized initiatives, no serious advertising, no creation of media fads or buzz can take place without party approval. Fads are pushed, experimented with, and sometimes abandoned if their popularity becomes too great or worrisome. “For many reasons, China allows in […]
CDT in the News
- MIT Technology Review – Now China wants to censor online comments
- The Globe and Mail – Shanghai leaves lockdown after two months, but ‘zero COVID’ policy remains
- WION – Shanghai residents spent 2 months ‘locked’ up, but China bans media from calling it a ‘lockdown’
- The Independent – Shanghai prohibits media from using the term ‘lockdown’
- Guardian – Shanghai reportedly bans media use of the term ‘lockdown’ as lockdown ends