Early this month, Hong Kong’s Education Bureau deleted an article from their website after...
by Samuel Wade | Jan 6, 2014
Global Times reports instructions for TV and radio hosts to use more “proper...
by dwang | Jun 4, 2009
The Foreign Expert has translated an article at YWeekend disparaging the use of local dialects in the workplace: Recently, a small, privately held enterprise in Wuhan issued a “prohibition against dialects” to its workers,...
by Mo Ming | Mar 7, 2007
From BBC News Only about half of China’s population can speak the national language, Mandarin, according to the state news agency Xinhua. More men speak Mandarin than women, and more urbanites speak the language than those in rural areas, Xinhua said. For many years now, the government has tried to increase the use of Mandarin, […]
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- Forum 2000 – Xiao Qiang: Digital authoritarianism in China undermines democratic values
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- The Jamestown Foundation – Hong Kong Cracks Down on National Security Imperatives Amid Electoral Reforms