A new proposal put before the National People’s Congress realigns the structure of the...
Ministry of Culture
by Samuel Wade | Jul 22, 2016
Last week, senior staff at the reformist journal Yanhuang Chunqiu were replaced by its supervising...
by Samuel Wade | Jul 16, 2016
The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been...
by Samuel Wade | Feb 3, 2016
At South China Morning Post, Nectar Gan reports a newly published warning from former...
by Samuel Wade | Apr 23, 2015
At China Real Time, Te-Ping Chen and Josh Chin report a new crackdown on hiring strippers to...
by Samuel Wade | Dec 18, 2012
Speculation that China’s incoming leaders would sweep Mao’s remains from the political stage turned out to be ill-founded, but the Chairman will be missing from a touring Andy Warhol exhibition when it reaches the...
by Sophie Beach | Jul 10, 2010
The New York Times reports: Like many cities in China, Guangzhou has built a top-notch performing arts arena in the hopes of lifting its cultural credentials and offering new forms of live entertainment to the increasing numbers...
by Paulina Hartono | Nov 19, 2009
According to a statement released yesterday, the Ministry of Culture has set some standards [CN] to regulate online games. From AFP: China has vowed to tighten supervision of its fast-growing online games market, saying some...
by Sophie Beach | Nov 3, 2009
Reuters reports on a growing tiff between the Ministry of Culture and the General Administration for Press and Publications (GAPP) over regulation of the online game World of Warcraft: The rare public turf war between the two...
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