Posts Tagged ‘ Weibo ’

Tough Times

Dec 30th, 2016 | By
Tough Times This post by veteran economic journalist Yu Shenghai predicting tough times ahead for China's economy in 2017 was deleted from Weibo.


Who Will Cry Injustice?

Sep 23rd, 2016 | By
Who Will Cry Injustice? On September 22, human rights lawyer Xia Lin was sentenced to 12 years in prison. Many social media posts about the case have been removed.


NO to election coverage on Weibo

Sep 5th, 2016 | By
NO to election coverage on Weibo A record 1.9 million people turned out to vote in last night's Legislative Council elections in Hong Kong. Meanwhile, censors in China scrambled to remove all trace of the news.


Innovation, so the Party can shine

Sep 2nd, 2016 | By
Innovation, so the Party can shine As the global media ecosystem undergoes rapid and fundamental change, China’s leaders glimpse a once-in-a-generation opportunity to put the Communist Party back in control of public opinion.


HSBC story deleted from Weibo

Feb 10th, 2015 | By
HSBC story deleted from Weibo This post about a story from the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists revealing that the daughter of former premier Li Peng held millions in a Swiss HSBC account was deleted from Sina Weibo today.