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China Tightens Online Video Controls, Jolting Investors

China Tightens Online Video Controls, Jolting Investors

By Joe McDonald | Jun 25
Three popular Chinese internet services have been ordered to stop streaming video after censors complained it contained improper comments on sensitive issues.

Wasted Green Power Tests China's Energy Leadership

Wasted Green Power Tests China's Energy Leadership

By Matthew Brown | Jun 7
China's scramble to curb pollution has made it the world leader in renewable energy development, yet increasing amounts of that green power have gone unused.

AP Explains: Why China is Stepping Up Against Climate Change

AP Explains: Why China is Stepping Up Against Climate Change

By Matthew Brown | Jun 5
By backing off the U.S. commitment to address climate change, President Donald Trump leaves an opening for a chief economic rival, China, to expand its increasing dominance in the renewable energy industry.

China Shuts Some Live Streaming Sites, Punishes Companies

China Shuts Some Live Streaming Sites, Punishes Companies

May 26
Chinese authorities have punished dozens of companies involved in live online broadcasting and shut down numerous hosting platforms for showing content that was pornographic, related to gambling or involved other content deemed unacceptable.

China Clamps Down on Online News with New Security Rules

China Clamps Down on Online News with New Security Rules

By Matthew Brown | May 5
China is tightening rules for online news as censors try to control a flood of information spread through instant-messaging apps, blogs and other media sources that are proliferating across the country.

Game Developers Look To China As A New Market For Gay Games

Game Developers Look To China As A New Market For Gay Games

By Tucker Berardi | Apr 30
Developers are working toward creating a "pink economy," a business model that caters to the LGBT community. The market for LGBT content is growing, and businesses are scrambling to secure their place in the new territory.

China Launches Its 1st Unmanned Cargo Spacecraft

China Launches Its 1st Unmanned Cargo Spacecraft

Apr 21
China on Thursday launched its first unmanned cargo spacecraft on a mission to dock with the country's space station, marking further progress in the ambitious Chinese space program.

Cherry Blossoms Lure Admirers Around Northern Asia

Cherry Blossoms Lure Admirers Around Northern Asia

Apr 11
China, Japan and South Korea may have their differences, but they mostly see eye-to-eye on cherry blossoms.

U.S. Cities Roll Out Welome Mat for Chinese Visitors

U.S. Cities Roll Out Welome Mat for Chinese Visitors

By Philip Marcelo | Mar 31
The American hospitality industry is stepping up efforts to make Chinese visitors feel more welcome, since they are projected to soon surpass travelers from the United Kingdom and Japan as the single largest overseas demographic.

Report: China Developing Advanced Lunar Mission Spaceship

Mar 12
China is developing an advanced new spaceship capable of both flying in low-Earth orbit and landing on the moon, according to state media, in another bold step for a space program that equaled the U.S. in number of rocket launches last year.

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