The Unpublished FoxConn Story from ESWN

September 26, 2006 at 5:46 am (China, Companies, Economics, Law)


The following is a translation of a blog post by Southern Weekend reporter Fu Jianfeng (傅剑锋).  This is about the FoxConn-versus-China Business News case that Fu and his colleagues were working on, but never go to publish it after a ban was issued on further coverage.  So this is yet another case in which an unpublishable case found itself on the Internet instead, with all sorts of delicious details that could not have been published either.  This is a perfect illustration of how the Internet has transformed China …[more]


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  1. What’s Wrong with China’s media « Random Blog 乱 博 said,

    […] Here is a simple example of the differences between a Chinese newspaper and an American media outlet: China Business News published a story based on online chat; Bloomberg refuses to publish any stories with anonymous sources except if the editor-in-chief agrees. […]

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