China orders app stores to register in bid to crack down on 'illegal information'

APP STORES operating in mainland China must register with the government’s Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) this week in what the government claims is an attempt to clamp down on the spread of ‘illegal information’. It follows the passage of a law in June 2016 that will also require mobile…

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