2009/01/05

China targets Google in crackdown on pornography


China targets Google in crackdown on pornography
The Associated Press
BEIJING (AP) — China launched a major crackdown on Internet pornography Monday targeting popular online portals and major search engines such as Google. ...

Hong Kong's main stock index rises 3.5 percent
The Associated Press
Growing optimism that 2009 might see a turnaround in the global economy, fueled by more stimulus talk in China and the US, also lifted sentiment. ...