On the evening of September 14, a rumor that the Inflation Reduction Act recently passed by the United States government will ban Chinese batteries after 2024 spread wildly on Chinese social media. The potential policy was then repudiated by the Secretary of the Board of BYD.
Xinhua News Agency, an official media of Chinese government, on Wednesday issued a document highlighting the necessity to prohibit e-cigarettes from being used by minors.
Following seas of Chinese users flocking to download the invite-only social media application Clubhouse, the app was banned in mainland China on Feb. 8, around 7:30 p.m. local time.
The Indian government announced Tuesday to ban another 43 Chinese apps, including Alibaba-backed Aliexpress.
Here are the hot trending topics in China last week.
A new HTML5 campaign video of “Night at the Museum” by Douyin, or Tik Tok as its international version is called, encountered an unusual social media ban after its launch on May 18.