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WeChat is Beijing's latest target for online controls

Creators of online groups to be responsible for managing information within their forums and members' behaviour

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WeChat has evolved from instant messaging to become a social network by adding news feeds, photo sharing and other services.

Hong Kong

SELF-CENSORSHIP is kicking in fast on WeChat as China's new rules on message groups cast a chill among the 963 million users of Tencent Holdings Ltd's social network.

Regulations released on Sept 7 made creators of online groups responsible...

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