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Chinese authorities shut down microblogging accounts belonging to a real estate mogul Chinese property tycoon


Following its pledge to more tightly control media, Chinese authorities shut down microblogging accounts belonging to a real estate mogul and frequent government critic after he lambasted state media organs for swearing fealty to the ruling Communist Party.

The Cyberspace Administration of China published on its website Sunday remarks by a spokesman saying Ren Zhiqiang had published illegal information that harbored "evil influence" and urged other online celebrities to behave as "role models who follow laws and regulations."

Known among his more than 30 million online fans as "Cannon Ren" due to his tendency to shoot off on topics ranging from neoliberal economics to housing policy, the 65-year-old stood out in recent years as a high-profile persona who dared to challenge the party leadership in a political environment increasingly intolerant of dissenting voices.

Ren was again a prominent critical voice last week, when he lambasted state media outlets for hosting Chinese President Xi Jinping, who had urged journalists in newsroom visits to focus on "positive news" and to "love the party, protect the party and act in the interest of the party."

Ren questioned whether taxpayer money should fund outlets that serve to promote the Communist Party rather than the public, drawing applause as well as backlash. One news site affiliated with the Beijing municipal party blasted the mogul as a booster for capitalism who sought to topple Communist rule.

The tycoon, a party member and People's Liberation Army veteran, may have crossed the line when he then followed up with a vague post likening China to a company that is responsible to its shareholders rather than its board of directors. His name was promptly censored on social media, although it became a hotly searched term.

The cyberspace administration, which reports to a Communist Party group headed by Xi, said in its statement Sunday that all Internet users must be aware and not cross the "baseline" when it comes to discussing matters regarding the socialist way of governance, the national interest, public order or morality.

Huayuan Group, Ren's Beijing-based real estate firm, did not respond to a fax seeking comment outside regular business hours on Sunday.




继承诺更严格控制媒体,中国当局关闭了微博账号属于地产大亨和政府经常批评后,他骂得狗血淋头国营媒体机关宣誓效忠执政的共产党。

在其网站上周日言论发言人说任志强发表中国的网络空间局曾发表窝藏“邪气”,并敦促其他网络名人表现为非法信息“谁遵循法律法规的榜样。”

在他超过30万在线的球迷称为“大炮仁”之称由于他在主题从自由主义经济学的住房政策,拍客的趋势,65岁,近年来脱颖而出高调的人物谁也不敢挑战在政治环境越来越无法容忍不同声音的党的领导。

任是再一个突出重要的语音上周,当他骂得狗血淋头的状态的媒体主办中国国家主席习近平,谁曾敦促编辑部参观的记者关注“利好消息”,并以“爱党,维护党和行动党的利益“。

仁质疑纳税人的钱是否应该资助那些有助于促进共产党,而不是公共网点,绘画掌声以及反弹。与北京市委市政府下属的一个新闻网站抨击大亨作为资本主义的一个助推器谁寻求推翻共产党的统治。

大亨,党员和解放军老兵,可能已经冲过终点线时,他再跟进一个模糊后中国比作一个公司,负责给股东,而不是董事会全体成员。他的名字被及时审查社交媒体,但它成为一个备受搜索项。

网络空间的管理,它报告由熙为首的共产党小组在周日发表声明说,所有互联网用户必须意识到不越“基线”,当谈到关于治理的社会主义道路,国家利益的讨论事项,公共秩序或道德。

华源集团,任公司总部位于北京的房地​​产公司,并没有寻求外界正常营业时间评论周日传真作出回应。

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