“Our country’s Internet situation is unique. Compared to all kinds of restrictions in foreign countries, China has the most open Internet in the world.”
– Zhou Xisheng (周锡生) Deputy Chief of Xinhua News Agency, Director-General of Xinhua News Net.
From notes taken at the ninth session of the 2009 SCIO Internet News Work Training Session. Zhou was one of the participants, which seeks to train those who manage websites that publish news. Besides his comments on the internet, he also mentioned that under the CCP, Xinhua breaks the news; the People’s Daily publishes editorials and provides in-depth reporting.