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China suspends three e-book platforms, citing 'obscene' content

Bytedance and Qutoutiao hit with three-month ban as Beijing expands crackdown

Midu Novels, Nasdaq-listed Qutoutiao's popular e-book app, was among those flagged over "obscene" content.

GUANGZHOU -- Chinese authorities have blocked three popular e-book apps from distributing new works over concerns about "harmful" content, expanding a media crackdown that has already ensnared the gaming industry.

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