LOS GATOS, Calif. (AP) — Netflix is expanding into Japan this fall, marking the first time that the Internet video service will be available in Asia.
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentine President Cristina Fernandez, seeking badly needed investment in China, has joked on Twitter about Chinese accents, causing a furor back home.
BEIJING (AP) — China has tightened Internet controls with new rules that require users to register their real names and barring online material that challenges the country’s political system.
BEIJING (AP) — China says its annual Lunar New Year gala TV show is all set to go international. State broadcaster China Central Television says it’s making rights available to foreign broadcasters for the first time, and plans to promote the Feb. 18 show on Twitter and other social media.
DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Al Jazeera says it is pleased that Australian reporter Peter Greste has been released from an Egyptian prison and is demanding that authorities now release two of its other correspondents still behind bars.
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