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Law on Information Technology and E-commerce in China

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News Legislation Organisations

Courts

Reports: 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999
2005:
  • January 2005: 15th Statistical Survey Report on the Internet Development in China, CNNIC, (pdf, 32 pages)

2004:

  • July 2004: 14th Statistical Survey Report on the Internet Development in China, CNNIC, (pdf, 29 pages)

  • May 2004: Analysis Report on the 13th Survey, CNNIC (pdf, 58 pages)

  • April 14, 2004: The China Internet Report, Morgan Stanley, (pdf, 217 pages)

  • January 2004: 13th Statistical Survey Report on the Internet Development in China, CNNIC, (pdf, 28 pages)


2003:

  • July 2003: 12th Statistical Survey Report on the Internet Development in China, CNNIC, (pdf, 26 pages)

  • May 2003: Broadband as a Commodity: Hong Kong, China Internet Case Study, ITU, (pdf, 38 pages)

  • January 2003: 11th Statistical Survey Report on the Internet Development in China, CNNIC, (pdf, 42 pages)


2002:

  • November 2002: State Control of the Internet in China, Amnesty International, (pdf, 19 pages)

  • July 2002: 10th Statistical Survey Report on the Internet Development in China, CNNIC, (pdf, 21 pages)

  • January 2002: 9th Statistical Survey Report on the Internet Development in China, CNNIC, (pdf, 22 pages)


2001:

  • October 2001: China IT Report, Dedrick/Kraemer, University of California, (pdf, 11 pages)

  • July 2001: 8th Statistical Survey Report on the Internet Development in China, CNNIC, (pdf, pages)

  • January 2001: 7th Statistical Survey Report on the Internet Development in China, CNNIC, (pdf, 16 pages)


2000:

  • November 2000: The Diffusion of the Internet in China, Foster/Goodman, (pdf, 142 pages)

  • July 2000: 6th Statistical Survey Report on the Internet Development in China, CNNIC, (pdf, 19 pages)

  • January 2000: 5th Statistical Survey Report on the Internet Development in China, CNNIC, (pdf, 11 pages)


1999:

  • July 1999: 4th Statistical Survey Report on the Internet Development in China, CNNIC, (pdf, 14 pages)
  • January 1999: 3th Statistical Survey Report on the Internet Development in China, CNNIC, (pdf, 8 pages)

Electronic Signatures


Domain Names


Telecommunications


Internet Content Control


Online Brokerage

  • Interim Regulations for the Online Securities Brokerage Sector (issued by CSRC on March 30, 2000)

Local Regulations on E-Commerce

  • Circular on Protecting the Legitimate Rights and Interests of Consumers in Network Economic Activities (July 7, 2000. local regulation by BMAIC)
  • Circular on the Qualifications for Enterprises to operate Internet Advertisement (May 16, 2000, local regulation by BMAIC)
  • Circular of the Beijing Municipal Administration for Industry and Commerce Concerning E-commerce Activities (March 28, 2000, local regulation by BMAIC)
  • Provisional Methods on Price Administration of E-commerce (published by the Shanghai Municipality, took effects on January 1, 2000) 
  • Electronic Transacations Ordinance Hong Kong (2000)

Contract Law


Encryption


IT Security


Software


Internet Access


Internet Security


Copyright


 


 


Articles

Telecommunications:

  • Reforming China's Telecommunications Laws - Lessons from the Australian Experience?, M. Taylor (pdf, 29 pages)

  • (Dis)connecting the Pearl River Delta: Case Study of a Borderland Telecommunications Infrastructure in South China, 1978-2002 by Jack Linchuan Qiu (Word format)


Internet & E-Commerce:

  • Introduction to E-Commerce Legislation in China, by Fuping Gao, via bakernet.com (Word format, 12 pages)

  • The Internet in India and China, Press/Foster/Wolcott/McHenry, 2003 (pdf, 20 pages)

  • People's Daily: Internet Brings Sweeping Changes to China, October 2002. (html)

  • Tam, PohLee: E-com Legal Guide: Hong Kong, via bakerinfo.com, January 2001 (html)

  • Chan, S.: China and Hong Kong: Two Systems, One Internet. E-Commerce Times (html) 

  • Committee to Protect Journalists: The Great Firewall: China faces the Internet, 2001 (html)

  • Hachigian, N.: China's cyber-strategy. Foreign Affairs, 80, 2, 2001 (html)

  • Law, Y. & Lam, C.: Hong Kong and China: current e-commerce climate in Hong Kong and China. International Tax Review, 4, 124-127, 2001.

  • Kennedy, G.: Electronic commerce in Hong Kong. In C. Heath & A.K. Sanders (Eds.), Intellectual property in the digital age: challenges for Asia (pp. 179-214). Boston: Kluwer Law International, 2001. 

  • Internet Development in China - An Analysis of the CNNIC Survey Reports, Weigang Lu, 2000 (pdf, 12 pages)

  • Kennedy, G.: E-commerce: The Taming of the Internet in China, The China Business Review Jul-Aug 2000 (pp.34-39), 2000. 

  • Einhorn, B.: A Dragon Takes to the Web. BusinessWeek, February 2000. (html)

  • Internet Adoption and Usage in China, Xueping Due, 1999 (pdf, 27 pages)


Internet Content Control:

  • Internet Content Control in China, by Charles Li, via IJCLP.org (pdf, 40 pages)

  • Panoptic Control: Regulation of the Internet in China by Surveillance, Tsui, 2002 (pdf, 21 pages)

  • Internet in China: Big Mama is watching you, Thesis by Lokman Tsui, 2001 (pdf, 63 pages)

  • People's Daily: China to Regulate BBS, 2000 (html)

  • BBC News: China moves to control Internet, December 2000 (html) 


Domain Names:

  • Wu, W.S.:  The New Hong Kong Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy: a comparative anaylsis. International Review of Law Computers & Technology, 6(3), 251-263, 2002.

  • Lemon, S.: China hijacks Google's domain name, PC World.com, September 2002 (html)


Internet Banking:

  • Internet Banking - Key Legal Considerations : Regional Overview - People's Republic of China (Excluding the Hong Kong and Macau Special Administrative Regions), November 2000, via bakernet.com (Word format, 13 pages)


Computer Industry:

  • Kraemer, K. and Dedrick, J.: Creating a computer industry giant: China’s industrial policies and outcomes in the 1990s., 2001 (pdf, 22 pages)


Legal Information:

  • Update to Beyond the Border: The Chinese Legal Information System in Cyberspace, by Joan Liu, 2001 (html)


 

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