China to make Internet accessible to 45% of population in next 5 years: White Paper

The Chinese government will try to raise the Internet accessibility to 45 percent of the population in the coming five years, said a white paper issued by the Information Office of the State Council Tuesday.According to the paper, titled “The Internet in China”, the government will further promote Internet development and application, so that more people can benefit from the Internet.
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english2010/china/2010-06/08/c_13339076.htm
http://english.peopledaily.com.cn/90001/90776/90785/7017040.html
http://english.cri.cn/6909/2010/06/08/2321s575327.htmAlso see:Chinese government whitepaper reaffirms Internet policies [IDG]
A Chinese government whitepaper released on Tuesday praised the Internet for improving access to information and giving citizens a way to better oversee the behavior government officials, but reaffirmed the need for policies aimed at controlling access to online content.Titled “China’s Internet situation”, the whitepaper was published by China’s State Council Information Office. A copy of the document (in Chinese) was posted online by portal Sohu.com.
http://www.networkworld.com/news/2010/060810-chinese-government-whitepaper-reaffirms-internet.html
http://www.pcworld.com/businesscenter/article/198262/.html

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