Latest News for: Beijing square

Edit

Public square dance unveiled to promote Beijing 2022's official song and motto

China.dot.org 30 Nov 2021
A set of square dance moves were recently choreographed based on the music video for the official song and motto of the Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games "Together for a Shared Future.".
Edit

Hong Kong Disney+ Omits ‘Simpsons’ Tiananmen Square Episode

The Epoch Times 30 Nov 2021
... and 4, 1989 saw potentially hundreds or even thousands of innocent lives lost after the CCP ordered its troops to open fire on pro-democracy activists at Tiananmen Square in Beijing.
Edit

Disney+ drops Simpsons Tiananmen Square episode in Hong Kong

The Times/The Sunday Times 29 Nov 2021
... Square ... The Simpsons also visit Tiananmen Square, and the show refers to Beijing’s continued refusal to acknowledge events that took place there.
Edit

Disney+ channel launches in Hong Kong, without the Simpsons Tiananmen Square episode

The Observer 29 Nov 2021
An episode of the Simpsons in which the cartoon American family visit Tiananmen Square is absent from Disney’s streaming channel in Hong Kong, at a time when authorities are clamping down on dissent ... They also visit Beijing’s Tiananmen Square, the site of a deadly 1989 crackdown against democracy protesters.
Edit

‘Simpsons’ Tiananmen episode missing from HK

Taipei Times 29 Nov 2021
A mobile phone yesterday displays the Disney+ streaming service in Hong Kong, with episode 12 of season 16 of The Simpsons — which contains a scene of the cartoon family at Beijing’s Tiananmen Square — missing from the list ... They visit Beijing’s Tiananmen Square, the site of a deadly crackdown against democracy protesters in 1989.
Edit

Hong Kong Disney+ takes down Simpson's episode, sparks fear

The News International 29 Nov 2021
Disney's streaming service in Hong Kong sparked concern when an episode of The Simpsons in which the cartoon American family visit Tiananmen Square has been removed as authorities are clamping down on dissent ... During the episode they visit Beijing's Tiananmen Square, the site of a deadly 1989 crackdown against democracy protesters.
Edit

Disney bows to China leadership, omits Simpsons Tiananmen Square episode from streaming in Hong Kong

Boing Boing 29 Nov 2021
In the missing episode, "Goo Goo Gai Pan," the cartoon family visits the Beijing square where a character ...
Edit

‘The Simpsons’ censored in Hong Kong with Tiananmen Square episode removed from Disney+

NME 29 Nov 2021
Disney+ appears to have censored an episode of The Simpsons in Hong Kong that refers to the 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre ... The storyline sees Selma and the family travel to China to adopt a baby, and in one scene they visit the famous Beijing square ... ‘The Simpsons’ visit Tiananmen Square.
Edit

‘The Simpsons’ Episode Censored in Hong Kong on Disney Plus

Yahoo Daily News 29 Nov 2021
The episode concerns a visit by the fictional cartoon family to Beijing’s Tiananmen Square ... The square was the scene on June 4, 1989 of a student uprising which was put down with lethal force and gave rise to the famous ‘tank man’ photographs of a protester trying to defy oncoming military hardware.
Edit

The Simpsons: Tiananmen episode not found in Hong Kong

BBC News 29 Nov 2021
An episode of The Simpsons which features references to Tiananmen Square is said to be missing from Disney's streaming service in Hong Kong. Customers noticed that Episode 12 of season 16 is missing from Disney +, which launched in the city this month ... During their trip to Beijing, they visit Tiananmen Square where a sign reads ... Related Topics. .
Edit

Disney Plus censors 'The Simpsons' episode on its platform in Hong Kong

Beijing News 29 Nov 2021
Washington , November 29 (ANI) ... According to Variety, the episode showed a visit by the fictional cartoon family to Beijing's Tiananmen Square ... The square was the scene on June 4, 1989 of a student uprising which was put down with lethal force and gave rise to the famous 'tank man' photographs of a protester trying to defy oncoming military hardware.
Edit

Disney Plus censors ‘The Simpsons’ episode on its platform in Hong Kong

The Siasat Daily 29 Nov 2021
Washington ... According to Variety, the episode showed a visit by the fictional cartoon family to Beijing’s Tiananmen Square ... The square was the scene on June 4, 1989 of a student uprising which was put down with lethal force and gave rise to the famous ‘tank man’ photographs of a protester trying to defy oncoming military hardware ... .
Edit

Beijing Keeps Trying to Rewrite History

The Atlantic 27 Nov 2021
Under the relentless crush of Beijing, the courtrooms of Hong Kong have become some of the few venues safe for protest in the city ... “Making Hong Kong more like the rest of China, that is the name of the game.” In 1989, residents of Hong Kong were horrified by Beijing crushing the protests at Tiananmen Square.
Edit

Commercial robotaxi pilot services launched in capital, Baidu among players seen capitalizing

China Daily 26 Nov 2021
Tech giant Baidu Inc and self-driving startup Pony.ai are the first pair of enterprises granted permission to offer paid services and provide up to 100 self-driving vehicles for commercial pilot services within an area of 60 square kilometers in the Beijing Economic and Technological Development Zone.
×