China Releases Regulations on Internet Search Services and Mobile Apps
5 July 2016
China Legal Trends
The British Chamber of Commerce Shanghai has reprinted Gabriela Kennedy and Xiaoyan Zhang’s article, titled ‘China Releases Regulations on Internet Search Services and Mobile Apps’, in their 2016 Q2 issue of China Legal Trends. Gabriela and Xiaoyan discuss the new Administrative Provisions on Internet Information Search Services (the “Search Provisions”) and Administrative Provisions on Mobile Internet Applications Information Services (the “Mobile Provisions”) released by the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC), which come into effect on 1 August 2016. The Search Provisions impose several new obligations on Internet information search service providers.