Beijing prosecutor’s public interest lawsuit against Tencent raises new concerns for China’s Big Tech sector

//Beijing prosecutor’s public interest lawsuit against Tencent raises new concerns for China’s Big Tech sector

Beijing prosecutor’s public interest lawsuit against Tencent raises new concerns for China’s Big Tech sector

A Beijing prosecutor’s move to initiate a public interest lawsuit against Tencent Holdings could open a new source of concern for China’s Big Tech sector, according to analysts and legal experts.The Haidian District People’s Procuratorate in Beijing on Friday found the “youth mode” on Tencent’s ubiquitous, multipurpose super app WeChat failed to comply with China’s updated Minors Protection Law, without providing details of the violation.“While the particulars are fuzzy, this is a clear signal…

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