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Financial journalist detained as China ramps up censorship and cracks down on ‘market rumours’

China detained a financial reporter on Tuesday, accusing him of “fabricating and spreading false information about securities and futures tradings” as authorities tighten control over media reports on market volatility. Wang Xiaolu of the Caijing Magazine was among 11 people asked to assist police investigations as the Shanghai Composite Index lost 16 percent of its value in three days this […]