Influencers peddling medical, financial advice now need certification, China says

2017-08-24_00h03_35 IT総合
China has taken another step to regulate how online influencers impart information to their followers.
The government has put a great deal of effort into moderating digital content over the years. The rise of more real-time media formats, like livestreaming and snappy video sharing, has made it harder to weed out illegal and unwanted information. As such, new control measures are constantly being proposed as the internet landscape evolves.
Influencers and live streamers distributing “professional” content in fields like medicines, finance, law, and education must have the relevant