Facebook takes on China-expert on to tires to get

Facebook takes on China-expert on to tires to get

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Facebook seems to take its social network to China. The company therefore has old-anonymous senior official, William shoot fighting attracted.

He must have ties with the Chinese government tightening to a foot in the door to get in, reports The Wall Street Journal Friday.

Shoot fighting is about of LinkedIn China, where he is also the relations with Beijing had maintained. LinkedIn is one of the very small number of western tech that also in China, good at business.

Worked shoot fighting for the Chinese search giant Baidu and he was in the Chinese government responsible for digital projects and security at the national level.


Facebook is, since 2009, banned in China. The government of the country wants social networks, strict check, to political unrest to avoid. Chinese social networks like Weibo and WeChat to participate in censorship and have thousands of employees to specific topics or posts to block.

Although the social network of Facebook in China, has its subsidiary, Oculus have an office in the country. It also emerged recently that Facebook quietly a photo app in China had been launched, under the name of Colorful Balloons. That app appeared under the name of another developer.

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