In order to deeply implement the spirit of ruling the country according to the law of the 4th Plenum of the 18th Party Congress, implement the State Internet Information Office’s demands of “managing the Web according to the law, running the Web according to the law, and using the Web according to the law”, this website hereby openly makes the following commitment, in order to perfect self-discipline management of posts and comments.
I, Posting and commenting services as mentioned on this Website, refers to services that allow users to publish comments or opinions (including but not limited to language, writing, images, sound clips, video clips, etc.) on this website, through the use of online interactive dissemination technology platforms.
II, This website has devoted itself to ensuring that posts and comments become a civilized, rational, amicable and high-quality exchange of opinion. At the same time as promoting the development of the posting and commenting business, [it will] incessantly strengthen its corresponding information security management capacity, perfect self-discipline concerning posts and comments, realistically fulfil its social responsibility, observe the Constitution, laws and regulations, respect citizens’ lawful rights and interests, and respect public order and fine customs.
IV, This website commits, and sincerely requests all of its users, to consciously abide by and not to transgress the “seven baselines” of laws and regulations, the Socialist system, the national interests, citizens’ lawful rights and interests, public order, moral customs and the truthfulness of information when using posting and commenting services.
V, This website commits, and sincerely requests all of its users, to not publish the following information:
(1) information violating the basic principles determined in the Constitution;
(2) information harming national security, divulging State secrets, subverting the State regime, and destroying national unity;
(3) information harming the reputation and interests of the State;
(4) information inciting ethnic hatred and ethnic discrimination, or destroying ethnic unity;
(5) information inciting regional discrimination or regional hatred;
(6) information destroying the State’s religious policies or disseminating heresy and superstition;
(7) information disseminating rumours, upsetting social order, or destroying social stability;
(8) information disseminating obscenity, sex, gambling, violence, murder or terror, or inciting crime;
(9) information insulting or defaming other persons, or infringing other persons’ lawful rights and interests;
(10) information that violently intimidates or threatens other persons, or implementing human flesh searches;
(11) information disseminating the private information of a minor of less than 18 years old, without having obtained written consent from the minor’s statutory guardian;
(12) information disseminating filthy speech, harming public order and fine customs;
(13) information infringing other persons’ intellectual property rights;
(14) information disseminating commercial advertising, or similar commercial canvassing information;
(15) information using language and characters to comment which are different from the language and characters this website normally uses;
(16) information that is not related to the information commented on;
(17) published information that is meaningless, or sedulously uses combinations characters and symbols to evade technological examination;
(18) other information of which the dissemination is prohibited by laws, regulations and rules.
VI, This website will, in view of the circumstances, impose management methods, such as advance warnings, refusal to publish, deletion of posts, a short-term posting prohibition and permanent closure of accounts on users who violate the above commitments. Suspected unlawful or criminal posts and comments will be preserved in a file, and truthfully reported when a relevant government department investigates the matter.
VII, This website commits to perfect public reporting platforms, and welcomes users to supervise and report all kinds of unlawful dissemination activities, unlawful and harmful information, in order to build a clean and bright cyberspace together.