Breaking News Keywords: China renews Google’s licence

Following a series of events involving Google providing uncensored search results in China, automatically redirecting the Google.cn domain to Google.hk, and then recently changing the automatic redirect to simply a link to Google Hong Kong, the possibility that China might not renew Google’s licence to provide Internet content has been up in the air.

Although, following a breaking news story from the BBC, it appears that Google’s licence has been renewed:

谷歌:中國執照已經獲得批准

谷歌:中国执照已经获得批准

gŭ gē: zhōng guó zhí zhào yǐ jīng huò dé pī zhŭn

谷歌(谷歌)

Pinyin: gŭ gē
Zhuyin: ㄍㄨˇ ㄍㄜ
English: Google

執照(执照)

Pinyin: zhí zhào
Zhuyin: ㄓˊ ㄓㄠˋ
English: a licence

獲得(获得)

Pinyin: huò dé
Zhuyin: ㄏㄨㄛˋ ㄉㄜˊ
English: to obtain

批准(批准)

Pinyin: pī zhŭn
Zhuyin: ㄆㄧ ㄓㄨㄣˇ
English: approval

谷歌公司周五(9日)表示,在中國的繼續運營的執照已經獲得批准

谷歌公司周五(9日)表示,在中国的继续运营的执照已经获得批准

gŭ gē gōng sī zhōu wŭ (9 rì) biǎo shì, zài zhōng guó de jì xù yùn yíng de zhí zhào yǐ jīng huò dé pī zhŭn

Google on Friday (9th) announced, their licence to continue operations in China obtained approval

We might try and keep this up and do regular news snippet analysis… check back soon and see 😉