Is VPN Banned in China?


近日很多网友读到关于中国政府下令全面禁止VPN的新闻。VPN是不是会在中国全面被禁止?是不是从此用VPN就是违法的了?是不是以后就不能翻墙了? 在回答这些问题之前,先让我们来看一下这条新闻的来源及具体内容。这条新闻的来源是”工信部信管函[2017]32号”,标题为:《工业和信息化部关于清理规范互联网网络接入服务市场的通知》。

WhatsApp Blocked in China

WhatsApp in China: Blocked? How to Use WhatsApp in China?

WhatsApp Messenger is one of the most popular messaging apps being used by over 1 billion people around the world. If you are planing a trip to China, you might ask this question: Can I use WhatsApp in China? Is WhatsApp blocked in China? If so, how to use WhatsApp in China? We will answer  […]

Is it legal or illegal to use a VPN in China?

Is It Legal to Use a VPN in China (in 2023)?

Is it legal to use VPN in China? Is there any punishment for using VPN in china? For anybody who can’t live without websites/services such as Google, Twitter, Facebook, Youtube, Google Play Store and Instagram, if you have been living or working in China these days, then the word VPN shouldn’t be an unfamiliar to  […]

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Reddit Is Blocked in China: How to Access Now?

Reddit, one of the most popular websites on the internet, is now blocked in China. Along with other popular sites such as Google, Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Google Play Store,  WhatsApp etc, Reddit is now banned from the internet users in Mainland China by the so-called Great Firewall. Why Reddit Is Blocked in China Since the  […]

Skype Banned in China?

Skype Banned in China?

2017 is not a good year for Internet users in China. This year we saw local VPN providers being forced to shut down, Apple removing VPN apps from its China App Store, WhatsApp getting blocked, many free VPNs stopped working, and more recently, Skype, Microsoft’s famous messaging/VoIP app, seemed to be banned in China. As  […]

China Will Block Access to All Cryptocurrency Exchanges' Websites

China Will Block Access to All Cryptocurrency Exchanges’ Websites

According to a recent announcement from the Chinese government, China will soon block access to all cryptocurrency exchanges’ websites. As a result, if you are in China, you might soon need to use a VPN to visit cryptocurrency exchanges such as Coinbase, Bitfinex, Gemini, Binance etc. to trade bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies. “In the next  […]

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Apple removes VPN apps from China App Store. Here's what you can do.

Apple Removes VPN Apps From China App Store. What You Can Do?

China’s recent crackdown on VPNs is getting tougher. Since late July 2017, Apple started removing VPN apps from its App Store in China. For iPhone and iPad users in China, most major VPN apps have disappeared and they won’t be able to download new VPN apps or updating their VPN apps that were installed earlier.  […]

苹果App Store下架VPN App:影响和应对措施

苹果 App Store 下架 VPN APP:影响和应对措施

中国大陆对VPN的封杀进一步升级,苹果公司(Apple)应用商店(App Store)中国区已下架几乎所有的VPN类应用程序(App)。被下架的除了VPN App以外,还包括Shadowsocks类App如Shadowrocket、Surge等。对于经常需要翻墙的中国iPhone和iPad用户来说,这无疑是一个很大的打击。


GreenVPN, a Popular China VPN Provider, Was Forced to Shut Down

GreenVPN has been a popular VPN provider with many users from China. Yesterday this China-based company announced on its website that its operation will be shut down on July 1st, 2017. Below is the English translation of GreenVPN’s announcement: “We have received notice from the higher authorities. We regret to inform you that Green will stop  […]