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China to Implement Real Identity Registration for Internet Accounts and Cell Phones

Li Yizhong, Minister of Industry and Information Technology, stated in an interview on March 5 that real identity registration for Internet accounts is the way to go. Earlier he indicated that cognizant departments were studying the implementation mechanism of real identity registration for cell phone and Internet accounts. There are close to 660 million cell phone users and over 380 million Internet users in China.

Source: Beijing News, March 6, 2010