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Balancing act

23 June 2017 By Robyn Mak

Beijing has cracked down on politically-sensitive videos on the microblog, wiping $1 bln off its market value in a day. Other Chinese internet outfits are exposed to similar risks. But Weibo’s business model will keep putting it at odds with the country’s unpredictable censors.

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