BEIJING, April 12 (Xinhua) -- The Internet Society of
China Wednesday called on its 2,600-plus members and businesses to promote the
healthy development of Internet businesses.
"We should run our business in a civilized way. We
should not produce, disseminate and spread information that harms state
security, social stability and information that violates laws and regulations
and social morality," says a written proposal issued by the society and its
It calls for concerted efforts to supervise content,
delete "unhealthy" information and oppose acts that undermine "Internet
civilization", harm social stability and hamper development of Internet
It says the Internet has become an important tool for
China's 110 million users in study, work and social activities. More than 50
million computers are linked to the Internet.
"However, unhealthy information has harmed the
physical and mental health of children and minors. Such content poses a threat
to social harmony and stability and the healthy and orderly development of the
Internet business," says the proposal.
It calls on all users to participate in activities to
boost "Internet civilization" and resist harmful information and vulgar