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LinkedIn launches China version despite censorship fears

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Business networking site LinkedIn has launched a Chinese version, attempting to tap the huge market while navigating a strict censorship regime that has seen other foreign social media giants banned. 

LinkedIn has launched a Chinese version, attempting to tap the huge market while navigating a strict censorship regime

China has the world's largest online community with more than 618 million users. But its so-called Great Firewall blocks any online forums or content deemed sensitive, and it has barred access to Facebook and Twitter for several years.

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