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Apple removes New York Times apps from Chinese App Store at request of government agency
Towards the beginning of last year, Apple's iBooks and iTunes Movies services in China were shut down by a government agency. Now, Apple is again facing problems in the country, this time due to third-party applications by The New York Times. According to a report from the publication, Apple has removed the NYT news apps from the App Store…According to the report, Apple removed the apps following a request from Chinese authorities. The apps appear to have been removed on December 23rd and include both the Chinese-language and English-language versions.In a statement, an Apple spokesperson explained that the apps in question were in violation of local regulations, but that once the issues had been resolved, the apps would be made available again.