Google is not used widely in China and all its operations in the country such as Gmail, Google Map and even Google search engine have been fully shielded in the mainland Chinese region. Users have been forbidden to experience the vastness of knowledge and the government considers eliminating the presence of these websites in China with a single aim of controlling the web and not allowing freedom in cyber space. This tight control of China over the web seems to have unethical implications and depict inhuman approach. Whenever the government in China depicted an issue, the government sought to block the problem rather than solving it and this in turn has ended the information dissemination. The services of Google and even the social networking websites began facing interference in mainland China and certain accesses of users seemed to have abnormalities. In accordance to the statistics of Google, after 31st may all the products of Google are made unavailable for people in China implying Google “fully shielded” in China. The aim of this essay lies in understanding the reason behind fully shielding Google in China by the Chinese government. The scope of this essay will lie in explaining the issue, the overview of the issue, the reason behind its occurrence with personal position over the issues with Google’s future and the Chinese online regulations future.
By banning the company in China, various issues will be faced at the forefront such as inhumane conduct of government and right to speech being taken away from the mass public at large. The strictest censorship of Internet is done in China. Filtering the internet and Chinese censorship is referred as the Great Fire Wall. Individual internet access is also monitored in the country because of various riots on religion, pollution, corruption and ethnicities which can be organized by using Internet. The Internet policy in China has 30000 individuals with a capability to ensure that no user is able to evade the internet control through using servers of proxy.