Cook announced this yesterday, in a public forum of cyber regulations in China organized by the Cybersecurity Administration of China (CAC). CAC is the body responsible for internet regulation, including censorship. Prior to this, Apple said that through AppStore, developers have earned more than $ 70 billion.
Apple has been criticized by local users and human rights groups for submitting to Chinese cyber regulators.
They remove hundreds of apps from the App Store in China, including messenger applications and Virtual Private Network (VPN) service providers that help users avoid government censorship, which is also often called "Great Firewall".