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Marriott sacking employee for ‘liking’ Tibet group’s Twitter post

January 15, 2018 2:16 pm1 comment
Marriott sacking employee for ‘liking’ Tibet group’s Twitter post

(TibetanReview.net, Jan15, 2018) – Under criminal investigation for allegedly treating Tibet and Taiwan as countries in a Chinese-language marketing questionnaire emailed to members, US hospitality giant Marriott International has said it was in the process of sacking an employee for “wrongfully liking” a Twitter post by an overseas Tibet campaign […]

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China directs anger at more foreign companies for Tibet gaffe

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China directs anger at more foreign companies for Tibet gaffe

(TibetanReview.net, Jan14, 2018) – Feeling slighted that foreign companies doing business in the country had listed as countries territories claimed by it or under its rule, China has demanded respect and apology from several of them. It all began with the US hospitality company Marriott International listing Tibet and Taiwan, […]

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Marriott faces up to 1 million yuan fine, even business license revocation

January 13, 2018 10:26 pm0 comments
Marriott faces up to 1 million yuan fine, even business license revocation

(TibetanReview.net, Jan13, 2018) – US hospitality company Marriott could face a maximum fine of 1 million yuan (US $153,822) or even have its business license revoked for its gaffe of listing Tibet and Taiwan as countries in an online, Chinese language marketing questionnaire, reported China’s official Xinhua news agency Jan […]

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China shuts down Marriott website, probes it for Tibet gaffe despite apologizing

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China shuts down Marriott website, probes it for Tibet gaffe despite apologizing

(TibetanReview.net, Jan12, 2018) – Authorities in Shanghai have on Jan 11 shut down Marriott International Inc’s (MAR.O) Chinese website for a week, punishing the world’s biggest hotel chain for listing Tibet, as well as Taiwan, as countries in a customer questionnaire. Despite having apologised and taking corrective action, the global […]

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Marriott forced to apologize in China for a questionnaire listing Tibet as a country

January 12, 2018 12:00 am0 comments
Marriott forced to apologize in China for a questionnaire listing Tibet as a country

(TibetanReview.net, Jan11, 2018) – Chinese internet users have called for a boycott of Marriott International on Jan 9 after it had listed “China’s” Tibet Autonomous Region as a country in an email sent to elite members, prompting an apology from the global hotel chain from the USA, reported the globaltimes.cn […]

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