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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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