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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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China shut down 128,000 websites and confiscated 30.9 million publications in 2017

January 12, 2018 12:24 am0 comments
China shut down 128,000 websites and confiscated 30.9 million publications in 2017

(TibetanReview.net, Jan11, 2018) – China shut down 128,000 websites that contained obscene and other “harmful” information, confiscated 30.9 million illegal publications, and subjected 1,900 people to criminal penalties during the course of 2017, reported Reuters Jan 9, citing China’s official Xinhua news agency. The figures were stated to be from […]

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