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Popular Chinese livestreaming influencer ‘Viya’ fined $210.16 million for tax evasion

China’s “queen of livestreaming” has been fined 1.34 billion yuan (approximately $210.16 million) for tax evasion, authorities said on Monday. Internet celebrity Viya, whose real name is Huang Wei, was fined for hiding personal income and other offences in 2019 and 2020, according to the tax bureau in Hangzhou, a city in southern China. She […]


Alibaba sacks manager accused of sexually assaulting employee amid social media backlash

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding sacked a manager who allegedly sexually assaulted a female employee and will establish policies to prevent sexual harassment, Chief Executive Daniel Zhang said on Monday. The manager – at Alibaba’s City Retail unit, which offers grocery delivery from local supermarkets – “has been fired and will never be rehired,” […]

Insane World

3 leopards escape safari park in China; Officials keep quite, don’t alert public

Officials in the Chinese city of Hangzhou are searching for a leopard that escaped from a wildlife park about more than a week ago. The animal was one of three leopards to escape from Hangzhou Safari Park. Two were recaptured over the weekend. According to state media, locals reported seeing the animals as early as […]