Lay Zhang Yixing, a Chinese member of K-pop group Exo and a Calvin Klein model, has warned the US clothing company to respect Beijing’s “one China” policy.

Lay Zhang Yixing, Chinese K-pop star, warns Calvin Klein to respect ‘one China’ policy

  • American clothing company has apologised for listing Hong Kong and Taiwan as separate from mainland China on its website
  • Zhang’s China representative said star of K-pop group Exo would stop modelling for Calvin Klein if it didn’t correct mistake, say sorry and prevent a recurrence
Topic |   K-pop, Mandopop and other Asian pop

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Lay Zhang Yixing, a Chinese member of K-pop group Exo and a Calvin Klein model, has warned the US clothing company to respect Beijing’s “one China” policy.
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K-pop star Lay Zhang Yixing has been in the headlines recently after dropping Samsung over a territory row and warning Calvin Klein to respect ‘one China’ policy.
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From Lay Zhang to Liu Wen – amid Hong Kong protests, China’s stars are being pushed to the front lines

  • As a summer of unrest grips Hong Kong, Chinese celebrities are scrambling to assure fans of their support for one China, writes Adam Wright
  • K-pop star Lay Zhang has made headlines for cancelling his Hong Kong show, threatening Calvin Klein and cutting ties with Samsung over the issue

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K-pop star Lay Zhang Yixing has been in the headlines recently after dropping Samsung over a territory row and warning Calvin Klein to respect ‘one China’ policy.
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