A copy of the schedule, drawn up by a Chinese ‘tiger mum’ for her son, aged nine, which makes him study for 18 hours a day. Photo: SCMP Pictures

Chinese ‘tiger mum’ makes her son, aged 9, study for 16 hours every day

Boy’s daunting schedule sparks wide debate after being shared on social media, but his mother says ‘it’s not problematic as long as it’s good for the child’

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A copy of the schedule, drawn up by a Chinese ‘tiger mum’ for her son, aged nine, which makes him study for 18 hours a day. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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