An argument broke out when an elderly man tried to pay in cash for a bunch of grapes at a cashless supermarket in Jixi, Heilongjiang province. Photo: Guancha.cn

A cashless supermarket, a bunch of grapes and the growing digital divide in China’s economy

An elderly man tries to use cash to buy some fruit, reigniting discussion over those left behind in the rush to online payments

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An argument broke out when an elderly man tried to pay in cash for a bunch of grapes at a cashless supermarket in Jixi, Heilongjiang province. Photo: Guancha.cn
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