This file photo taken on February 5, 2021 shows the logo of Chinese video sharing company Kuaishou at its offices in Hangzhou, in eastern China's Zhejiang province. Photo: AFP This file photo taken on February 5, 2021 shows the logo of Chinese video sharing company Kuaishou at its offices in Hangzhou, in eastern China's Zhejiang province. Photo: AFP
This file photo taken on February 5, 2021 shows the logo of Chinese video sharing company Kuaishou at its offices in Hangzhou, in eastern China's Zhejiang province. Photo: AFP

Kuaishou ends gruelling overtime policy as China’s Big Tech try to reform controversial 996 working culture

  • Kuaishou’s overtime arrangement was first introduced in January ahead of the company’s IPO, but has now been cancelled
  • The culture of 996 – working 9am to 9pm, six days a week – has become an unwritten rule for most of China’s tech industry

Topic |   China Society
This file photo taken on February 5, 2021 shows the logo of Chinese video sharing company Kuaishou at its offices in Hangzhou, in eastern China's Zhejiang province. Photo: AFP This file photo taken on February 5, 2021 shows the logo of Chinese video sharing company Kuaishou at its offices in Hangzhou, in eastern China's Zhejiang province. Photo: AFP
This file photo taken on February 5, 2021 shows the logo of Chinese video sharing company Kuaishou at its offices in Hangzhou, in eastern China's Zhejiang province. Photo: AFP
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