A courier wades through a waterlogged road in Zhengzhou, capital of central China's Henan Province on July 20, 2021. Photo: Xinhua A courier wades through a waterlogged road in Zhengzhou, capital of central China's Henan Province on July 20, 2021. Photo: Xinhua
A courier wades through a waterlogged road in Zhengzhou, capital of central China's Henan Province on July 20, 2021. Photo: Xinhua

Floods in central China: Alibaba, Tencent, ByteDance and Meituan rush to support relief efforts with cash and services

  • The rush of donations comes as China’s tech companies are under scrutiny for putting profit ahead of social responsibility
  • Video clips of muddy water washing away cars and people on the streets of Zhengzhou, a city of 10 million, went viral on Chinese social media on Wednesday

Topic |   China technology
A courier wades through a waterlogged road in Zhengzhou, capital of central China's Henan Province on July 20, 2021. Photo: Xinhua A courier wades through a waterlogged road in Zhengzhou, capital of central China's Henan Province on July 20, 2021. Photo: Xinhua
A courier wades through a waterlogged road in Zhengzhou, capital of central China's Henan Province on July 20, 2021. Photo: Xinhua
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