Drivers of food delivery service Meituan are seen in Shanghai, China. Photo: Reuters Drivers of food delivery service Meituan are seen in Shanghai, China. Photo: Reuters
Drivers of food delivery service Meituan are seen in Shanghai, China. Photo: Reuters
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China moves to protect food delivery drivers from digital exploitation, knocking stocks such as local services giant Meituan

  • The policy guidelines come as China ramps up a campaign to rein in Big Tech, forcing the sector to put greater emphasis on consumer and worker rights
  • The guidelines are designed to protect basic labour rights for riders, including a base income, work safety, food safety, a decent working environment

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Drivers of food delivery service Meituan are seen in Shanghai, China. Photo: Reuters Drivers of food delivery service Meituan are seen in Shanghai, China. Photo: Reuters
Drivers of food delivery service Meituan are seen in Shanghai, China. Photo: Reuters
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