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A former Alibaba driver set fire to himself amid growing concerns about Chinese labor laws

Alibaba founder Jack Ma in January 2018. Wang HE/Getty Images A delivery driver set himself on fire following a pay dispute with a partner of Alibaba subsidiary Ele.me, reported Tuesday. "I want my blood and sweat money back," driver Liu Jin said in videos of the incident. He now has medical bills of more than 1 million yuan ($150,000). In December, a 22-year-old Chinese tech worker died. Her death was widely attributed to the "996" work culture that dominates the industry. Visit Busines...
Tags: Apple, News, China, US, Trends, Walmart, Beijing, Hsbc, Alibaba, Retail, Food Delivery, Workers Rights, Jack Ma, Weibo, Ele.me, Liu


An Alibaba driver set fire to himself amid growing concerns about Chinese labor laws

Alibaba founder Jack Ma in January 2018. Wang HE/Getty Images A delivery driver set himself on fire following a pay dispute with a partner of Alibaba subsidiary Ele.me, reported Tuesday. "I want my blood and sweat money back," driver Liu Jin said in videos of the incident. He now has medical bills of more than 1 million yuan ($150,000). In December, a 22-year-old Chinese tech worker died. Her death was widely attributed to the "996" work culture that dominates the industry. Visit Busines...
Tags: Apple, News, China, US, Trends, Walmart, Beijing, Hsbc, Alibaba, Retail, Food Delivery, Workers Rights, Jack Ma, Weibo, Ele.me, Liu


China is detaining Uighur Muslims simply for being under 40 years old, leaked documents show

A man walking past a screen showing images of China's President Xi Jinping in Kashgar, Xinjiang region, in June 2019. GREG BAKER/AFP via Getty Images Human Rights Watch obtained a leaked Chinese government list of 2,000 Uighur Muslims detained between 2016 and late 2018 in Aksu, Xinjiang. Uighurs on that list were detained for reasons including "switching off their phone repeatedly," "generally acting suspiciously," and being "born after the 1980s," Human Rights Watch said. The Aksu us...
Tags: Apple, Isis, China, US, Trends, Beijing, Xi Jinping, News UK, US Senate, US Congress, Xinjiang, Human Rights Watch, Kashgar, Aksu, Maya Wang, Radio Free Asia


Human rights groups say the Xinjiang forced labor bill will likely be passed as huge companies like Nike and Coca-Cola lobby against it

A masked protester looks on during the demonstration. 6th month of civil unrest, protesters attend a rally in solidarity with Uyghurs in Xinjiang. Speeches were given by event organisers. Riot Policemen appeared and were confronted by masked demonstrators. Willie Siau/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Human rights groups expect the bill that would ban imported goods made with forced labor in China's Xinjiang region will be passed by the US Senate. Nike, Coca-Cola, and Apple are amon...
Tags: Apple, Politics, Human Rights, Coca Cola, Congress, Senate, China, US, Trends, Nike, United States, House, New York Times, Retail, Muslim, Biden


Nike, Coca-Cola, and Apple reportedly lobbied to weaken a bill aimed at preventing them from manufacturing products in China using...

Nike, Coca-Cola, and Apple were among the companies that lobbied to weaken a bill aimed at banning US firms from relying on Chinese...
Tags: Apple, China, US, Nike Coca Cola


10 things in tech you need to know today

Patrick Pleul/picture alliance via Getty Images Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Tuesday. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning.Have an Amazon Alexa device? Listen to this update by searching "Business Insider" in your flash briefing settings.And for the biggest stories in politics, sign up here for 10 Things in Politics You Need to Know Today — launching soon!Google's DeepMind solved the protein folding problem. Its AI program AlphaFold can pr...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Spacex, Fcc, China, US, Trends, Biden, Xinjiang, Greylock, Ftc, Josh Elman, Nordic, Deepmind, Amazon Alexa


Nike, Coca-Cola, and Apple reportedly lobbied to weaken a bill aimed at preventing them from manufacturing products in China using forced Uighur labor

Hong Kong protesters rally in support of Xinjiang Uighurs' human rights in Hong Kong, China, December 22, 2019. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson Nike, Coca-Cola, and Apple were among the companies that lobbied to weaken a bill aimed at banning US firms from relying on Chinese forced labor, The New York Times reported Sunday. HSBC, American Apparel, and several industry groups also lobbied on the bill, which would ban many goods imported from Xinjiang unless companies prove they weren't made with...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Hong Kong, Politics, Human Rights, Coca Cola, Washington Post, Senate, China, US, Trends, Nike, House, New York Times, The Times, Retail


Netflix gave a detailed explanation of why it won't sell advertising, but it's still working with brands in other ways (NFLX)

Netflix on Tuesday gave its most detailed explanation yet for why it won't sell advertising.  It doesn't want to spend money trying to challenge online-advertising giants like Google and Facebook, CEO Reed Hastings said. It also wants "none of the controversy around exploiting users with advertising," Hastings said. Still, Netflix has been cozying up to brands in other ways, including more product placements, brand partnerships, and consumer products, as Business Insider has covered closely. V...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Hbo, California, US, Trends, Nike, European Union, Netflix, Comcast, Nbcuniversal, Ken Burns, Hulu, Burger King, Coca Cola


20 Most Influential Graphic Design Companies From Around the World

Graphic design is a notoriously competitive field and it can be tough for companies to stand out. But, at least twenty graphic design firms from around the world have proven to be the best in their field, with gorgeous portfolios filled with impressive clients and prominent design campaigns. These are the design firms that clients with virtually unlimited budgets turn to when they need a brand identity, packaging design, or help with other types of design. These design firms drive graphic desig...
Tags: Apple, Startups, New York, Design, London, Jimmy Kimmel, Berlin, New York City, Inspiration, Samsung, Sales, San Francisco, Entrepreneurs, Spain, Barcelona, Chicago


5 Logo Design Tips for Bloggers Who Suck at Design

Your logo is a huge part and is the mark of your brand – literally. It’s as important as the name of your blog and the niche you planned to cover. Plus, it adds an impact on how your target market perceives you. Although, some new bloggers who have just started building a blog  may have a little budget at first this doesn’t mean that their logo cannot be great. We’ve listed some of the basics that you need to consider to figure out the perfect logo for your blog. 1. Develop and understand w...
Tags: Apple, Advertising, Don, Blog Tips, Nike Coca Cola


Why You Need a Personal Brand, Not Just a Company Brand

Branding is a very common element of a marketing campaign, and has been for many years. We all recognize the power of international brands like Nike, Coca-Cola, and Apple. Personal branding, on the other hand, is a little bit less well-understood. Rather than focusing on a business, personal branding seeks to help an individual build a powerful brand. Think Donald Trump or Oprah. That brand can stand for anything, though for most business owners credibility and expertise are significant componen...
Tags: Blog, Branding Strategies, Business Growth, Fox, Donald Trump, Personal Branding, Nicknanton, Branding Agency, Branding And Marketing, Branding Consultants, Business Consulting, Celebrity Agent, Celebrity Branding, Celebrity Lawyer, Expert Agent, Music Lawyer