China’s Top Court Bans Overtime Work Culture

Tiffany Meier
By Tiffany Meier
August 28, 2021China in Focusshare

China’s Supreme People’s Court has now made illegal “996”—what some call the work culture of “encouraged overtime” common among Chinese tech firms—meaning working 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. six days a week.

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