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Jack Ma's remarks spark debate over China working hours

Updated : April 19, 2019 06:18 PM IST

Ma is one of China's richest men and his comments brought both condemnation and support as China's maturing economy enters a period of slower growth — and young people look to escape the drudgery their parents often had to endure.
Even the People's Daily newspaper, the ruling Communist Party's mouthpiece, issued an editorial this week saying mandatory overtime reflects managerial arrogance and is "impractical and unfair" for workers.
Jack Ma's remarks spark debate over China working hours

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