Coronavirus: Tech firms heed call as Chinese authorities urge people to stay home, go online for Lunar New Year

//Coronavirus: Tech firms heed call as Chinese authorities urge people to stay home, go online for Lunar New Year

Coronavirus: Tech firms heed call as Chinese authorities urge people to stay home, go online for Lunar New Year

The Lunar New Year holiday in China ushers in the world’s biggest annual mass migration, as families reunite across the country. The government, however, has tightened travel restrictions this year and encouraged people to stay at home amid a resurgence in Covid-19 infections.Chinese authorities urged the public to go online to satisfy their needs for entertainment, shopping and festive meals, while calling on tech companies to meet that user demand to help contain the latest coronavirus…

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By | 2021-01-29T15:30:07+00:00 January 29th, 2021|Technology|Comments Off on Coronavirus: Tech firms heed call as Chinese authorities urge people to stay home, go online for Lunar New Year