Kuaishou ends gruelling overtime policy as China’s Big Tech try to reform controversial 996 working culture

//Kuaishou ends gruelling overtime policy as China’s Big Tech try to reform controversial 996 working culture

Kuaishou ends gruelling overtime policy as China’s Big Tech try to reform controversial 996 working culture

Kuaishou Technologies, operator of China’s second-most popular short-video platform, will end its gruelling, companywide overtime schedule as Big Tech in China begins to slowly address the controversial, and sometimes deadly, work culture known as 996.The overtime arrangement known as big week/small week, where employees were required to work a six-day week every fortnight, was first implemented in January ahead of the company’s IPO.The company offered double wages for working weekends and…

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By | 2021-06-25T10:30:16+00:00 June 25th, 2021|Technology|Comments Off on Kuaishou ends gruelling overtime policy as China’s Big Tech try to reform controversial 996 working culture