China Blasts Apple, Amazon for References to Taiwan and Hong Kong

Jan 17, 2019 - Fortune

China has accused Apple, Amazon, and other major corporations of failing to properly refer to Taiwan and Hong Kong.

The Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS), a government-linked think tank, said that 66 Fortune 500 companies used “incorrect labels” in their references to Taiwan, and 53 of those corporations did the same in references to Hong Kong. Forty-five companies improperly referenced both territories, CASS said, according to Reuters, which earlier reported on the accusations...