Jingjing Ma
Jul 11, 2019

China breaks in two Pocari Sweats over Hong Kong protest furore

Pocari Sweat in China disowns Hong Kong sister company's decision to pull ads from TVB for its allegedly biased protest coverage.

Pocari Sweat companies in China moved to distance themselves from their embattled Hong Kong sister company, which has become embroiled in the ongoing Hong Kong extradition law protests.

The move is designed to appease their angry mainland consumers, who have taken umbrage with Pocari Sweat Hong Kong’s decision to pull advertising from local broadcaster TVB for its allegedly biased coverage of the protests.

Pocari Sweat Tianjin and Guangdong released a joint statement...

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