Guangdong hotline to handle 11.11 problems
A province has taken the lead in the country to open a special hotline to help handle the complaints from consumers who shop online on the Singles Day on Nov 11.
The Guangdong Consumers Council will handle complaints involving online fraud, poor quality, unfair trade and related problems that netizens may face.
Guangdong, one of the country’s economic powerhouses, is a big province in terms of online business.
The council has also established special task forces to help prevent and deal with the conflicts between consumers and sellers and help create a safe and harmonious online business environment for the Singles Day.
A liquid that may be aged rice wine has been discovered in a bronze pot unearthed from a Western Han Dynasty (202 BC to AD 8) tomb in Henan province. The liquid will undergo lab tests to determine its ingredients. Aged rice wine has been found in other tombs dating back to the Western Han period.