19 Sep '17, 7pm

[Mothership] China’s sex doll sharing services shut down after company fined by police https://t.co/8UV7TW3zJi

The sex doll sharing services being piloted in China has been snuffed out abruptly, less than a week after it was launched . According to Sixthtone , the company — Touch said on Sept. 18 that it will not move forward with plans to provide “shared girlfriends” to Beijing’s lonely hearts, expressing contrition after two of its employees were summoned by the police. Advertisement Suspension of project On the grounds that it had “disturbed social order with vulgar activities,” the company was fined “several thousand (Chinese) yuan,” The company released an official statement on the suspension saying: “We apologize for the negative impact our ‘shared girlfriend’ project has had on society — especially the online environment — ahead of the significant meeting”. The “significant meeting” mentioned in the apology is a reference to the upcoming 19th Chinese Communist Party Congress...

Full article: https://mothership.sg/2017/09/chinas-sex-doll-sharing-ser...

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