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Billionaire Jack Ma States 12-hour work week could be the Standard

Billionaire Jack Ma, long a vocal advocate for China’s extreme work culture, says that people should be able to operate just 12 hours per week utilizing the benefits of artificial intelligence.

Just this year, Ma affirmed the China tech business’s infamous 12-hours-a-day, six-days-a-week routine, so typical that it created the moniker 996. In 1 blog post, China’s wealthiest guy this year disregarded people who expect an ideal eight-hour office lifestyle, defying a growing widespread backlash.

“I don’t bother about jobs,” Ma said on Thursday, which makes a positive instance that AI will help individuals rather than remove their occupation “Computers only have chips; men have the center. It’s the center where the intellect comes from.”