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Jack Ma urges newlyweds to have ‘sex marathons’ at mass ceremony

China’s richest man urged his newlywed staff to have six-day “sex marathons” at a mass wedding of 102 couples at his company headquarters. Jack Ma, 54, boss of online marketplace Alibaba, faced a backlash online after telling his employees to engage in sexual acts six times in six days — adding “duration is key.” The billionaire made the lewd remarks at Alibaba’s mass wedding, which takes place every year on “Ali Day” in Hangzhou, east China. He said: “At work, we emphasize the spirit of 996. In life, we should follow 669.” The tycoon defended the infamous “996” work week, which Chinese tech workers have protested against. It is the rule that expects workers to put in 12-hour shifts from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., si ...