Jack Ma, the founder of Alibaba.com has advised new employees to have sex six times in six day.
Even though, the billionaire 54, who has been ranked as the richest man has been criticized after sharing the advice during company’s mass wedding on May 10th.
Alibaba is leading online market platform founded by Jack Ma and its headquarters is based Hangzhou, East China.
‘At work, we emphasize the spirit of 996. In life, we should follow 669,’ Ma said.
His remarks were a wordplay on the firm’s controversial 996 work schedule, which expects staff to submit to 12-hour shifts between 9am and 9pm during a six-day week.
The quote was posted to Alibaba’s official page on Weibo with a winking emoji, which drew widespread criticism from net users.
His message comes amid a dwindling birth rate in China and an increasing pressure on the country’s slowing economy.