Chinese Embassy in Thailand says controversial Lazada video is unacceptable


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The Chinese Embassy in Bangkok said in its Facebook post today (Friday) that the controversial sales promotion video for Lazada’s online shopping platform, which allegedly referenced a member of the Thai royal family, is unacceptable. The comment is the first by the Embassy since the controversy began early this month, after the clip, showing two online influencers Aniwat Prathumthin and Thidaporn Chaokuwiang promoting the Lazada platform for clothes, was posted on TikTok. Thidaporn is seen dressed in a traditional Thai costume and siting in a wheelchair. Aniwat is seen accusing Thidaporn, who plays her mother of noble background, of stealing...