Is the '996' work culture the way to go in Singapore?

Hard work should not be demonised - but neither should it be put on the altar at the expense of everything else

CHINESE billionaire and co-founder of Alibaba Group Jack Ma faced a backlash when he voiced support for the infamous "996". No, it is not a symbol of the end times, but refers instead to the infamous 12-hours a day, six-days-a-week work culture rampant in China's tech sector.