Banned in China after an unusual company names
Commerce and industry administration of China has banned companies to register a “strange” names. About it Aug 17, writes “bi-Bi-si”.
The Chinese company mentioned in the titles of popular Internet memes. For example, a company engaged in the hotel business, is called “Shenyang primitive power of hospitality” (“Shenyang Prehistoric Powers Hotel Management Limited Company”). This name is associated with a replica Chinese swimmer Fu Wangwei. In 2016, after the semi-final swim at the Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro she was surprised by his speed and said “used all their primitive force.”
The ban will also be the name of the manufacturer of condoms “Uncle Niu”. Fully, it sounds like “a Group of young people with dreams who believe that they can do miracles under the direction of Uncle Niu Internet Technology” (“There Is a Group of Young People With Dreams, Who Believe They Can Make the Wonders of Life Under the Leadership of Uncle Niu Internet Technology Co. Ltd.”).
The Agency banned the use of the names of discriminatory language, the terms associated with Christianity or Islam and “politically sensitive” topics such as the Chinese army, the date “9/11”, the names of the leaders of China, including Mao Zedong.
Also companies are forbidden to be called “national” or “the best”.