2.1.2022 | Top Chinese live-streamer was fined $210 million for tax evasion
A top Chinese live-streamer – Huang Wei, known as Viya has been handed 1.34 billion yuan ($210 million) fine for tax evasion.
she is a famous internet celebrity with tens of millions of followers and has used her platform to sell a variety of products.
She's known as the country's "live-streaming queen" and has sold everything from noodles to a commercial rocket launch on the online shopping Taobao platform. She was named on Time magazine's list of 100 influential figures in 2021.