Alibaba-Owned UC Browser Shuts India Office
Alibaba has shut the offices of its mobile applications UC Browser and UC News in India after both apps were banned by the Indian government. The company’s employees have been informed about the decision, while its Gurugram and Mumbai offices have been shut.
An employee of UC Browser said that rumours of the company shutting down its operations had been circulating since the app was banned in the country. The employee, who worked with the company’s news aggregation platform UC News, told that he wasn’t aware of any severance package being announced for the impacted employees