[The Epoch Times, June 8, 2022](Reported by The Epoch Times reporter Li Jing) Recently,Phoenix Network TechnologyThe channel’s official Weibo account was banned, and related topics attracted attention and heated discussions among mainland netizens.
June 8, atPhoenix Network TechnologyThe official Weibo shows: “The user is currently banned from speaking due to violation of relevant laws and regulations.”
Phoenix NetworkTech has more than 4 million followers. The account’s last tweet was a June 6 post about an Apple product.
rightPhoenix NetworkThe reason for the ban on technology has not been specified by the official.However, under the related topic of “Phoenix.com technology was banned”, many netizens from all over the country posted about “Phoenix.com andPhoenix Televisionfraud” message.
Netizens said: “70,000 families with 11 billionPhoenix Televisionengage in onePhoenix Finance, ransacked, the people who provoked whoever provoke who, the garbage media must pay back. “Phoenix Satellite TV and Phoenix.com defrauded more than 100 million yuan, and more than 70,000 families were in dire straits. I hope Phoenix Satellite TV and Phoenix.com can take the initiative to stand up and pay everyone back.” “Phoenix Satellite TV Liu Changle’s black heart defrauded 70,000 families with tens of billions of blood and sweat, and caused the people to be lawless!” “
According to public information,Phoenix ZhixinIt was incorporated in Beijing on August 22, 2014 for the purpose ofPhoenix FinanceThe main company that provides regular financial services.Phoenix ZhixinThe actual controller is He Xin, who is also the actual controller of Phoenix Finance.
According to Jiemian News, on September 11, 2020, Phoenix Financial suddenly stopped its online loan business and suspended the payment of principal and interest to more than 70,000 lenders, involving more than 10 billion yuan in funds.
Another identity of He Xin is the son-in-law of Liu Changle, the founder of Phoenix Satellite TV. However, Phoenix Satellite TV does not directly control Phoenix Finance, but Phoenix Finance is endorsed by Phoenix Satellite TV. Phoenix Satellite TV was founded by Liu Changle in 1996, and has served as the chairman of the board of directors and chief executive officer for many years, and also serves as a standing member of the CPPCC National Committee.
Some netizens said on Weibo that it is the strong media credibility of Phoenix Satellite TV and the powerful host platform that are the important reasons for the rapid growth of Phoenix Financial. Because of the endorsement of Phoenix Satellite TV, they trust Phoenix Financial without reservation. Investors participate in the investment.
Phoenix Satellite TV announced in February last year that Liu Changle resigned as CEO and was replaced by Xu Wei, a former spokesman for the Shanghai Municipal Government and director of the Information Office. The current largest shareholder is Bauhinia Culture Group, a central enterprise of the Communist Party of China. In May of the same year, He Xin, the head of Phoenix Finance, was detained by the Haikou City police for the crime of illegally absorbing funds, and a case was filed for investigation. After the financial storm in Phoenix, whether Phoenix Satellite TV, which once promoted it, needs to pay for it, has become a hot topic of public opinion.