Beijing market regulator fines three private tutoring firms

Beijing market regulator fines three private tutoring firms

Beijing, China

Beijing’s market regulator has fined three private tutoring firms for acts such as false advertising, running unlicensed schools and illegal pricing, state media reported on Monday.

The three schools – Xueda Education, ABC Foreign Language School and 51talk – were fined a total of 1.92 million yuan ($297,000), the Beijing Youth Daily newspaper reported. 51talk is also known as China Online Education Group.

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