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The following video was produced by the state-owned CCTV, the most influential television news network in China, and exposed some of NQ’s dishonest practices in what is known as the “3-15 incident”. Every March 15th in China is Consumer Day, and CCTV airs investigative reports on companies that are among the more egregious in their business practices. NQ was exposed during the March 15, 2011 program. (For convenience, we’ve added the appropriate subtitles.)