A company in central China is in

A company in central China is in hot water for making its employees send screenshots of their phone battery status to management to ensure their staff is not wasting time when they could be working.

After staff questioned the policy, the company told them that its performance had been declining and said the inspection was meant to “inspire work efficiency and team spirit”. It added that the bosses wanted to dissuade people from using their phones to play games, watch videos or send personal texts at work.