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China orders govt offices to remove foreign equipment, software

Monday 9 December 2019 | 13:31 CET | News
In the latest salvo to the tech cold war, the Chinese government has ordered all government offices and public institutions to stop using any foreign computer and software equipment, the Financial Times reported, saying all such equipment will have to be removed within three years. The Chinese directive, which could hit companies such as HP, Dell and Microsoft, is the first from Beijing to set specific targets limiting China's use of foreign technology. 

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Companies: FCC / Huawei / Microsoft / ZTE
Countries: China / World
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