Big Tech set for starring role at Beijing’s ‘two sessions’ political gala amid regulatory heat and US tech war

//Big Tech set for starring role at Beijing’s ‘two sessions’ political gala amid regulatory heat and US tech war

Big Tech set for starring role at Beijing’s ‘two sessions’ political gala amid regulatory heat and US tech war

Tech entrepreneurs at China’s biggest annual political gala next week will be under pressure on two fronts as Beijing pushes its national strategy of technology independence while ratcheting up regulatory scrutiny of their business operations.This year’s meetings, informally known as the “two sessions”, carry even greater importance because they not only kick off the nation’s latest five-year plan, but commemorate the centenary of the Chinese Communist Party too. The event will also be the…

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