China’s Big Tech crackdown: Beijing’s targets ‘unfair competition’ online with new rules challenging internet platforms

//China’s Big Tech crackdown: Beijing’s targets ‘unfair competition’ online with new rules challenging internet platforms

China’s Big Tech crackdown: Beijing’s targets ‘unfair competition’ online with new rules challenging internet platforms

China’s market regulator has issued a draft of new rules that are set to empower the agency’s bureaus across the country to target “unfair competition activities” in a fresh effort to rein in the country’s once freewheeling technology giants.According to the draft, which the State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR) released on Tuesday, the agency’s municipal and provincial branches are authorised to look into and discipline internet firms for inappropriate activities in cyberspace…

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