Trump administration said to press Dutch hard to cancel China chip equipment sale

//Trump administration said to press Dutch hard to cancel China chip equipment sale

Trump administration said to press Dutch hard to cancel China chip equipment sale

The Trump administration mounted an extensive campaign to block the sale of Dutch chip manufacturing technology to China, with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo lobbying the Netherlands government and White House officials sharing a classified intelligence report with the country’s Prime Minister, people familiar with the effort told Reuters.The high-level push, which has not previously been reported, shows the importance the White House places on preventing China from getting hold of a machine…

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By | 2020-01-06T07:44:04+00:00 January 6th, 2020|Technology|Comments Off on Trump administration said to press Dutch hard to cancel China chip equipment sale