BHR Partners, a largely Chinese state-backed firm where Hunter Biden served as a director, has been investing in and acquiring sensitive technologies of interest to the Chinese regime.
China is set to ban exports of certain goods and technologies, to protect, as it claims, its national security. But is it going to have a similar effect as the US sanctions?
The US designated six more Chinese media outlets as foreign missions. It’s to differentiate between news written by a free press, and propaganda distributed by the Chinese Communist Party.
Sweden banned gear by Chinese telecoms companies Huawei and ZTE. And the US stepped up an offensive to keep Huawei out of Brazil’s 5G market.
And the United Nations will locate its first big-data center in China. The UN representative who signed the agreement is also Chinese.