The Trump administration has imposed sanctions on China’s Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (SMIC), China’s largest and most advanced producer of semiconductor chips. Executives at China’s...
U.S. high tech exports
Jun 17, 2020
In 2017, experts began to warn that controversial DNA collection campaigns resembling ones targeting ethnic minorities in sensitive regions like Xinjiang and Tibet could be expected nationwide as Beijing expanded its use of...
Feb 25, 2020
Reuters’ Karen Freifeld and Mike Stone report on continued efforts to restrict the supply of American components to Huawei, despite a series of tweets last week in which President Donald Trump spoke dismissively about the...
Apr 24, 2018
The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been...
Apr 10, 2015
The Wall Street Journal’s Don Clark reports that the U.S. last fall blocked the export of...
Jun 8, 2008
“With the Olympics fast approaching, the US is suddenly concerned about American-made products being used against human rights demonstrators. Of particular concern is a sonic blaster that so far has not been considered a...
Jun 10, 2006
From Beijing Time via China Economic Net: The United States said it would revise laws to facilitate export of sensitive high technology equipment to China under a new policy designed to prevent such products from being used for military purposes. The new policy will spare the need for US exporters in critical sectors such as […]
May 23, 2006
From the Financial Times (link) The US says a planned expansion of its controls on the export of high-technology goods to China will not be a burden for US companies, and has dismissed claims that its restrictions on high-tech exports are fuelling the trade deficit with China. David McCormick, US undersecretary of commerce for industry […]
CDT in the News
- MIT Technology Review – Now China wants to censor online comments
- The Globe and Mail – Shanghai leaves lockdown after two months, but ‘zero COVID’ policy remains
- WION – Shanghai residents spent 2 months ‘locked’ up, but China bans media from calling it a ‘lockdown’
- The Independent – Shanghai prohibits media from using the term ‘lockdown’
- Guardian – Shanghai reportedly bans media use of the term ‘lockdown’ as lockdown ends