Biden Security Agencies Oppose Blacklisting Chinese Govt Tech Firm.

America’s security agencies under President Joe Biden are opposing the blacklisting of a spin-off firm of the Chinese Communist Party-linked telecommunications firm Huawei. ‘Honor’ – which was sold by Huawei last November to skirt Trump-era sanctions – still retains links to the Chinese Communist Party, as the Shenzhen city government was one of several involved in the consortium that purchased the firm. The primary purchaser in the $15 billion deal, Digital China, retains ties to Huawei through its partnerships with programs such as cloud computing. Despite these ties, “key security agencies are divided over whether to place Huawei’s former smartphone company on … Continue reading Biden Security Agencies Oppose Blacklisting Chinese Govt Tech Firm.