Global Politics Podcast

Episode 149: China's control of tech giants

August 15, 2021 Global Politics
Global Politics Podcast
Episode 149: China's control of tech giants
Show Notes

On 9 July, Beijing authorities ordered the removal of 25 more apps operated by Didi Global Inc, which provides ride-hailing and related online services.

On 7 July, China's antitrust authority imposed fines on Didi and another tech for failing to report their merger deals in advance. The regulator also stopped Didi from adding new users.