FBI director Christopher Wray says China is actively spying on Fortune 100 companies. Photo: AFPFBI director Christopher Wray says China is actively spying on Fortune 100 companies. Photo: AFP
FBI director Christopher Wray says China is actively spying on Fortune 100 companies. Photo: AFP

China sharpens economic espionage penalties in ‘tit-for-tat provision’ against US accusations of trade secret theft

  • Proposed section of criminal code targets theft of trade secrets by foreign entities, as US cases against Chinese nationals soar
  • Draft of the law, which is out for review until August 16, has flown under the radar until now

Topic |   US-China decoupling
FBI director Christopher Wray says China is actively spying on Fortune 100 companies. Photo: AFPFBI director Christopher Wray says China is actively spying on Fortune 100 companies. Photo: AFP
FBI director Christopher Wray says China is actively spying on Fortune 100 companies. Photo: AFP
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