The German government, citing national security, took a stake in grid operator 50Hertz after Chinese investors expressed an interest in buying a share. Photo: DPA

With eye on China, Germany tightens rules for non-EU buyouts to protect its ‘legitimate security interests’

  • German government’s decision to lower review threshold from 25 per cent to 10 per cent of stock in strategically important companies upsets business community
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The German government, citing national security, took a stake in grid operator 50Hertz after Chinese investors expressed an interest in buying a share. Photo: DPA
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