China’s tech champions could exploit the same loophole Huawei did to have their semiconductors manufactured by non-US entities like TSMC in Taiwan. Photo: Reuters
Craig Addison
Opinion

Opinion

Craig Addison

Why Beijing’s new tech master plan will make it more dependent on the US, not less

  • Many of the companies Beijing needs for its US$1.4 trillion tech infrastructure plan were put on Washington’s trade blacklist last October
  • The new rule requires all foreign semiconductor companies using US origin technology to obtain a waiver to do business with Huawei
China’s tech champions could exploit the same loophole Huawei did to have their semiconductors manufactured by non-US entities like TSMC in Taiwan. Photo: Reuters
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