People's Liberation Army guards walk past the People's Bank Of China headquarters in Beijing on December 2. China's great rebalancing - the long-sought shift away from investment and manufacturing towards consumption and services - was one of the big themes of 2015, but now the nation is taking flak for its protectionist policies aimed at bolstering its tech sector. Photo: Bloomberg

China’s tech sector blasted for ‘innovation mercantilism’ and other protectionist policies aimed at giving it an unfair advantage

Nation joins India, Indonesia, Turkey, Russia, Nigeria and Canada on list of worst offenders in terms of adhering to such trade-distorting agendas

TOP PICKS

People's Liberation Army guards walk past the People's Bank Of China headquarters in Beijing on December 2. China's great rebalancing - the long-sought shift away from investment and manufacturing towards consumption and services - was one of the big themes of 2015, but now the nation is taking flak for its protectionist policies aimed at bolstering its tech sector. Photo: Bloomberg
READ FULL ARTICLE