Why Is China Cracking Down on Chinese Companies?

Tiffany Meier
By Tiffany Meier
September 16, 2021China in Focus

A viewer recently asked in the comments section why Beijing is cracking down on its own country’s companies.

There have been many explanations offered. One possibility is that these companies are getting too big, and Beijing is nervous about these tech firms’ increasing power.

Another reason could be that Beijing is concerned about Chinese companies’ data falling into foreign country’s hands.

China in Focus Weekly Newsletter
Find out what's really going on in China
By registering for the newsletter, you agree to the Privacy Policy.