Surprises

by Mike Masnick


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china, investigation, us

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huwei



Huawei To US Government: Please Investigate Us

from the nothing-to-hide dept

Interesting strategy from China's telco networking giant Huawei in dealing with security fears from the US government: it's asking the US government to do a full investigation of the company to satisfy itself that there's nothing questionable going on. Obviously part of the idea is a PR move, to show that the company has nothing to hide, but it's pretty rare to see a company so openly ask a government to investigate it. I guess it's Huawei's attempt to call the US government's grandstanding bluff.

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    xs (profile), 25 Feb 2011 @ 7:13am

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    No. But I do find it ironic that politicians on one hand say Chinese firms are not to be trusted because there's this adversarial relationship between China and US, then turn around complain that China has put restrictions on US firms operating in China.

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