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2743271172?profile=RESIZE_710xThe Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) issued a new draft cybersecurity regulation on 21 May 2019.  This draft is a planned extension of the Cybersecurity Law issued in 2017 that placed greater restrictions on foreign firms operating in China.  The new regulation creates the requirement for review of imported network equipment to determine…

China’s newest and broadest Cybersecurity Law went into effect on 1 June 2017. When first implemented, it created significant concerns for foreign businesses in that it directed new cybersecurity practices and data restrictions that appeared to threaten the independence and competitiveness of foreign corporations operating in China.