China’s government told Alibaba and Tencent to open up their platforms to each other and stop blocking each other’s web links. Reuters cited a report from the state-owned 21st Century Business Herald which said that the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology had called a meeting last Friday including Tencent and Alibaba as well as ByteDance, Baidu, Huawei and Xiaomi. The report...
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