Tencent founder Pony Ma met with China’s antitrust regulator this month to discuss compliance issues, Reuters reported, as Beijing steps up its effort to rein in the country’s most powerful tech companies. During a conference call with reporters Wednesday, Tencent President Martin Lau said that the meeting was part of the company’s normal course of business as it regularly holds meetings with...
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