Cyber threats must be addressed without trade barriers: U.S. commerce secretary

April 14, 2015 9:47 AM

54 0

Cyber threats must be addressed without trade barriers: U.S. commerce secretary

BEIJING (Reuters) - Cybersecurity threats must be addressed without creating barriers to trade or investment, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker said on Tuesday, during a visit to China as part of a trade delegation.

U.S. officials, including President Barack Obama, have raised concerns about cybersecurity regulations China is now considering that could limit opportunities for foreign technology companies, including a draft anti-terrorism law and so-called "secure and controllable" rules on banking technology.

Also read: Trump’s pledge to leave his business prompts calls to divest

Read more

To category page

Loading...