Description: HONG KONG — United States officials have torpedoed a Chinese state-backed group’s plan to buy an American electronics company, signaling the Trump administration’s continuing skepticism toward Chinese investment deals, particularly those that involve transferring technological know-how.
Date: Feb 23, 2018
Questions for discussion:
- What does this report suggest about the difficulties managers might face when attempting to sell to foreign buyers?
- How should M&A managers deal with this issue in the future?