Tech wars threaten global business

Companies today need to guard against weaponised disinformation

08 November 2020 - 00:00 By Ritesh Guttoo

We are entering a new kind of cold war, driven by the growing competition between countries to lead innovation in technology infrastructure and the rise of a new breed of populist leaders with interventionist instincts.

As the line between the political and business worlds blurs, a variety of protectionist tools emerge, from tariffs and corporate blacklists to cyberwar and disinformation...

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