Germany is reviewing the country's foreign trade regulation to limit outside access to its strategic technology by launching security probes prior to the takeover of German firms by non-European entities, particularly those from China, to protect strategic technologies and critical infrastructure projects.
Probes will be launched for the acquisition of 10% of a company in strategic or security-related sectors such as water, energy, telecommunications, finance, defence, and transportation. The G...


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