Siemens in trouble in China

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Chinese nurses standing in the lobby of the International medical center in the Beijing Friendship Hospital in Beijing, China.

Siemens in trouble in China


Siemens AG, the German multinational conglomerate company and the largest engineering company in Europe, is under investigation in China.

According to Reuters, a Chinese regulator last year launched an investigation to find out if Siemens’ healthcare unit and its dealers bribed hospitals to buy expensive disposable products used in some of its medical devices.

The investigation into Siemens follows a wider probe into the pharmaceutical industry in China that last year saw GlaxoSmithKline P...


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