A man walks past a China Telecom store in Wuhan, in central China’s Hubei province on Aug. 21, 2013. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)
CHINA BUSINESS & ECONOMY
BY CATHY HE, EPOCH TIMES
June 20, 2019 Updated: June 20, 2019
The Philippines will be monitoring China Telecom’s upcoming operations in the country for spying and other cybersecuritythreats, Nikkei Asian Review reported on June 20.
The country will be using a government-operated cybersecurity platform to oversee Mislatel, a new telecommunications carrier that is partly owned by China’s state-owned China Telecom, amid growing security concerns over Chinese tech companies worldwide.
“We will be the one monitoring them,” Philippines’ acting Information and Communications Technology Secretary Elisio Rio told Nikkei.… READ MORE...