Google Threat in China

A day after world's top search engine Google threatened to shut down its operations alleging cyber attacks and censorship, China said on Thursday that foreign internet firms were welcome to do business in the country "according to the law". Offering Beijing's first comments in response to its row with Google, foreign ministry spokeswoman Jiang Yu sought to play down the differences saying that the Communist Government was against "any form of cyber attack such as hacking". Google, according to its top executives said it was taking this "extreme step" because of cyber attacks and censorship by the communist regime of content provided by Chinese human rights activists. China has also stated its position on the Google row to the US after Secretary of State Hilary Clinton said Google's allegations about cyber spying "raise very serious concerns and questions." :source:ndtv

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