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China or the US? Multinationals under pressure to choose sides

Zoom, Activision and more bow to Beijing's push for show of loyalty

A student in Spain takes online classes at home using software from Zoom, one of many corporations feeling that they need to choose between the U.S. and China.   © Reuters

PALO ALTO, U.S. -- As tensions rise between China and the rest of the world, western companies face growing pressure to abide by Beijing's political demands in order to keep doing business in the world's second-largest economy.

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