On the face of it this looks like sensible measures being adopted by China. Dig a little deeper and it looks a lot like geopolitics…:
[…] Wang took a swipe at the U.S. in his speech when he announced the initiative.
“Bent on unilateral acts, a certain country keeps making groundless accusations against others in the name of ‘clean’ network and used security as a pretext to prey on enterprises of other countries who have a competitive edge,” he said. “Such blatant acts of bullying must be opposed and rejected.”