In the wake of a bloody border clash with China in early June, the Indian government on Monday banned dozens of popular Chinese apps to pander to the rising nationalist sentiment. The Chinese government has urged New Delhi to protect international investors, including Chinese firms.
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The ban marks a spillover of geopolitical tensions into the business world. It also demonstrates that the Indian government is pandering to the rising nationalist sentiment in the subcontinent.
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