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Country Risk Engaged by an MNC

Summarize an article (or series of articles) regarding the country risk engaged by an MNC during the past five years. What key concepts from the assigned reading apply?

1. Company and political risk
2. Inc. and political risk
3. [MNC] and political risk
4. [MNC] and country risk
5. Exposure to political risk
6. Exposure to country risk
7. Country risk rating
8. Risk and foreign project
9. Risk and foreign subsidiary
10. Multinational and government takeover

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Step 1:
The article is: "Google Outage Shows Business Risks in China" Wall Street Journal, Retrieved on 5th February: From:

Step 2:
The article shows how disruptions to Google's web-search and email services in China over the weekend focus on the government's effort to monitor and control information flow into China. The article says that this action of the Chinese government emphasizes the risk of doing business in China. The article says that this action of the Chinese Government violates the free-trade commitment of China under the World Trade Organization.
Chinese users of Google's services were not able to access its services. The services ...

Solution Summary

This solution explains an article that exposes business risk for MNC's. The sources used are also included in the solution.