China refutes claim of govt ban on Apple purchases

Written by Reuters | Updated: Aug 9 2014, 08:02am hrs
Apple products such as laptops and tablets are not banned from Chinese government procurement lists, according to the country's chief procurement centre, refuting a report claiming Apple was blacklisted on security concerns. According to a Bloomberg News report, 10 Apple products, including iPad tablets, were taken off a government list of approved hardware due to security concerns.