Dubai Ports redux over China deal
A Bain Capital deal that would give a Chinese outfit a
stake in 3Com creates a ruckus on Capitol Hill, reports
Fortune’s Nina Easton.
The Bain deal has elements of the perfect political storm: A foreign company’s proximity to technology; the involvement of China — Capitol Hill’s favorite foreign bete noir — and a Huawei executive’s eyebrow-raising links to the Chinese military.