KEY POINTS
  • Chinese business database Qichacha said Friday it passed a data export security assessment that allows the company to resume overseas operations.
  • The news signals an easing in China's increasingly stringent government controls over data sharing due to national security concerns.
Chinese business database Qichacha said it passed a data export security assessment that allows the company to resume overseas operations.

BEIJING — Chinese business database Qichacha said Friday it passed a data export security assessment that allows the company to resume overseas operations.

The news signals an easing in China's increasingly stringent government controls over data sharing due to national security concerns.