Apple has been trying to open stores in India for years, but a Chinese rival has got there first.
The Indian government gave Oppo, one of China’s top smartphone makers, approval this week to establish retail outlets in the country. The decision is a boost for the company in one of the world’s hottest smartphone markets.
Source: CNN Technology News
Date: October 6th. 2017
1) Why might the Indian government have chosen a Chinese firm over an American firm?
2) Apple’s share of the global smartphone market is only 10% and falling. Most Americans are completely unaware of how little reach Apple has globally. Why does this matter?