Opposition parties have called for a probe into the government's deals with the corporation.
It says the tool could also have uses in the healthcare and industrial sectors.
Ford Motor has announced it will significantly increase its investment in the development of fully electric and hybrid vehicles.
The carmaker's strategy shift has been in the making for over six months.
China's GDP grew 6.9 percent in 2017 — the fastest pace in two years and higher than expected by analysts.
The firm has recently struggled to refinance €1.7 billion in debt and liabilities.
British construction and outsourced services group Carillion has gone bust, putting at risk several government contracts.
The economy's strong rebound came despite efforts to curb financial risk from excessive debt growth.
The struggling phonemaker is staking its future on new cybersecurity software that aims to protect driverless cars.
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