Tag: huawei

Oops? Chinese flagship Huawei calls Taiwan a country, infuriates Chinese netizens

Angry Chinese citizens took to social media to rage against yet another corporate slight, but this time they boycotted their own home-grown brand. Screenshots of Huawei's P-series phones listing Taiwan as a separate country went viral on Weibo last Wednesday (Aug 14). The default language setting...

Huawei slammed by consumer watchdog after thousands disappointed by $54 National Day promo

Singapore—Huawei is receiving a lot of flak from its misguided promotion last weekend, wherein the Chinese tech giant advertised the sale of one of its phones for just $54, and limited stocks sent many consumers away angry and disappointed. Older consumers, we might add, since...

After Huawei S$54 phone fiasco, stores open on July 27 and S’poreans still try their luck

Singapore – Huawei made it to the news again on July 26 (Friday) for a fiasco surrounding promotions for a S$54 phone. With the upcoming National Day, retailers are banking on the occasion and introducing promotions to celebrate Singapore’s 54th anniversary. Huawei slashed prices on its...

Huawei customers can enjoy free cups of Partea for two weekends

Huawei customers can now redeem complimentary beverages from homegrown tea joint, Partea. To enjoy this offer, Huawei customers can head down to any of the Partea outlets island wide during the two weekends, the 5th and 12th July while stocks last. Partea's menu has close to...

Huawei overseas smartphone sales down 40 percent, says founder

The founder of Huawei said Monday that the embattled Chinese telecom giant's overseas smartphone sales had tumbled by 40 percent this year as it grapples with a US push to clip the company's wings. "Yes, (sales) have fallen 40 percent," Ren Zhengfei said when asked about media...

Trade war will not put Chinese economy on constant decline: Analyst

By Anbound Malaysia As the U.S.-China trade war escalates, the prospects of US-China trade negotiations are slim.  The attack on Huawei by United States and the statement by President Donald Trump that Huawei would be included in trade negotiations, have increased the possibility that trade...

Singapore consumers share their perspective on Huawei phones

Singapore – “I would still buy the phone in a heartbeat,” says Mr. Joe Lum as Huawei continues to attract customers in Singapore despite the odds. Tech enthusiasts attended The PC Show last weekend and showed their support for Huawei, proving they are undaunted by...

Huawei back in business with Google’s Android Q, Bluetooth, SD Association and Wi-Fi Alliance

In light of the U.S. trade ban, Huawei was left in the dust by numerous software companies and service providers. Since the release of the trade blacklist by the Trump administration on May 16, Huawei Technologies Co Ltd had taken numerous hits when companies such...

Mahathir says Malaysia will use Huawei ‘as much as possible’

Malaysia will continue using Huawei products "as much as possible," bucking a global trend prompted by security concerns and a US ban on the Chinese firm, the country's prime minister said Thursday. Mahathir Mohamad, speaking at a conference in Tokyo, acknowledged the security concerns but...

Malaysia’s Huawei and Iran support could spook US

Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad made it clear that his country will continue using Huawei smart phones despite a ban imposed by US President Donald Trump. Dr Mahathir has dismissed claims of security risks uncovered by the US in Huawei Technologies' 5G network...