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Huawei founder finally speaks out: Ren Zhengfei denies spying charges, calls Trump ‘a great president’

For the first time since the arrest of Huawei’s CFO and daughter of owner Meng Wanzhou last December, the company’s founder has finally spoken up. For the first time since 2015, Meng’s father Ren Zhengfei has opened up to the media, denying that charges...

Chinese ambassador accuses Canada of “Western egotism” and “white supremacy” in connection with Huawei CFO case

Lu Shaye, the ambassador of China to Canada, wrote an op-ed piece in the Ottawa-based Hill Times newspaper on January 9, Wednesday, accusing Canada of “Western egotism” and “white supremacy” in how it reacted to the detention of two Canadians in China after Huawei’s Chief...

Ouch! Huawei punishes 2 employees who used iPhones for official greetings on Twitter

Even if 2018 was not that great of a year for tech giant Apple, since it’s faced stiff competition from Chinese smartphone makers Huawei, Oppo, Xiaomi and OnePlus—employees of rivals seem to keep using iPhones anyway. But, if any tech company is the winner...

What’s next for beleaguered smartphone giant Huawei?

The chairman of Huawei spoke to reporters in Shenzhen, China on December 19, claiming that the second-biggest smartphone company in the world is actually a victim of “ideology and geopolitics.” Speaking to reporters from Asia, Europe, and the United States for the first time at...

An embargo on Huawei will severely disrupt global supply chains – analysts

In the wake of Huawei's chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou's arrest on December 1, as requested by the United States (along with her extradition), relationships with China are looking to be strained. The arrest, along with intentions to ban the the technology giant from some markets,...

Inside Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou’s Crazy Rich life in Canada

Meng Wanzhou made international headlines when she was arrested in Canada on December 1. The Chief Finance Officer (CFO) of China’s largest private company, smartphone giant Huawei, as well as the daughter of Huawei’s owner Ren Zhengfei, has been released on $10 million bail,...

Shedding some light on the highly secretive Huawei family, clan behind world’s 2nd largest smartphone company

It only took engineer Ren Zhengfei 3 decades to build and establish one of China’s biggest corporate empires, Huawei, a telecoms and consumer electronics company operating internationally. Mr. Ren founded Huawei in 1987 after the People’s Liberation Army’s (PLA) engineering corps was disbanded, him being...

Arrest of Huawei’s CFO made tech companies like Apple and Intel less valuable

Meng Wanzhou, Chief Finance Officer of smartphone maker Huawei and daughter of Huawei’s founder Ren Zhengfei, was arrested in Canada on Saturday and is facing extradition to the United States. News of the arrest was made public on Wednesday, December 5. Meng has allegedly been...

CFO of Huawei arrested in Canada, faces extradition to the US

Meng Wanzhou, Chief Finance Officer of smartphone maker Huawei, was arrested in Vancouver, Canada on December 1. Meng is also deputy chair of the company, as well as the daughter of founder Ren Zhengfei. She is now facing extradition to the United States. While details...

Huawei’s Mate 20 Pro gives the iPhone XS Max and Galaxy S9+ serious competition

Huawei is now the number 2 smartphone maker in the world, but how does the Mate 20 Pro measure up? The Chinese tech giant just released its top of the line, most high tech phone that is sure to provide the iPhone XS Max and...