• Explainer: Who is China's Huawei Technologies and why is it controversial?

    6 days ago - By Reuters

    The arrest in Canada of Meng Wanzhou, a top executive at China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd and daughter of the founder and CEO, jolted the global business community on Thursday and raised fears that a truce in the U.S.-China trade war could come to a swift end.
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  • Huawei CFO arrested in Canada

    Huawei CFO arrested in Canada

    6 days ago - By TechRadar

    China has demanded the release of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou after she was arrested in Canada. The company's finance chief, and daughter of Huawei co-founder Ren Zhengfei, was taken in by police in Vancouver on December 1 whilst transferring flights in the city's airport. Details of the exact charges she faces have not been revealed, leading to Huawei and the Chinese government demanding her release, but stoking fears of a growing trade war between the US and China. However Some reports have suggested the arrest is connected to Huawei bypassing sanctions placed by the US on Iran. Huawei's...
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  • Top Huawei executive arrested on U.S. request, clouding China trade truce

    6 days ago - By Reuters

    The daughter of Huawei's founder, a top executive at the Chinese technology giant, was arrested in Canada and faces extradition to the United States, roiling global stock markets as it threatened to inflame Sino-U.S. trade tensions afresh.
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  • Daughter of Huawei founder and company CFO is arrested in Canada over Iran links

    Daughter of Huawei founder and company CFO is arrested in Canada over Iran links

    6 days ago - By The Inquirer

    It's not a good day to be a telecoms giant
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  • 10 things in tech you need to know today

    10 things in tech you need to know today

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Thursday.
    The chief financial officer of Chinese tech and telecoms giant Huawei has been arrested in Canada at the request of US authorities and faces extradition to the United States. Canadian authorities "provisionally detained" Meng Wanzhou, the daughter of Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei, while she was transferring flights in the country.
    UK lawmakers used their parliamentary privilege to publish a cache of internal Facebook documents and emails that had been under seal. The documents, which are part of a US lawsuit between...
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  • Top Huawei executive detained in Canada, angering China

    6 days ago - By Phys.org

    A top executive and daughter of the founder of Chinese telecom giant Huawei has been arrested in Canada and faces extradition to the United States, officials said Thursday, angering Beijing days into a trade war truce with the US.
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  • Huawei CFO arrested for violating US trade sanctions

    Huawei CFO arrested for violating US trade sanctions

    6 days ago - By The Next Web

    The CFO of Chinese telecom giant Huawei, Meng Wanzhou, was arrested in Canada on Saturday for allegedly violating US trade sanctions against Iran, reports The Globe and Mail. Wanzhou, who is also the daughter of Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei, was arrested in Vancouver over the weekend when she was transferring flights in Canada. She now faces extradition to the US, as, according to Huawei, she's been chared in the Eastern District of New York. The company noted that it'd been provided with little information on the specifics of the charges, and that its is “not aware of any wrongdoing...
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  • China says Canada, U.S. have not explained Huawei executive's arrest

    6 days ago - By Reuters

    China said on Thursday that Canada and the United States had yet to clarify their reason for arresting the daughter of Chinese tech giant Huawei's founder, in an incident that has dealt a blow to hopes of easing Sino-U.S. trade tensions.
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  • Huawei founder's daughter arrested on U.S. request, clouding China trade truce

    6 days ago - By Reuters

    The daughter of Chinese tech giant Huawei's founder has been arrested in Canada and is facing extradition to the United States, dealing a blow to hopes of an easing of Sino-U.S. trade tensions and rocking global stock markets.
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