Meng Wanzhou

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China slams US, says will defend 'legitimate rights' of Huawei

08 Mar 2019

China slams US, says will defend 'legitimate rights' of Huawei

China's foreign minister Wang Yi slammed US accusations against the telecom giant Huawei and said Beijing will take "all necessary measures" to defend the "legitimate rights" of the country's companies and individuals.

Chinese engineer allegedly stole secrets from Apple's self-driving car project

31 Jan 2019

Chinese engineer allegedly stole secrets from Apple's self-driving car project

A new case of corporate espionage has surfaced in the US, and the FBI has accused a Chinese national of stealing trade secrets from Apple.

Extradition hearing of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou pushed to March

30 Jan 2019

Extradition hearing of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou pushed to March

The extradition hearing for a top Huawei executive at the center of a diplomatic row between Ottawa (Canada capital) and Beijing (China capital) has been pushed back to March, after US unveiled sweeping charges against her and the Chinese tech giant.

Huawei, its CFO charged with multiple financial crimes in USA

29 Jan 2019

Huawei, its CFO charged with multiple financial crimes in USA

A little over a month after Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou was detained by Canadian authorities, Huawei, two of its subsidiaries, and Meng have been charged with an array of financial crimes in the US.

Huawei accused of plagiarizing music video for promoting tablet

24 Jan 2019

Huawei accused of plagiarizing music video for promoting tablet

In a shocking development, Chinese giant Huawei has been accused of plagiarizing a music video for the purpose of advertising.

Chinese company denies promotion to employees using iPhones

25 Dec 2018

Chinese company denies promotion to employees using iPhones

After the recent arrest of the CFO of Huawei, Meng Wanzhou, Chinese companies have come out in full support of the Shenzhen-headquartered telecom giant, also the world's biggest provider of telecom equipment.

Huawei executive faces fraud charges in US: Canada bail hearing

08 Dec 2018

Huawei executive faces fraud charges in US: Canada bail hearing

Chinese telecom giant Huawei's chief financial officer, arrested in Canada, faces US fraud charges for allegedly lying to banks about the use of a covert subsidiary to sell to Iran in breach of sanctions, a bail hearing heard yesterday.

Chinese media condemns Huawei executive's arrest by the US

07 Dec 2018

Chinese media condemns Huawei executive's arrest by the US

Chinese state-run media today condemned the arrest of a top executive of telecom giant Huawei in Canada on a US extradition request as a "despicable rogue's approach" to contain China's high-tech ambitions.