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Huawei founder stresses trustworthiness as top priority in letter to employees

Huawei founder stresses trustworthiness as top priority in letter to employees

Huawei Technologies founder Ren Zhengfei has called for trustworthiness to be the top focus for the Chinese telecommunications equipment supplier as it battles to gain the confidence of governments and corporate clients worldwide to use its 5G products. ?Today we find ourselves at the cusp of yet another great change. […]

China releases Canadian teacher Sarah McIver, arrested amid furore over detention of Huawei?s Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver

China releases Canadian teacher Sarah McIver, arrested amid furore over detention of Huawei?s Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver

Canada?s government said a Canadian teacher detained in China over a problem with her work permit had been released and was back in Canada. Albertan Sarah McIver was arrested earlier this month for issues related to her teaching job, but Global Affairs Canada spokesman Richard Walker said Friday that she […]

Defying US crackdown, Huawei ships a record 200 million smartphones in 2018

Defying US crackdown, Huawei ships a record 200 million smartphones in 2018

Huawei Technologies, the world?s largest supplier of telecommunications gear, has shipped more smartphones than ever before, announcing Sunday that its 2018 shipments exceeded 200 million devices, despite a Trump administration crackdown and increasing scrutiny from other national governments. China?s largest privately held company and the world?s second biggest smartphone maker, […]

Canada again demands that China immediately release two of its citizens

Canada again demands that China immediately release two of its citizens

Canada repeated calls that China immediately release two citizens it claims were arbitrarily detained there, soon after the arrest of a high-profile Chinese businesswoman. The Canadian government is concerned about the ?worrying precedent? the detentions set, Canada?s Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said on Saturday. Michael Kovrig, a diplomat on […]

Arrests of Canadians fuel anxieties among expatriates in China

Arrests of Canadians fuel anxieties among expatriates in China

The arrest of a third Canadian in China has heightened anxiety even in an expatriate community accustomed to some level of fear and uncertainty. Beijing on Thursday confirmed it arrested Canadian Sarah McIver for ?working illegally? in the country, following the detention of two other Canadians on national security grounds. […]

China blasts Ottawa and allies for hypocrisy over detained Canadians, calling Meng Wanzhou?s arrest ?truly arbitrary?

China blasts Ottawa and allies for hypocrisy over detained Canadians, calling Meng Wanzhou?s arrest ?truly arbitrary?

China?s foreign ministry has blasted Canada and its allies for hypocrisy concerning their criticism of Beijing?s detention of two Canadian citizens, with a spokeswoman mimicking Ottawa to say that it was the arrest of Huawei Technologies CFO Sabrina Meng Wanzhou that ?truly merits the name of arbitrary detention?. At a […]

US-China Tensions Enter a New Phase

US-China Tensions Enter a New Phase

In his masterpiece , the Ukrainian playwright Mikhail Bulgakov envisions a debate on the streets of Moscow between Satan and two intellectuals, an editor and young poet, who question the existence of God. The devil, masquerading as a foreigner, asks: ?If there is no God, then who, one wonders, rules […]

Huawei dials up the charm as global pressure builds after arrest of CFO Meng Wanzhou

Huawei dials up the charm as global pressure builds after arrest of CFO Meng Wanzhou

Guided tours of some of its most sensitive facilities. A private sit-down for international media with its top executive. A heartfelt personal diary describing a devastating earthquake. In the weeks since the shock arrest of its chief financial officer, Huawei Technologies has almost become a different company. The detention of […]

Canada and US demand immediate release of Canadians Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig, held in ?arbitrary detention? by China

Canada and US demand immediate release of Canadians Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig, held in ?arbitrary detention? by China

Ottawa and Washington on Friday stepped up pressure on Beijing, calling for the immediate release of two Canadians detained in apparent retaliation for the arrest in Vancouver of Chinese tech executive Sabrina Meng Wanzhou on a US warrant. The European Union also said it was backing Canada in the detentions […]

These are the Canadians who paid millions in bail for Huawei?s Meng Wanzhou, putting homes and retirement savings on the line

These are the Canadians who paid millions in bail for Huawei?s Meng Wanzhou, putting homes and retirement savings on the line

They include a property agent, a mansion-owning homemaker and a part-time yoga-instructor ? a veritable casting call of modern Vancouver. The other thing they have in common is Huawei Technologies CFO Sabrina Meng Wanzhou. These are the Canadians who have put their homes and retirement savings on the line by […]