Kiwis backtrack on American assurances of Huawei perils
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New Zealand will carry out its own security research

After initially saying that it believed the US smears on Huawei 5G equipment, the New Zealand government is going to investigate the claims itself. 

Huawei happy to work under EU supervision
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Monday, 11 February 2019 10:36

Huawei happy to work under EU supervision


No-one has a real excuse

Huawei has said it is willing for its equipment and activities to be supervised by the European Union (EU) as it continues to fend off the threat of restrictions on the use of its kit in 5G networks.

German government wants Huawei 5G
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Friday, 08 February 2019 12:06

German government wants Huawei 5G


Still the cheapest option

The German government wants to avoid excluding products offered by China’s Huawei Technologies in the build-out of the 5G network in Germany.

Huawei security issues will take five years to fix
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Will spend 1.5 billion pounds to keep the Brits happy

The Chinese technology giant Huawei has said security problems raised in a government report could take between three and five years to fix.

Merkel sets out condition for Huawei's 5G participation
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This might miff the US

While the US is leaning on its allies to cut all ties to Chinese companies and get Huawei blacklisted from lucrative 5G projects, the Germans appear to be being more pragmatic.

Huawei faces criminal charges
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Tuesday, 29 January 2019 11:42

Huawei faces criminal charges


Us claims it stole trade secrets and committed bank fraud

US prosecutors filed criminal charges against Huawei claiming it stole trade secrets from an American rival and committed bank fraud by violating sanctions against doing business with Iran.

Banning Huawei could damage 5G development
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Monday, 28 January 2019 12:30

Banning Huawei could damage 5G development


Chinese warning

China’s envoy to the European Union warned that excluding Chinese tech group Huawei could hamper new 5G mobile networks.

US universities dump Huawei gear and cash
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Thursday, 24 January 2019 12:31

US universities dump Huawei gear and cash


Worried about losing federal funding

Top US universities are dumping telecom equipment made by Huawei Technologies and other Chinese companies because they are frightened of losing federal funding under a new Trump-backed national security law.

Oxford Uni thinks Reds under Huawei beds
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Friday, 18 January 2019 11:49

Oxford Uni thinks Reds under Huawei beds

Evidence, it's heard of it

One of the most prestigious universities in the known universe has decided not to take any more money from Huawei.

Poles arrest Huawei manager for spying
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Friday, 11 January 2019 12:54

Poles arrest Huawei manager for spying


China greatly concerned

Poland has arrested a Chinese employee of Huawei and a Polish national involved in cyber business on allegations of spying.