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House of Representatives Intelligence Committee

Obama told of Petraeus scandal pre-election, official suggests

The head of the US House Intelligence Committee has suggested President Barack Obama might have known about former CIA director David Petraeus' extra-marital affair before the November election.

Tuesday, 20 November, 2012, 4:18am

David Petraeus faces US Congress over attack on consulate in Libya

Former CIA director David Petraeus said yesterday he believed all along that the deadly September 11 assault on the US consulate in Libya was a terrorist attack, a lawmaker said, as the ex-general faced Congress for the first time since he resigned over an extra-marital affair.

17 Nov 2012 - 2:41am

Huawei gets a pass from White House probe, says report

Huawei Technologies, the world's second-largest supplier of telecommunications equipment, may have caught a break from the backlash of a congressional panel's report last week that branded it a security threat in the United States.

19 Oct 2012 - 3:33am

ZTE shares fall sharply on profit warning

ZTE Corp, the mainland's second-largest telecommunications equipment manufacturer, saw a steep drop in its share price after the company projected a massive third-quarter loss.

The Shenzhen-based company's stock fell up to 17.2 per cent in early trading yesterday before finishing at HK$10.56, down 15.8 per cent and its lowest close since September 12.

16 Oct 2012 - 4:03am

New Huawei, ZTE complaints trigger second US probe

A US congressional report that urged American companies to stop doing business with Chinese telecom equipment makers Huawei and ZTE has triggered a fresh wave of complaints against the firms, opening a second phase to the panel’s investigation.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Backlash may put Chinese telecoms suppliers' US expansion in limbo

After making huge investments to grow their operations in the United States, leading Chinese telecommunications equipment makers Huawei Technologies and ZTE now find their expansion plans in limbo because of that market's security concerns.

9 Oct 2012 - 3:01am