The world’s biggest telecom equipment maker, Huawei Technologies Co was sued by Cisco Systems in 2003 for allegedly infringing on its patents. In the US, security officials have accused it of allowing unauthorized access by the Chinese People's Liberation Army through its equipment. US political opposition forced Huawei to withdraw its purchase of 3Leaf systems in 2010.
China can ensure its information security in the long run only if it keeps its market open to the best technology products, be they foreign or domestic, Huawei's chief executive Eric Xu says.Thursday, 23 April, 2015, 10:42am 3 comments
Two of China’s top telecoms equipment makers could become embroiled in an unusual, high-profile legal spat after ZTE accused larger rival Huawei of copying its technology.26 Apr 2015 - 8:15am
Chinese smartphone maker Huawei, the third-largest in the world, on Wednesday announced two new smartphones to launch in over 30 countries, showcasing the firm's ambition to seize market share in the high-end smartphone sector.
Huawei announced the two new devices – the 5.2 inch Ascend P8 and the 6.8 inch P8max – at an event in London.20 Apr 2015 - 12:11pm
Despite companies in China having a reputation for being "copycats", a Chinese firm has led the world in filing international patents for innovations and new technology for the second time in three years.20 Mar 2015 - 2:08pm 1 comment
Xiaomi, Huawei and ZTE adopt different strategies to sell affordable premium models outside their home market.6 Feb 2015 - 10:11am 1 comment
Huawei Technologies aims to increase smartphone shipments to 100 million units in 2015, compared with 75 million last year, and will boost smartphone sales from international markets to more than 60 per cent this year from 52 per cent in 2014, the company said in a statement on Tuesday.27 Jan 2015 - 1:50pm
Software expert Alex Tao returned to Toronto from a recent business trip to Beijing with a gift for his wife: a Huawei Mate 7 smartphone - a model launched just a few weeks ago.22 Oct 2014 - 5:51am
Huawei Technologies unveiled today a slate of new devices meant to showcase the Chinese company’s hardware technology, just days before Apple releases its highly-anticipated iPhone 6 on September 9.
Huawei, which began as a telecom equipment company in 1987, has rapidly transformed itself in recent years into the world’s No 3 smartphone maker behind Samsung Electronics and Apple.5 Sep 2014 - 2:29pm
Huawei Technologies, the world's second-biggest telecommunications equipment supplier, aims to record "sustainable business growth" this year on strong demand for its 4G long term evolution (LTE) mobile networks and smartphones.22 Jul 2014 - 12:29am
Huawei Technologies, China's biggest maker of phone network equipment, plans to increase its European workforce as it competes for business in the region against rivals including Alcatel-Lucent and Ericsson.12 Jun 2014 - 12:01am
For years, Washington has sabotaged Huawei's plans to expand its business footprint in America.23 May 2014 - 3:15am 12 comments
Huawei, the third biggest smartphone manufacturer in the world, said it would increase its brand awareness by directly targeting its expanding pool of customers through retail and online selling and co-operation with other carriers.24 Apr 2014 - 1:15am
Since Apple introduced an aluminium unibody design on the iPhone in 2012, few smartphone brands have followed suit by introducing metal casings for their flagship devices.21 Apr 2014 - 6:45pm
Xi Jinping and Barack Obama met yesterday while attending a nuclear security summit in the Netherlands. Their meeting was complicated by renewed tensions over the National Security Agency's surveillance programme.25 Mar 2014 - 7:47am 5 comments
Chinese telecommunications and internet company Huawei defended its independence yesterday and said it would condemn any infiltration of its servers by the US National Security Agency if reports of such activities by the NSA were true.24 Mar 2014 - 8:04am 6 comments