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‘There’s no #Huawei a virus can stop us! 90% of our staff in China are already back at work’ says CEO

‘There’s no #Huawei a virus can stop us! 90% of our staff in China are already back at work’ says CEO

| March 26, 2020

Ren Zhengfei The vast majority of Huawei’s employees are back to work following nationwide shutdowns implemented in response to the coronavirus outbreak in China, writes Robbie Harb. Huawei’s founder and CEO, Ren Zhengfei has told the Hong-Kong-based South China Morning Post that more than 90 per cent of the company’s 150,000 Chinese workers are back at their desks. The […]

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#Huawei, #Ericsson and #Nokia lead in #5G contributions: report

#Huawei, #Ericsson and #Nokia lead in #5G contributions: report

| March 19, 2020

It may be no surprise to 5G standards observers to hear that Huawei, Ericsson, Nokia, Qualcomm and China Mobile are in the lead when it comes to 3GPP activities, writes  Monica Alleven. However, Strategy Analytics breaks it down further, showing that Huawei leads in terms of overall contributions to the end-to-end 5G standards, while Ericsson […]

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France to allow some #Huawei gear in its #5G network – sources

France to allow some #Huawei gear in its #5G network – sources

| March 17, 2020

France will authorize the use of some of Huawei’s equipment in the rollout of its 5G network, two sources close to the matter told Reuters, despite US calls to exclude the Chinese telecoms giant from the West’s next-generation communications, write Mathieu Rosemain and Gwénaëlle Barzic. The French cybersecurity agency, ANSSI, is due to tell telecoms […]

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Digital trends spark surge in European patent applications

Digital trends spark surge in European patent applications

| March 13, 2020

Patent statistics published  by the European Patent Office (EPO) show that patent applications in digital technologies saw a sharp rise in 2019. According to the EPO Patent Index 2019, applications in digital communication in particular have grown faster than any other sector, marking a 19.6% increase on 2018. For the first time in more than […]

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#Huawei – Cybersecurity : ‘Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind’

#Huawei – Cybersecurity : ‘Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind’

| March 12, 2020

I have been advising Huawei for a number of years. Over that time I have been struck by the reluctance to adopt a fact-based approach to discussions about the company, writes Dick Roche. The scorched earth approach of the current US administration is dangerous, foolhardy and illustrates a breadth taking double standard. Shakespeare’s observation that […]

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Boris Johnson sees off first Tory rebellion in row over Huawei

Boris Johnson sees off first Tory rebellion in row over Huawei

| March 10, 2020

Boris Johnson has seen off his first Tory rebellion since the election in a row over Huawei’s involvement in Britain’s 5G network, writes Aubrey Allegretti (pictured, above). The prime minister defeated several of his own backbenchers who were trying to limit the Chinese tech giant’s access to infrastructure in the UK to the end of […]

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Legal battle shuts down #YzerChat messenger in UAE

Legal battle shuts down #YzerChat messenger in UAE

| March 10, 2020

Etisalat, one of two UAE national telecoms, says it is shutting down a popular local online call and messaging app YzerChat, writes Martin Banks. Khaleej Times, a daily English language newspaper published in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, reported, with reference to the official Etisalat announcement, that all functions of YzerChat were blocked on February 29, […]

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