This week

Why You Shouldn’t Buy Huawei Phones If You Care About Privacy

If you’re worried about the privacy implications of your Huawei phone, here’s what you need to know. Read more on makeuseof.com


China’s Huawei says 2021 revenues down almost 30%, sees challenges ahead

Chinese telecoms equipment giant Huawei Technologies Co Ltd (HWT.UL), battered by U.S. sanctions, expects 2021 revenue to have declined nearly 30% and predicted continued challenges in the New Year. Read more on reuters.com


Huawei ‘helped create’ tech for China’s state surveillance and ‘re-educating’ of Uighurs

Huawei was involved in creating mass surveillance programmes for Beijing and offered to produce technology that would enable the authorities to monit Read more on thetimes.co.uk


With Canada set to announce 5G networks policy, what will it do about Huawei? | CBC News

Security experts say Canada must act to restrict Huawei’s involvement in its 5G infrastructure, if only to stay in the good graces of allies. Read more on cbc.ca


Canada Has No Choice but to Bar Huawei From 5G Mobile Networks, Security Experts Say

OTTAWA—As the Liberal government prepares to unfurl its policy on next-generation mobile networks, global security experts say all … Read more on theepochtimes.com


Brazil raises billions in 5G tender | DW | 06.11.2021

Winning bids went to subsidiaries of Telefonica, Telecom Italia and America Movil. Huawei was exluded from the tender amid US-China tech standoff. Read more on dw.com


Senate Passes Bill to Further Restrict Huawei, ZTE, Foreign Threats From US Telecom Network

The Senate on Thursday voted unanimously to pass a bill that would prevent companies deemed as security threats—such as Chinese state-backed firms Huawei and ZTE—from being granted new equipment licenses from U.S. regulators. Read more on ntd.com


Senate Passes Bill to Further Restrict Huawei, ZTE, Foreign Threats From US Telecom Network

The Senate on Thursday voted unanimously to pass a bill that would prevent companies deemed as security threats—such … Read more on theepochtimes.com


Blacklisted Huawei Pays Half a Million to Tony Podesta to Lobby White House

Chinese tech giant Huawei paid longtime Democrat lobbyist Tony Podesta $500,000 from July to September to lobby the … Read more on theepochtimes.com


U.S. Issued $100 Billion in Export Licenses to Suppliers of Huawei, SMIC

The U.S. Commerce Department issued hundreds of export licenses for semiconductors and other products to suppliers of the blacklisted Chinese tech companies, as the global chip shortage started to bite. Read more on wsj.com


Rubio Calls on Biden Administration to Blacklist Huawei Spin-Off Honor

WASHINGTON—Republican U.S. senators led by Marco Rubio on Thursday called on the Biden administration to blacklist Honor, a … Read more on ntd.com


Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou Promoted as National Hero in China

The release of Meng Wanzhou, the CFO of Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, to China has been used by … Read more on theepochtimes.com


Former BBC news executive Gavin Allen helps Huawei rebuild its image in West

A former BBC news executive’s decision to join Huawei has raised eyebrows among former colleagues. There are concerns that the Chinese tech company is hiring pe Read more on thetimes.co.uk


Huawei no longer considers itself dominant: Fighting for survival

In 2020, Huawei had control of 31% of the global telecommunications infrastructure market. The group has more contracts to build 5G networks than any other company. Read more on thebl.com


US Sets Start Date for Fund to ‘Rip and Replace’ Huawei and ZTE Network Equipment

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on Sept. 27 announced the start date for a $1.9 billion program to repay U.S. telecom carriers to “rip and replace” network equipment manufactured by Huawei, ZTE, and other China-based companies designated as national security threats. Read more on ntd.com