Huawei says Italy's new 5G powers discriminate against the firm

Business / Tech Jul 18, 2019

Huawei says Italy's new 5G powers discriminate against the firm

Chinese telecom equipment group Huawei Technologies criticized the Italian government's newly beefed-up powers to intervene in the development of fifth-generation (5G) telecom services, saying they discriminated against the company. Luigi De Vecchis, chairman of Huawei Italia, made the comment in a parliamentary hearing after the ...

Bills targeting China's Huawei introduced in U.S. Congress

Business Jul 17, 2019

Bills targeting China's Huawei introduced in U.S. Congress

Members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives introduced bills on Tuesday to keep tight restrictions on Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., amid concern about President Donald Trump's easing of restrictions on the Chinese firm. The legislation would among other things bar the removal of ...

Business / Tech Jul 16, 2019

France begins process to allocate 5G frequencies: regulator

France's telecom regulator on Monday officially launched the process to allocate to operators frequencies for next-generation 5G mobile telephone networks. Regulator Arcep said it will, in a mixed tender process, offer the initial batch of frequencies at a fixed price and then hold an auction ...

Business Jul 10, 2019

U.S. says Huawei still blacklisted, except when it's not

The U.S. said it would grant licenses allowing companies to export goods to Huawei Technologies Co. but won't remove the Chinese technology giant from an export blacklist, as talks between the world's two biggest economies resumed. The Department of Commerce will "issue licenses where there ...

FedEx sues U.S. government over export rules in Huawei case

Business Jun 26, 2019

FedEx sues U.S. government over export rules in Huawei case

A lawsuit filed by FedEx against the U.S. government over export rules follows a dispute over diverted shipments that were intended for Huawei Technologies, the Chinese telecommunications-equipment giant. The lawsuit challenges changes to export rules designed to keep technology out of the hands of entities ...

U.S. companies find legal loophole to avoid Trump's Huawei blacklist

Business Jun 26, 2019

U.S. companies find legal loophole to avoid Trump's Huawei blacklist

American technology companies have resumed selling certain products to Huawei Technologies Co. after concluding there are legal ways to work with the Chinese telecom giant in spite of its inclusion on a Trump Administration blacklist. Micron Technology Inc., the largest U.S. maker of computer memory ...