China hits US with blame for ‘poisoned’ relations with UK over failed Huawei deal

China is placing blame squarely on the U.S. for failed plans between the U.K. and the Chinese tech company Huawei, on plans to develop 5G. China’s ambassador to the U.K., Liu Xiaoming, said that London’s decision to reverse previously agreed upon plans to grant Huawei a leading role in their development of 5G was “seriously[…]

Huawei takes top spot in global phone shipments

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Huawei’s P40 flagship launched during the virus lockdown – and without Google apps Huawei has become the biggest vendor of smartphones in the world for the first time, according to analysts’ estimates. It took the top spot by shipping 55.8 million devices in the last quarter, overtaking Samsung’s 53.7[…]

Huawei holds summit as global pressure grows

Image copyright Getty Images Chinese technology giant Huawei starts a four-day online event today focusing on how technology can be used in the fight against the coronavirus. The “Better World Summit” will also explore how to boost the world economy in the wake of the pandemic. Meanwhile, HSBC has issued a statement defending its cooperation[…]