Telecoms groups gear up for battle

Telecoms groups gear up for battle

Though international technology giants like Lenovo, Keysight Technologies, and Amazon Web Services are expected to gain the advantages to move forward in the lucrative Vietnamese market, driven by future cuts of business conditions and new incentives, the path remains tough for them amid fierce competition from EU rivals.
Qualcomm and ZTE achieve 5G landmark with voice over NR call 

Qualcomm and ZTE achieve 5G landmark with voice over NR call 

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and ZTE Corporation achieved 5G-enabled Voice over New Radio call last month, marking an industry-leading step in 5G.
Huawei will not bow to US pressure, says founder Ren Zhengfei

Huawei will not bow to US pressure, says founder Ren Zhengfei

Chinese telecoms giant Huawei is ready to deal with Washington's crackdown and will reduce its reliance on US components, its founder and CEO Ren Zhengfei told Japanese media on Sunday (May 19).
ZTE seeks to push Austria’s 5G leadership

ZTE seeks to push Austria’s 5G leadership

ZTE Austria, a subsidiary of China-based ZTE Corporation, and telecommunications firm Hutchison Drei Austria GmbH have announced enhancing their strategic cooperation in order to efficiently prepare for future technologies in Austria.  
Learning from the pain, ZTE resumes journey

Learning from the pain, ZTE resumes journey

ZTE is seeking ways to bounce back after the US Commerce Department lifted an order denying ZTE access to goods, software, and technology subject to US export control jurisdiction.  
China court 'bans sales' of chips from US firm Micron

China court 'bans sales' of chips from US firm Micron

A Chinese technology firm embroiled in a patent dispute with US chip giant Micron said Wednesday (Jul 4) that a court had ruled in its favour and ordered an immediate halt of several Micron products in China.
US, China reach US$1.4b ZTE deal amid signs of progress on trade

US, China reach US$1.4b ZTE deal amid signs of progress on trade

The United States and China have reached a deal to ease sanctions that brought Chinese smartphone manufacturer ZTE to the brink of collapse, the US said on Thursday (Jun 7) - a possible indication of progress in fraught trade talks between the world's two largest economies.
White House moves to finalise China trade sanctions

White House moves to finalise China trade sanctions

President Donald Trump said on Tuesday (May 29) he is moving to finalise trade sanctions against China even as a US delegation is set to travel to Beijing for talks to resolve the dispute.
ZTE could face fresh US$1.3b fine: Trump

ZTE could face fresh US$1.3b fine: Trump

US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday (May 22) that as a favour to China his administration was considering a fresh set of penalties on embattled Chinese company ZTE to replace crippling sanctions imposed last month that threatened to put the firm out of business.
Trump administration faces crunch week on trade

Trump administration faces crunch week on trade

President Donald Trump's trade team faces a crunch week as they juggle talks on multiple sensitive issues representing hundreds of billions in trade amid pressing deadlines.
Trump pledges to safeguard Chinese telecoms jobs

Trump pledges to safeguard Chinese telecoms jobs

US President Donald Trump said on Sunday (May 13) he was working with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping to prevent telecom giant ZTE from going out of business after it was hit by an American technology sales ban.
US military bans Huawei, ZTE phones

US military bans Huawei, ZTE phones

Personnel on US military bases can no longer buy phones and other gear manufactured by Chinese firms Huawei and ZTE, after the Pentagon said the devices pose an "unacceptable" security risk.
China's ZTE vows to fight US supplier ban

China's ZTE vows to fight US supplier ban

Chinese telecom giant ZTE vowed on Friday to fight back against a US order banning it from purchasing and using US technology for seven years, a move that has angered Beijing.