Tuesday, 23 July 2019

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Huawei to set up regional headquarters in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Vice President of Huawei Group Mark Xueman Wednesday said his company would set up a regional headquarters in Islamabad at a cost of $55 million, which would create job opportunities for local young engineers. The leading Chinese mobile phone company would invest total $100 million in Pakistan during the ...

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Monaco rolls out Huawei-built 5G network in European first

MONACO: Monaco became the first country in Europe to inaugurate a next-generation 5G mobile phone network based on technology from Chinese firm Huawei, which is seen by the US as a major security risk. As mobile operators shift away from slower 3G and 4G networks, Europe has been torn over ...

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Vodafone joins EE in offering 5G in UK

LONDON: Vodafone on Wednesday launched its 5G service in the UK, but without smartphones from controversial Chinese technology giant Huawei. By sidelining Huawei phones, Vodafone has mirrored action by EE, the first UK provider to roll out the technology that offers almost instantaneous data transfer with its own launch at ...

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Huawei offers money-back guarantee in Nepal

KATHMANDU: Amid growing concerns over access to different Google apps for Huawei phones, the distributor of the Chinese smartphone-maker has offered its customers a full money-back guarantee if the application fails to work on Huawei phones and tablets. “This guarantee shows Huawei smartphone users of being able to access Google ...

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Huawei, CMPak complete joint innovation of 5G MIMO link

KARACHI: Pakistan CMPak and Huawei have success­fully completed a joint innovation and com­mercial deployment of the longest distance microwave MIMO link. According to the company, the industry’s longest distance microwave MIMO link in­novation test which reached 11km with 5Gbps capacity, this is the first commercial use of 5G microwave MIMO ...

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Huawei prepares for 50% fall in smartphone shipments

LONDON: Huawei is preparing for a 40 per cent to 60 per cent decline in international smartphone shipments. The Chinese technology company is looking at options that include pulling the latest model of its marquee overseas smartphone, the Honor 20, according to the article, which cited people familiar with the ...

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Facebook to cut off Huawei to comply with US sanctions

WASHINGTON: Facebook said it would cut off Huawei from its popular social networking apps to comply with US sanctions, further isolating the Chinese tech giant considered a national security threat by Washington. The social media giant said it took the step after President Donald Trump’s order barring Huawei from US ...

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Huawei files to trademark mobile OS around the world

LIMA/SHANGHAI: China’s Huawei has applied to trademark its “Hongmeng” operating system (OS) in at least nine countries and Europe, data from a U.N. body shows, in a sign it may be deploying a back-up plan in key markets as U.S. sanctions threaten its business model. The move comes after the ...

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Europe’s 5G to cost $62 billion more if Chinese vendors banned

PARIS: A ban on buying telecoms equipment from Chinese firms would add about 55 billion euros (£48.7 billion) to the cost of 5G networks in Europe and delay the technology by about 18 months, according to an industry analysis seen by Reuters. The United States added Huawei Technologies, the world’s ...

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UK considering technical issues around Huawei: Jeremy Hunt

LONDON: On 1 June, US Acting Defence Secretary Patrick Shanahan claimed during his speech in Singapore that Huawei was “too close” to the Chinese government for it to be entrusted with building communications networks. British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt stated that the UK was considering the technical issues related to Huawei. ...

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