Xiaomi sues the United States for investment ban
Xiaomi has filed a lawsuit against the American Departments of Defence and Economic Affairs. The smartphone maker considers the investment ban imposed by the US unjustified.
Last month, the United States put Xiaomi on the Entity List. This list includes companies that the US thinks are allied wi... Read more
Biden administration will keep up China trade war
Gina Raimondo, who is likely to become the next US Secretary of the Economy, has made it clear that she intends to continue the trade war that Trump has started with China.
Raimondo told this to the New York Times. She calls the way China is acting "anti-competitive, hurtful to American workers ... Read more
‘Intel no longer allowed to supply chips to Huawei’
The Trump administration has revoked the licence of several companies to supply components to Huawei. As a result, Intel, among others, can no longer supply chips to the Chinese company.
This writes Reuters based on sources. Besides Intel, at least one of the licences of the Japanese company Kio... Read more
‘European companies victim of trade war between China and USA’
With China and the US increasingly excluding each other from trade, European companies are faced with the choice of taking sides or splitting up. American measures are increasingly blocking companies from trading with China.
This is what the European Chamber of Commerce in China and MERICS, a th... Read more
Huawei facing a tough 2021
After the various blows Huawei has suffered in the last two years, analysts expect the electronics company to face a tough year in 2021.
Analysts tell Reuters that lack of access to high-quality semiconductors keeps Huawei from rolling out a network upgrade in China. Meanwhile, the company is de... Read more
US puts extra sanctions on Chinese chip manufacturer SMIC
The United States has added dozens of companies to the list of those that may be cooperating with the Chinese army. Such companies must meet strict conditions in order to trade with the US.
According to the US Department of Commerce, the sanctions are the result of Beijing's attempts to use cons... Read more
Biden continues China trade ban, shifts emphasis
The next US President, Joe Biden, does not intend to put an end to the trade war his predecessor started with China any time soon. This is contrary to what analysts expected.
In an interview with the New York Times, Biden says that he has no intention of taking immediate action on the China poli... Read more
Chinese tech firms see Nvidia’s Arm deal as a major threat
Huawei and other Chinese technology companies want regulators to block the acquisition.
Bloomberg News reported that Huawei and several other Chinese tech firms have raised concerns to local regulators about chipmaker Nvidia's deal to buy UK-based chip designer Arm.
Last month, Nvidia announc... Read more
The U.S. government has granted Intel licenses to supply Huawei
Intel now has licenses from U.S. authorities to continue providing some of its products to Huawei Technologies. This announcement was made by an Intel spokesman on Tuesday. U.S-China ties are at their worst for the first time in decades.
Washington has been pushing governments the world over to ... Read more
Huawei is discontinuing several enterprise product lines in the U.K.
Huawei has confirmed that there are redundancies in its enterprise division and it's moving to slash its portfolio. The company is now eliminating several Enterprise product lines from the U.K., after a business review, citing the relentless Trump administration’s actions, which have been damagin... Read more