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UK warned over sending ‘bad signal’ to China

Agency, 13 June : China's ambassador to the UK has warned that excluding Huawei from Britain's 5G network "sends a very bad signal". Speaking to BBC's Newsnight, Liu Xiaoming said Chinese…

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Facebook suspends app pre-installs on Huawei phones

Agency, 7 June : Facebook Inc is no longer allowing pre-installation of its apps on Huawei phones, the latest blow for the Chinese tech giant as it struggles to keep its…

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Huawei calls on US to halt ‘illegal action’

Agency, 29 May : Huawei is pressing on with its lawsuit against the United States, challenging the constitutionality of a US law banning federal agencies from buying its products. The embattled…

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Trump says Huawei could be part of trade deal

Agency, 24 May : US President Donald Trump has said Huawei could be part of a trade deal between the US and China, despite branding the telecoms firm "very dangerous".…

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US is underestimating Huawei, says founder Ren Zhengfei

Agency, 21 May : Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei has remained defiant towards US moves against his company, saying the US "underestimates" its abilities. Speaking to Chinese state media, Mr Ren downplayed…

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Google restricts Huawei’s access to Android after Trump blacklist

Agency, 20 May : Alphabet Inc's Google has suspended business with Huawei that requires the transfer of hardware, software and technical services except those publicly available via open source licensing, a…

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Trump to sign order paving way for ban on Huawei

Agency, 15 May : U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to sign an executive order this week barring U.S. companies from using telecommunications equipment made by firms posing a national security…

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WhatsApp discovers surveillance attack

Agency, 14 May : Hackers were able to remotely install surveillance software on phones and other devices using a major vulnerability in messaging app WhatsApp, it has been confirmed. WhatsApp, which…

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Nepal’s first satellite NepaliSat-1 in space

Kathmandu, 18 April : NASA launched NepaliSat-1, Nepal’s own satellite, from Virginia, USA, at 2 AM. The satellite was launched by Orbital ATK, an American aerospace manufacturer and defence industry company.…

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Nepal’s government bans popular online game PUBG

Kathmandu, 12 April : The Nepal government has banned PUBG, an online video game in Nepal. Stating that the game had a negative impact on the society, the government has put…

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