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WASHINGTON | The Latest: Russia’s top diplomat criticizes Huawei arrest

WASHINGTON— The Latest on the arrest of an executive of Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei Technologies (all times local): 10:10 a.m. Russia’s top diplomat has criticized the arrest of a Chinese telecommunications company executive as an example of heavy-handed policies of the U.S. The chief financial officer of Huawei, the world’s biggest supplier of network … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Russia’s top diplomat criticizes Huawei arrest

WASHINGTON | The Latest: China unhappy at report Japan may block Huawei

WASHINGTON  — The Latest on the arrest of an executive of Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei Technologies (all times local): 6:00 a.m. China has expressed serious concern about media reports that Japan might exclude Chinese telecom equipment makers Huawei Technologies and ZTE Corp. from government purchases. Foreign Ministry Spokesman Geng Shuang said Friday that both … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: China unhappy at report Japan may block Huawei

CANBERRA, Australia | Spy chief wanted ban on China telecoms from Australian 5G

CANBERRA, Australia — A spy chief says Australia’s critical infrastructure including electricity grids, water supplies and hospitals could not have been adequately safeguarded if Chinese-owned telecommunications giants Huawei and ZTE Corp. were allowed to help roll out the nation’s 5G network. Australian Signals Directorate director-general Mike Burgess said his cyber experts had backed the government’s … Continue reading CANBERRA, Australia | Spy chief wanted ban on China telecoms from Australian 5G

BEIJING | Beijing appeals to US for fairness under investment law

BEIJING — China appealed to Washington on Tuesday not to misuse security concerns to hamper business activity after President Donald Trump signed a law that expands the jurisdiction of an investment review panel. The law signed Monday by Trump expands the authority of a government security panel to scrutinize foreign investments. It was prompted by … Continue reading BEIJING | Beijing appeals to US for fairness under investment law