is a global telecoms supplier and phone manufacturer, but remains a pariah in countries like the US. The Chinese company has been under in recent years, with major scrutiny and some European countries banning the use of its equipment in their 5G networks. its phones rendered virtually invisible in the US
The company's chairman had predicted "
" times for Huawei, and there certainly have been challenges. The US has continued to difficult to block Huawei from their next-generation wireless networks. pressure allies
Huawei's phone sales also
in the fourth quarter of 2020, and it reported declined 41.1% year over year declining 2020 revenue in every region except its native China (which was enough to make it profitable overall).
The core issue with Huawei has been concerns about its coziness with the Chinese government and fears that its equipment could be used to spy on other countries and companies. It's the reason why, in 2012, the
and why the company was added to the US Department of Commerce's Bureau of Industry and Security Entity List in May 2019, following an executive order from then-President Donald Trump that effectively banned Huawei from US communications networks. A year later, Trump extended the order until 2021, and US banned companies from using Huawei networking equipment hasn't reversed the senctions. the Biden administration Read more: Huawei Band 6 hands-on: Smartwatch experience at a fitness tracker price
The US initially offered a reprieve to companies, allowing them to work with Huawei through a temporary general license, but the Commerce Department
accused the company of exploiting the rules to continue using US technology in its semiconductor design. the US government in August 2020 and said the temporary general license wouldn't be extended further. tightened those rules
Huawei has long denied any wrongdoing and continues to maintain its innocence.
It can be tough to keep pace with the sheer number of headlines, so here's a timeline going back to 2018.
2021 Sept. 24, 2021: Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou with US Justice Department, allowed to return to China after nearly enters agreement . three-year detainment in Canada July 13: 2021: FCC votes to finalize $1.9 billion program to replace Chinese company's equipment in US networks. July 12, 2021: Huawei and Verizon reach settlement on . 2020 patent infringement lawsuits June 2, 2021: Huawei's answer to Google's Android, Harmony 2.0, . to debut on phones, tablets and smartwatches June 1, 2021: Espionage trial involving former intelligence agent and ex-Huawei employee kicks off in Polish court. May 24, 2021: Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei reportedly tells staff to shift focus from hardware to software, as US sanctions take toll on traditional business. May 12, 2021: Xiaomi from US list of boycotted Chinese companies. will be removed April 15, 2021: Romanian government approves a US-backed bill to bar Huawei from its 5G networks. April 12, 2021: Huawei tries to blame US sanctions for a . global chip shortage April 1, 2021: Huawei reports its revenue grew in 2020, but only in its native China. March 22, 2021: China reportedly tries two Canadians in secret, in possible retaliation for a Huawei executive's . 2018 arrest March 16, 2021: Huawei prepares to charge phone makers royalties to use its 5G tech as it seeks new revenue sources. Feb. 26, 2021: Huawei reportedly as sanctions cut into its traditional business. eyes electric vehicles Feb. 22, 2021: Huawei in China. Meanwhile, an analyst reports that the company reveals the Mate X2 foldable phone in global phone sales for the fourth quarter, declining 41.1% year over year. dropped to fifth place Feb. 18, 2021: Huawei reportedly tells suppliers its orders for phones will this year. drop by around 60% Feb. 9, 2021: Huawei founder reportedly in company's ability to survive. The company also files a lawsuit expresses confidence disputing its designation as a national security threat by the FCC. Feb. 3, 2021: Huawei says it'll reveal foldable Mate X2 at Feb. 22 event in China. Jan. 25, 2021: Huawei reportedly in talks to phone brands. sell P Series and Mate Series Jan. 18, 2021: Trump administration reportedly hits Huawei's US suppliers . with last-minute restrictions Jan. 13, 2021: Huawei patent reportedly refers to tech for identifying Uighur minorities. 2020 Dec. 8, 2020: Huawei reportedly that could spot Uighur minorities and set off an alarm. tested facial recognition software Dec. 7, 2020: Huawei is reportedly willing to meet Sweden's requirements after its equipment was banned from the country's 5G network. Dec. 4, 2020: The US is reportedly in talks with Huawei finance boss Meng Wanzhou about a deal that'd let her return to China. Nov. 30, 2020: UK bans installation of Huawei 5G equipment . starting in September 2021 Nov. 26, 2020: UK government commits £250 million ($333 million) to diversify its 5G supply chain following its ban on Huawei. Nov. 16, 2020: Huawei Honor phone business to 'ensure its own survival.' agrees to sell off Nov. 14, 2020: Qualcomm reportedly gets OK to Huawei, despite US ban. to sell 4G chips Nov. 4, 2020: Huawei sues Trump administration to force release of documents linked to CFO's arrest. Nov. 2, 2020: Huawei reportedly works on plan for dedicated Shanghai chip plant to get around US restrictions. Oct. 29, 2020: Potential Huawei ban raises concerns over 5G in Brazil. Oct. 28, 2020: BT and Ericsson sign 5G deal as Huawei ban takes shape. Oct. 26, 2020: Huawei CFO's trial . begins in Canada Oct. 20, 2020: Sweden bans Huawei from its 5G networks. Oct. 8, 2020: UK Parliament Huawei colluded with Chinese state. cites "clear evidence" Oct. 1, 2020: UK found a flaw of "national significance" in Huawei tech, a government report says. Sept. 30, 2020: China reportedly prepares following Huawei prompt. antitrust probe into Google Sept. 29, 2020: BT picks Nokia to power 5G networks as UK starts to phase out Huawei. Sept. 23, 2020: Huawei chairman labels ongoing US bans as "non-stop aggression." Sept. 10, 2020: Huawei says it's and expanding it bringing Harmony OS to phones . It also reveals to other hardware-makers . new headphones, watches and laptops Sept. 4, 2020: FCC estimates to remove Huawei, ZTE equipment from US networks. it'll cost $1.8B Read more: Not just Huawei: A guide to China's biggest and best smartphone makers Aug. 24, 2020: India will Huawei equipment from its networks as border tensions rise, a report says. quietly remove Aug. 19, 2020: Huawei says its older Android phones will continue to get software and security updates even though its Google license has expired. Aug. 17, 2020: US tightens restrictions on Huawei's access to American chips. Aug. 13, 2020: India takes steps to of its 5G rollout. lock Huawei and ZTE out July 30, 2020: Huawei to become world's biggest phone maker, analyst says. takes Samsung's crown July 29, 2020: Qualcomm settles long-running Huawei . patent spat July 20, 2020: China reportedly against Nokia and Ericsson if EU bans Huawei. considers action July 15, 2020: Trump administration hits Huawei workers with . US visa restrictions July 14, 2020: UK follows US from its 5G network. in banning Huawei July 3, 2020: Huawei brings to its AppGallery store. Uber rival Bolt June 30, 2020: Huawei and ZTE officially by FCC. designated national security threats June 25, 2020: Trump administration designates Huawei as . backed by Chinese military June 17, 2020: Huawei reveals which phones will get . EMUI 10.1 update June 15, 2020: Commerce Department lets US companies on developing 5G standards. work with Huawei June 10, 2020: NATO boss supports the UK's review of Huawei's role in its 5G rollout. June 9, 2020: Huawei insists it "grew up in the UK" and wants to play a significant role in the country's 5G deployment. June 4, 2000: Documents reportedly reveal Huawei covered up ownership of Iranian affiliate in scheme to sell prohibited US tech. June 3, 2000: Canadian telecoms effectively lock Huawei out of country's 5G development. June 2, 2020: US Senator Tom Cotton tells British politicians he thinks China is trying to use Huawei to "drive a hi-tech wedge between" America and the UK. June 1, 2020: Huawei reportedly turns to rival chipmakers to weather US clampdown. May 27, 2020: Huawei CFO to dismiss extradition to the US. loses case May 26, 2020: UK launches fresh probe into Huawei's role in future 5G plans. Huawei announces partnership with Youtube rival Dailymotion. May 22, 2020: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson reportedly looks to reduce Huawei's role in country's 5G networks. May 18, 2020: Huawei as "pernicious" and "arbitrary," and China reportedly prepares to take "forceful countermeasures" against US tech companies. criticizes new US rules May 15, 2020: Commerce Department tightens export controls on Huawei, and extends Temporary General License for another 90 days. May 14, 2020: Trump targeting Huawei for another year. extends executive order May 7, 2020: US rule might let American companies on 5G. work with Huawei May 1, 2020: Huawei Australia's carrier business drops 21% for 2019 as 5G ban bites. April 29, 2020: Huawei reportedly with European chipmaker in the face of increasing US restrictions on suppliers. expands partnership April 21, 2020: Huawei reports 1.4% revenue increase for the first quarter of 2020 as it grapples with the coronavirus pandemic. Also, senior British official reportedly says UK is unlikely to reconsider "firm" decision to allow Huawei access to non-sensitive parts of its 5G network. April 20, 2020: Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei downplays his influence over the company in a South China Morning Post profile. April 17, 2020: Chinese teaser video showcases Huawei's Nova 7 phone series ahead April 23 reveal. April 15, 2020: BT delays removal of Huawei equipment from EE's core network by two years. April 13, 2020: Huawei warns that disrupting its involvement in Britain's 5G rollout would do the country "a disservice." April 2, 2020: Huawei signs non-aggression patent pact as it joins Open Invention Network. March 31, 2020: Huawei reports as US ban takes its toll. smallest profit increase in three years March 27, 2020: Huawei reportedly starts with Tencent, the biggest games company in the world. working on cloud gaming platform March 26, 2020: Huawei , along with reveals P40 Pro Plus, P40 Pro and P40 . Also, senior US officials reportedly agree on new rules to smart assistant Celia from global chip suppliers. cut Huawei off
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10:57 March 24, 2020: Huawei P40 and P40 Pro apparently ahead of launch. leak online March 12, 2020: Trump to prevent US rural telecom carriers from using Huawei network equipment, and France is reportedly signs law planning to allow some Huawei gear in its 5G network. March 11, 2020: US officials reportedly postpone a meeting on potential new restrictions on sales of technology to Huawei and China, and the Commerce Department extends Huawei license through May 15. March 9, 2020: Huawei due to coronavirus, and US envoy reportedly cancels P40 launch event presses Canada over Huawei role in 5G network. March 6, 2020: Huawei reportedly projects major drop in phone sales amid US sanctions. March 4, 2020: Nokia and Ericsson as Huawei 5G alternative. Also, Huawei pitch themselves to US lawmakers pleads not guilty to new US criminal charges in 2018 case and FCC's Brendan Carr says US "cannot treat Huawei as anything other than a threat to our collective security." March 3, 2020: US senators urge UK in its 5G network. to reconsider use of Huawei gear March 2, 2020: Leaked documents reportedly reveal Huawei's role in shipping prohibited US gear to Iran. Related story: Huawei P40 Pro specs, P40 Pro Plus and P40 vs. P30 Pro and Mate 30 Pro: What's new and what's different? Feb. 28, 2020: Huawei will spend €200 million on new 5G plant in France. Feb. 27, 2020: FCC on Huawei use in US networks, and Senate passes bill starts collecting data of Huawei gear. banning government purchases Feb. 26, 2020: Officials from Huawei and Defense Department . spar at cybersecurity panel Feb. 24, 2020: Huawei will launch its P40 Pro , its in Paris on March 26 will be available outside China and the company is bringing a upgraded Mate XS foldable to Europe. And Trump reportedly accuses British Prime Minister Boris Johnson of "betrayal" in a new tablet, speaker and green MateBook X Pro laptop heated phone call about Huawei 5G decision. Feb. 23, 2020: Google warns people against sideloading its apps on Huawei's P40 phones. Feb. 21, 2020: The White House reportedly is planning a 5G summit to combat Huawei. Feb. 20, 2020: Huawei makes an aggressive 5G infrastructure product pitch to European nations. Feb. 18, 2020: A judge challenging the US government's equipment ban. dismisses a Huawei suit Feb. 14, 2020: Huawei gets from Commerce Department. another 45-day reprieve Feb. 13, 2020: The Justice Department with racketeering and theft of trade secrets. charges Huawei Feb. 11, 2020: The US reportedly finds Huawei to mobile networks globally. has backdoor access Feb. 7, 2020: Attorney General William Barr suggests that to counter Huawei. US take a "controlling stake" in Ericsson or Nokia Feb, 6, 2020: Huawei hits Verizon with , and it'll reportedly lawsuits alleging patent infringement with Vivo and Oppo against Google Play Store. join forces Feb. 5, 2020: Vodafone says implementing UK and European Huawei restrictions . could take five years Feb. 3, 2020: Huawei asks FCC to , and updates drop national "unlawful and misguided" security risk label . its "ultralight" MateBook D laptops Jan. 30, 2020: Australian politicians dismiss talk of revisiting Huawei 5G ban. Jan. 29, 2020: EU , but warns states to limit core network access. allows Huawei for 5G Jan. 28, 2020: UK to build the country's non-core 5G network, with gives Huawei the green light some limitations, while an analyst says Huawei is the world's . top 5G phone vendor Jan. 24, 2020: The Pentagon reportedly on US companies selling to Huawei. blocked even tighter rules Jan. 23, 2020: Huawei due to postpones its China developers conference outbreak. deadly coronavirus Jan. 20, 2020: Huawei will use TomTom's navigation software and data after losing Google Maps. Jan. 16, 2020: Huawei Mate XS foldable phone will reportedly be , while images of cheaper and smaller hint at many camera features. purported Huawei P40 Pro Jan. 15, 2020: Huawei shipped nearly 7 million 5G phones last year, and it's reportedly courting developers to build apps for its phones. spending $26 million Jan. 14, 2020: The US presses British officials to block Huawei from its 5G network, and US senators propose over $1B in 5G subsidies to counter Huawei dominance. Jan. 9, 2020: Sen. Tom Cotton unveils a bill to stop the US from sharing intelligence with countries that use Huawei 5G technology. Jan. 7, 2020: Huawei is allowed to participate in India's 5G trial phase. Read more: China wants to dominate the most important tech of our time 2019 Dec. 31, 2019: Huawei boosted phone sales in 2019 but predicts a "difficult" 2020. Dec. 26, 2019: Huawei rebuts suggestions that Chinese state support drove its growth. Dec. 20, 2019: Huawei's new P40 Pro rumored to have 10x optical zoom. Dec. 19, 2019: Greenland opts for Sweden's Ericsson over Huawei for 5G rollout. Dec. 18, 2019: Huawei opens 5G innovation center in London. Dec. 17, 2019: Huawei will in March without Google support, and Spain's launch the P40 Pro Telefonica says it'll drastically reduce Huawei gear use for its core 5G network. Dec. 16, 2019: US House of Representatives from buying Huawei gear. passes bill barring government Dec. 15, 2019: Norway's Telenor says Huawei will still play a role in the country's 5G rollout. Dec. 13, 2019: Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou wins court order to receive documents for her arrest and extradition. Dec. 8, 2019: Huawei will bring to Harmony OS next year, but not phones. more products Dec. 5, 2019: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson after hinting at ban. takes selfie with Huawei phone Dec. 4, 2019: Huawei in legal challenge. slams FCC's new restrictions as unconstitutional Dec. 3, 2019: Huawei out of Mate 30 in wake of Trump's ban, and US judge cut US components disqualifies Huawei lawyer from fraud and sanctions case, citing conflict of interest. Dec. 2, 2019: Huawei predicts Australia's 5G ban will force it to cut 1,500 jobs.
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04:59 Nov. 29, 2019: Huawei will apparently to exclude it from federal subsidies. fight the FCC decision Nov. 26, 2019: Huawei and Samsung for third quarter, while others see decline. see jump in phone sales Nov. 25, 2019: Huawei unveils its iPad Pro rival, the MatePad Pro, for China. Nov. 22, 2019: The FCC from billions in federal subsidies, while senators want Trump bars Huawei and ZTE that let US companies sell to Huawei. to halt licenses Nov. 21, 2019: Microsoft to export software to Huawei. scores license
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05:24 Nov. 20, 2019: Huawei Mate X's folding screen . costs $1,000 to fix Nov. 19, 2019: Huawei says US license extension doesn't change the fact that it's . being treated unfairly Nov. 12, 2019: Huawei is reportedly giving staff for sticking through US ban. $286 million in bonuses Nov. 8, 2019: Trump's tech chief for "opening their arms" to Huawei. slams countries Nov. 7, 2019: Huawei founder says the company's coping fine with the US trade ban, but stresses the need for open collaboration. Nov. 5, 2019: Hungary will reportedly work with Huawei in building its 5G network. Nov. 4, 2019: US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross says licenses to sell equipment to Huawei "will be forthcoming very shortly." allowing US companies Nov. 1, 2019: Huawei might be working on an . iPad Pro-style tablet Related story: . Huawei Watch GT 2e gets a sporty look, new health features Oct. 31, 2019: The UK general election has apparently delayed the decision on giving Huawei access to the UK's 5G network again. Also, Huawei ships in 2019's third quarter. 66.7 million phones Oct. 28, 2019: The Federal Communications Commission says it'll to wireless carriers using Huawei and ZTE equipment. cut off funding Oct. 23, 2019: Huawei in China and celebrates launches the Mate X foldable phone two months sooner than it did last year. Also, the company's cybersecurity chief says it'd hitting 200 million phone shipments be easier to bribe telecom staff than build backdoors into networks. Oct. 21, 2019: A Huawei executive acknowledges the company's . struggling without Google support Oct. 16, 2019: Huawei sold a whole bunch of phones despite the US ban, while a Mate X unboxing video hints at the foldable phone's imminent release. Also, Germany caused an uproar with draft network security rules that would let Huawei work on its 5G networks. Oct. 15, 2019: Huawei and Sunrise co-build a 5G research center in Switzerland. Oct. 9, 2019: Trump is reportedly ready to approve sales of US goods to Huawei. Oct. 4, 2019: Malaysian telecom Maxis signs up with Huawei for 5G. Oct. 2, 2019: Huawei Mate 30 phones apparently lose backdoor access to Google apps. Related story: Can Huawei Mate 30 Pro's camera beat iPhone 11's? These photos speak for themselves. Sept. 30, 2019: Huawei opens flagship store in Shenzhen. Sept. 26, 2019: Huawei apparently is without US parts, and Norway says it won't ban the company from its 5G rollout. making 5G base stations Sept. 19, 2019: Huawei unveils the , Watch GT 2 and Vision TV Mate 30 Pro phone . during an event in Munich Sept. 18, 2019: Huawei urges Australia to embrace Chinese products during its "explosion of innovation," and its Mate 30 event lineup apparently leaks a day early. Sept. 12, 2019: Huawei's founder is ready to to a Western buyer. Separately, Huawei is selling MateBook laptops sell his company's 5G tech with Linux preinstalled in China. Sept. 10, 2019: Huawei against the US government after its telecom equipment is returned. drops a lawsuit Sept. 9, 2019: Microsoft President Brad Smith to offer more evidence to back up its Huawei ban. Also, US prosecutors charge a Chinese professor wants the US government with fraud for allegedly taking a California company's tech for Huawei's benefit. Sept. 8, 2019: Huawei's Mate X foldable phone in October. could go on sale Sept. 6, 2019: Huawei with "new" P30 Pro, but only the colors are new. It also shows off the skirts US ban that'll power its Mate 30. 5G Kirin 990 chip Sept. 3, 2019: Huawei accuses US of to disrupt its business. It also intends to using cyberattacks and threats despite the US trade ban. give universities $300 million annually Sept. 2, 2019: Huawei announces that the Mate 30 series . launches Sept. 19
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00:52 Aug 27, 2019: US reportedly for Huawei licenses, but none have been issued yet. Also, new Huawei phones reportedly receives more than 130 requests to use Android. won't be able Aug. 23, 2019: Huawei reckons the US ban will , and cost its phone division $10 billion sheds 100 Australian jobs after being banned from country's 5G rollout. Aug. 22, 2019: Huawei says it to launch a Harmony-powered phone. has no plans Related story: HarmonyOS: What's with Huawei's Android-replacement operating system? Aug. 19, 2019: US Commerce Department allowing companies to work with Huawei. extends reprieve Aug. 18, 2019: Trump says he with Huawei due to the "national security threat" it represents. doesn't want to do business Aug. 16, 2019: Huawei's founder that UK "won't say no to us" in its 5G rollout. expresses confidence Aug. 15, 2019: Huawei of its Mate X again, and might be working on pushes back the launch . its own version of Google Maps Aug. 14, 2019: Huawei is apparently wireless internet connectivity. researching 6G Aug. 13, 2019: India remains undecided on letting Huawei sell its 5G networking equipment in the country. Aug. 9, 2019: Huawei unveils "Harmony," while Trump says the US its Android replacement with Huawei. won't do business Aug. 7, 2019: Trump administration says it'll from doing business with Huawei, and Republican senators ban government over Huawei project. target Google Aug. 6, 2019: Huawei Twitter poll reveals its followers think it's owned by the Chinese government, but people on Facebook disagree. Aug. 4, 2019: Huawei will reportedly release a in late 2019. cheap phone powered by its Hongmeng OS July 31, 2019: Huawei beat iPhone in 2019's second quarter, research firm said. with 17% global market share July 30, 2019: Huawei reported despite US ban, and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said Trump administration could decide on revenue surge licenses allowing Huawei sales by next week. July 29, 2019: Huawei and Google were reportedly before ban. working on a smart speaker July 26, 2019: Chinese authorities suspect FedEx illegally held back over 100 Huawei packages, report said. July 25, 2019: Electronics company reportedly "seized" $100M of Huawei goods following US ban. July 24, 2019: United Arab Emirates telecom says US ban on Huawei isn't an issue for its 5G network. July 23, 2019: Huawei lays off due to blacklisting. more than 600 US workers July 22, 2019: Leaked documents suggested that Huawei . Also, the White House secretly helped build North Korea's wireless network for a meeting where Trump reportedly said Huawei licensing deals gathering tech execs will be "timely." July 19, 2019: Huawei says Hongmeng OS . isn't designed as an Android replacement July 16, 2019: Bipartisan group of senators introduces 5G legislation that would keep Huawei blacklisted. July 15, 2019: Canada may wait until after October elections to decide on Huawei ban, while the US will reportedly let Huawei sell to companies within weeks. Also, Huawei reportedly at its US research labs. plans major layoffs July 9, 2019: US will to Huawei, but it remains blacklisted. allow licensed sales July 7, 2019: Huawei CEO says its HongMeng OS alternative , but needs its own app store. is 'likely' faster than Android July 4, 2019: US government tries to get Huawei lawsuit thrown out. July 3, 2019: Huawei remains on Commerce Department's blacklist despite Trump's latest decision. July 2, 2019: Huawei reportedly in future phones. isn't sure about using Android July 1, 2019: Trump official says eased Huawei restrictions . only apply to widely available products June 29, 2019: Trump decides to lift some restrictions on US companies selling to Huawei. June 27, 2019: Huawei employees worked on , according to a report from Bloomberg. Chinese military research projects June 25, 2019: US companies are reportedly on sales to Huawei, while FedEx is bypassing the Trump ban over the diversion of Huawei packages. suing the Commerce Department June 24, 2019: Huawei says it'll in spite of US ban, while attorneys for its imprisoned CFO have asked for the US increase its 5G investment . Also, an FCC commissioner extradition request to be withdrawn of US networks, and the Trump administration reportedly is thinking about requiring domestic 5G equipment wants Huawei gear out to be made outside China. June 21, 2019: Huawei unveils a in China as US tensions simmer, and its Mate X foldable phone trio of new Nova 5 phones by September. The US also blacklists will reportedly launch . five more Chinese tech companies June 19, 2019: Huawei's CEO about $30 billion revenue hit from US ban. isn't worried June 18, 2019: Huawei boss from US ban, but Microsoft predicts $30B revenue hit again. starts selling its laptops June 13, 2019: Chinese ambassador warns Britain that excluding Huawei from 5G sends a "bad signal." June 12, 2019: Huawei reportedly moves to trademark its own OS, and apparently chases Verizon for $1B in patent licensing fees. June 11, 2019: Huawei says it'll to become world's biggest phone seller and reportedly need more time of its new laptop indefinitely. delays announcement June 10, 2019: Huawei reportedly asks app developers to publish on its AppGallery store, and a White House official apparently wants to delay the US government's Huawei ban. June 7, 2019: Facebook stops letting Huawei , and Google reportedly preinstall its apps that its Huawei ban creates a national security risk. Also, Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou's warns the Trump administration extradition hearing is set for January 2020. June 6, 2019: Russian telecom agrees to let Huawei , while China gives Huawei a boost by develop country's 5G network . issuing 5G licenses June 5, 2019: Huawei chairman says company with US. would sign a "no-spy" deal June 4, 2019: Huawei reportedly kicks off in Texas. trade secrets trial June 3, 2019: Science publisher IEEE on Huawei scientists reviewing technical papers. reverses its week-old ban June 2, 2019: Huawei reportedly of phones amid US crackdown. strips back production May 31, 2019: Huawei reportedly to cancel US meetings, mirrors Consumer Technology Association's orders employees to impose higher tariffs on imported Mexican goods. criticism of Trump's plans May 30, 2019: Huawei by SD Association and Wi-Fi Alliance, while it membership restored in the shadow of the US ban. Also, its quietly launches its 5G lab in first quarter. wearables shipments quadruple May 29, 2019: Huawei to rule US ban unconstitutional. asks court May 28, 2019: Huawei reportedly to China later this year, internationally in 2020. plans to bring OS May 26, 2019: Huawei's founder says he'd "be the first to protest" if China retaliated against Apple. May 24, 2019: Huawei's operating system may be while Amazon Japan reportedly called "Hongmeng," . stops selling its devices May 23, 2019: US reportedly about Chinese ties. accuses Huawei of lying May 22, 2019: Chip designer Arm , while Mate 20 X ditches Huawei from UK 5G launch. gets dropped May 21, 2019: Huawei reportedly wants its app store with Google's. to compete May 20, 2019: Huawei from the US trade ban, prompting Google to gets a temporary reprieve . revive work temporarily May 19, 2019: Google from future Android updates. cuts off Huawei phones May 16, 2019: Huawei says US ban American jobs and companies. will 'significantly harm' May 15, 2019: Trump with a effectively bans Huawei national security order. May 8, 2019: 5G rollout in UK over Huawei investigations. may face a delay May 3, 2019: Countries as the US warns again of Huawei's threat. draft 5G security proposals May 2, 2019: A Huawei leak of UK defense minister Gavin Williamson. prompts the sacking May 1, 2019: Huawei in phone sales and reportedly has an hits 50% growth for later this year. 8K 5G TV in the works April 30, 2019: Vodafone in Huawei equipment, according to a report. found hidden backdoors April 24, 2019: Britain will reportedly to 5G infrastructure. Several days later, China allow Huawei limited access to let Huawei be part of 5G rollout. pushes Britain April 21, 2019: The CIA Huawei is funded by Chinese state security. reportedly says April 11, 2019: Google and Huawei will for bootloop issues in class-action lawsuit. pay Nexus 6P owners April 9, 2019: The US reportedly a Huawei ban in Germany. no longer demands April 8, 2019: Huawei is "open" to to Apple, says report. selling its 5G chips April 4, 2019: Huawei to overtake Samsung and Apple, and MIT sets new goals with Huawei and ZTE due to US investigations. severs links
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See all photos March 29, 2019: Huawei for having "a loser's attitude" because its tech can't compete. slams US March 28, 2019: British watchdog warns that Huawei products represent " ." significantly increased risk March 26, 2019: Huawei launches the in Paris. P30 and P30 Pro March 19, 2019: Angela Merkel pushes back against US pressure to bar Huawei from Germany's 5G rollout. March 15, 2019: Huawei's CFO before arrest, according to the company's founder. wanted to quit March 14, 2019: Huawei is in case it can't use Android or Windows, report says. developing its own OS March 12, 2019: US reportedly or it'll limit intelligence sharing. The Huawei Mate 20 tells Germany to drop Huawei shipped. hits 10 million March 8, 2019: Huawei over its equipment ban. sues the US government March 5, 2019: Huawei for international cybersecurity standards. reportedly calls March 1, 2019: An extradition hearing for Huawei's CFO from Canada, and the US gets the go-ahead against using Huawei 5G gear. warns the Philippines
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01:57 Feb. 28, 2019: Chinese kids literally in surreal video. sing Huawei's praises Feb. 26, 2019: Samsung and Huawei . settle 2-year-old patent dispute Feb. 25, 2019: Huawei could in the US. face a solar tech ban Feb. 24, 2019: Huawei foldable phone. unveils the Mate X Feb. 22, 2019: Italian politicians reportedly push for Huawei 5G ban. Feb. 21, 2019: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says countries using Huawei tech pose a risk to the US. Feb. 20-21, 2019: Ren Zhengfei , the company's CFO, was "politically motivated and that the US treats 5G like says that the arrest of his daughter "military" tech. Feb. 19, 2019: Ren "there's no way the US can crush us." tells the BBC Feb. 17, 2019: The UK reportedly concludes that using Huawei in 5G is . a manageable risk Feb. 6, 2019: US State Department from using Huawei equipment in their 5G rollouts. discourages European countries Feb. 4, 2019: A report says the FBI raided a Huawei lab and set up a CES sting. Also, two of the company's staff were expelled from Denmark after a work permit inspection.
The charges unsealed today clearly allege that Huawei intentionally conspired to steal the intellectual property of an American company.
Jan. 30, 2019: Qualcomm reaches an interim licensing agreement with Huawei. Jan. 29, 2019: US hammers Huawei with 23 indictments for alleged trade secret theft and fraud. Jan. 25, 2019: Colleges reportedly to appease the Trump administration. Also, Huawei says it'll drop Huawei equipment reveal a foldable phone with 5G in February. Jan. 24, 2019: Huawei reportedly says it'll take the smartphone crown from Samsung by 2020. Jan. 23, 2019: Huawei's CFO may face formal extradition to the US, report says. Jan. 18, 2019: China says a Canadian ban on Huawei's 5G tech will trigger "repercussions." Jan. 11, 2019: In Poland, a Huawei employee over alleged spying.Three days later, Huawei gets arrested . sacks that employee Jan. 8, 2019: Huawei fights to stay in the US with laptops and tablets at CES. Jan. 4, 2019: Senators introduce a bipartisan bill to address concerns about Chinese tech companies. Jan. 3, 2019: A report suggests that President Trump may use an executive order to ban Huawei and ZTE purchases. Read: Huawei could survive without Android, but not very well 2018 Dec. 24, 2018: Huawei exceeds 200 million smartphone shipments. Dec. 12, 2018: A Canadian court grants Huawei's CFO $10 million bail. Dec. 7, 2018: Reuters reports that Japan will Huawei, ZTE equipment. stop buying Dec. 6, 2018: Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou is at the request of the US. arrested in Canada Dec. 5, 2018: Britain's BT says it'll strip Huawei equipment from 4G network by 2021 and won't use it in 5G core. Oct. 18, 2018: Huawei tussles with US startup CNEX Labs over theft of technology. Sept. 7, 2018: Huawei gets caught cheating on a phone benchmark test. Sept. 5, 2018: In a Senate hearing on Facebook and Twitter, Huawei and ZTE get called out. Aug. 1, 2018: Knocking off
, Huawei becomes the No. 2 phone seller. July 19, 2018: Huawei mark for the year to date. crosses 100 million shipments July 11, 2018: Australia says it'll amid security concerns. ban Huawei from 5G rollout June 7, 2018: Congress over its ties with Huawei. calls out Google June 6, 2018: A report reveals that Facebook gave Huawei special access to user data. May 2, 2018: The Pentagon of Huawei and ZTE phones on US military bases. bans the sale March 22, 2018: Huawei as retail partner. loses Best Buy Feb. 13, 2018: FBI Director Chris Wray buying Huawei and warns against
phones. Jan. 9, 2018: At CES, Huawei CEO Richard Yu . addresses the loss of AT&T support