Meng News

US in criminal probe of China's Huawei: report

The move would further escalate tensions between the US and China after the arrest last year in Canada of Huawei's chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou, who is the daughter of the company founder.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 17, 2019

China brushes off international concern over death sentence for Canadian

Schellenberg’s sentence has further strained relations between China and Canada, already aggravated by the December arrest of Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, on a U.S. extradition request as part of an investigation into suspected violations of U.S. trade sanctions.

Reuters , Africa Jan 16, 2019

Death penalty for Canadian escalates China-Canada tensions

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau strongly condemned Monday's proceeding, suggesting that China was using its judicial system to pressure Canada over the arrest of Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of the Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 15, 2019

Canadian's death sentence in China 'horrific', family says

The detention of Meng Wanzhou, 46, last month angered China and soured its relations with both Canada and the US.

The Star , Kenya Jan 15, 2019

Chinese media rejects suggestion death for Canadian drug smuggler a pressure tactic

CCTV/Reuters TV via REUTERS Relations between Chin and Canada have been severely strained since early December when Canadian police arrested Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL], on a U.S. extradition warrant.

Reuters , Africa Jan 14, 2019

Huawei founder denies spying for China in rare interview

The company he founded more than 20 years ago has been under fire in recent months with the arrest of Ren's daughter and Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou in Canada.

EWN , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

China, Canada diplomatic row escalates with death sentence

Last week, Trudeau accused China of “arbitrarily and unfairly” detaining former diplomat Michael Kovrig and business consultant Michael Spavor, who were rounded up nine days after Canada arrested Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou.

EWN , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

Chinese court sentences Canadian to death as diplomatic row deepens

China-Canada ties turned icy in early December after Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, was arrested in Vancouver on a U.S. extradition warrant.

IOL , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

Chinese court sentences Canadian to death; Trudeau blasts move

Bilateral ties turned icy in early December after Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, was arrested in Vancouver on a U.S. extradition warrant.

Reuters , Africa Jan 14, 2019

Canada PM chastises China over detention of two citizens

The two Canadians were held last month after the arrest of Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies Co [HWT.UL], in Vancouver on Dec. 1.

Reuters , Africa Jan 11, 2019