Meng Wanzhou 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

Canada asks China clemency for convicted drug trafficker

The sentence came during a clash between Ottawa and Beijing over Canada's arrest in December of Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of telecom giant Huawei, on a US extradition request related to Iran sanctions violations.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 16, 2019

Convicted drug trafficker: Canada begs China for clemency

The sentence came during a clash between Ottawa and Beijing over Canada’s arrest in December of Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of telecom giant Huawei, on a US extradition request related to Iran sanctions violations.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 16, 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

Canada asks China clemency for convicted drug trafficker

The sentence came during a clash between Ottawa and Beijing over Canada’s arrest in December of Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of telecom giant Huawei.

EWN , South Africa Jan 15, 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

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