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News Government General
November 19, 2020  

Tory motion passes to demand government decision on Huawei, 5G

Motion says Canada needs to develop a robust plan to combat China’s growing foreign operations.

News Electronics Government Manufacturing General Technology
August 20, 2020  

Huawei, long resilient, suffers under tougher US pressure

Washington intensifies its campaign to slam the door on access to foreign markets and components in its escalating feud.

News Manufacturing Technology
August 20, 2020  

Texas startup will make a BlackBerry 5G phone for NA, Europe

Devices made by FIH Mobile will be available from OnwardMobility next year.

News Manufacturing General Technology
July 27, 2020  

5G phones and networks are here, but features, effects are unclear

Unclear what the newly launched networks are able to do, experts say it will take years to understand the true potential.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 16, 2020  

As Trump attacks, China sees a worrying trend for its future

The tone could change if Biden is elected in November, but the underlying issues will remain.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
July 16, 2020  

Huawei hopes to provide 5G to Canada despite Trump, Five Eyes

Trudeau government decision on hold following China’s ongoing imprisonment of two Kovrig and Spavor.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
July 14, 2020  

UK to exclude Huawei from role in high-speed phone network

Backtracks after US threatened to sever intelligence-sharing arrangement over concerns over equipment allowing China to infiltrate UK networks.

News Electronics Manufacturing General
June 4, 2020  

Memory, power and AI semiconductors in 5G to hit US$15.03B by 2025

The market is rapidly transitioning to a growth stage driven by increasing data traffic, technological advancements.

News Electronics General
June 4, 2020  

Conspiracy theories about 5G networks have skyrocketed since COVID-19

Some extreme right-wing groups are linking the technology to the pandemic.

News Electronics Manufacturing General
June 3, 2020  

Bell, Telus award 5G contracts to European firms, shutting out Huawei

Ottawa continues its review of Huawei’s role in Canada’s 5G networks over security concerns related to its relationship with China’s government.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 29, 2020  

Huawei’s ambitions for Canada stalled by rift with China: security expert

Jonathan Miller says China’s behaviour in the Meng case adds to the perception it can’t be trusted to allow Huawei to be independent of Beijing.

News Government General
April 21, 2020  

Conspiracy theorists burn 5G towers claiming link to virus

Officials in Europe and the US are watching the situation closely and pushing back.

News Manufacturing General Technology
March 10, 2020  

Trump 5G adviser meets feds in Ottawa as decision on Huawei pending

Freeland’s office and Public Safety mum on details about who from Canada took part in the talks.

News Electronics General
February 25, 2020  

Mitacs, tech partners work on 5G development program; providing interns

The ENCQOR 5G network is working to advance the always-on Internet connection required to support 5G initiatives

News Government Manufacturing Technology
February 18, 2020  

US House speaker Pelosi warns allies against using Huawei

Says such technology is far too sensitive to turn to over to Chinese interests.

News Government Manufacturing Technology
January 29, 2020  

Canada eyes UK’s decision to grant Huawei partial access to 5G network

Last of the “Five Eyes” intelligence allies to decide the companies that will provide the equipment for its 5G network.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
December 11, 2019  

China reportedly threatens tiny Faeroe Islands over Huawei

Hot mic recording picked up a private conversation between the islands’ trade minister, Helgi Abrahamsen, and his aide during a radio interview.

News Manufacturing General Technology
September 17, 2019  

Facing US ban, Huawei emerging as stronger tech competitor

Export curbs are making it a tougher competitor by forcing managers to focus resources on their most important products.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 4, 2019  

Huawei accuses US of cyber attacks, coercing employees

Statement said US authorities launched cyber attacks “to infiltrate Huawei’s intranet and internal information systems.”

News Electronics Government Manufacturing General Technology
June 6, 2019  

Huawei warns US would hurt itself by cutting off tech ties

Number 2 smartphone maker denies its products would be used for China’s cyberespionage.

News Manufacturing General
May 22, 2019  

Rogers to launch new IoT service in Ontario in step towards 5G

Service will be best used for asset monitoring, industrial automation, utility meters and smart cities.

News Electronics General
March 5, 2019  

Huawei opens Brussels security lab in bid to reassure EU [UPDATED]

The US has been lobbying allies to shun Huawei.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General
March 4, 2019  

Monitor machine processes in 5G

Advanced technology is in development.

News Electronics General
February 28, 2019  

Experts: US anti-Huawei campaign likely exaggerated

The Chinese don’t need secret access to Huawei routers to infiltrate global networks that already have notoriously poor security.

News Government Manufacturing General
February 19, 2019  

UK’s pro-Huawei signals give Canada space on 5G decision: expert

UK National Cyber Security Centre has concluded that with care and safeguards, Huawei equipment can be used in 5G networks.

News Electronics General
February 14, 2019  

Telus says a Huawei equipment ban by Ottawa could set back 5G network plan

The telco said it seeks to reduce the potential risk of a Huawei ban.

News Government Manufacturing General
February 5, 2019  

Meng’s extradition to US far from slam dunk: legal experts

US political interference looms large as a factor supporting her release.

News Electronics General
January 24, 2019  

Ottawa strikes $40M research deal on 5G technology with Huawei rival Nokia

The funding comes as Ottawa is in the middle of a comprehensive national-security review of the potential involvement of Nokia’s Chinese rival, Huawei, in Canada’s eventual fifth generation mobile network.

News Electronics General
January 24, 2019  

Huawei announces 5G smartphone based on own technology

The firm is spending heavily to develop its own chips.

News Electronics General
January 22, 2019  

Huawei not only firm that could build Canada’s eventual 5G networks: Liberals

Canadian security agencies are still reviewing the security and technical issues.

News Government Manufacturing General
January 22, 2019  

China demands US withdraw request to extradite Huawei executive

Says the treaty with Canada infringed on the “safety and legitimate rights and interests of Chinese citizens.”

News Electronics Government General
December 13, 2018  

Huawei and 5G: Experts clash on the risk to Canada’s national security

The Chinese telecom’s participation in building Canada’s new 5G networks could give it access to juicy information. The result? Spying on businesses, stealing IP, election meddling.