Huawei is doing some of the biggest waves in the wireless industry right now. It is the first telecommunications provider in the world and the number 2 smartphone maker. Yet it is a pariah in several countries, including the United States, to the point that the FBI reported having created a sting at CES 2019.
The Chinese telecommunications giant may have encountered its biggest problem in 2019. At the end of January it saw the United States Department of Justiceconcerning the alleged theft of intellectual property, obstruction of justice and fraud related to his alleged evasion of US sanctions against Iran.
The central issue with Huawei has been the concern about its intimacy with the Chinese government and fears that its equipment can be used to spy on other countries and companies. That is why theand the company was added to the United States Department of Commerce's List of Industry and Security Entities on May 15, following an executive order by President Donald Trump that effectively banned Huawei from US communications networks.
In the last few months, c & # 39; was a, with a number of countries prohibiting the use of its network equipment. That's why it is despite its massive presence throughout the world.
Huawei, for its part, has long denied any wrongdoing and continues to maintain its innocence through recent accusations.
It can be difficult to keep up with the huge number of titles, so let's put what happened in 2018 and 2019 into a timeline at hand. We have included the 2019 events first, with 2018 below if you want to learn more.
January 3, 2019: A report suggests that President Trump could use an executive order to ban the purchases of Huawei and ZTE.
January 4, 2019: The senators introduce a bipartisan bill to address concerns about Chinese technology companies.
January 8, 2019: Huawei fights to stay in the US with laptop and tablet at CES.
11 January 2019: In Poland, a Huawei employeealleged espionage. Three days later, Huawei .
January 18, 2019: China claims that a Canadian ban on Huawei's 5G technology will trigger "repercussions".
January 23, 2019: According to the report, Huawei's financial director could face a formal extradition in the United States.
January 24, 2019: Huawei says it will take the crown of the smartphone from Samsung by 2020.
January 25, 2019: Reportedly, collegesto appease the Trump administration. In addition, Huawei says it will reveal a folding phone with 5G in February.
January 29, 2019: Hammer USA Huawei with 23 charges for alleged theft and fraud trade secrets.
January 30, 2019: Qualcomm reaches a provisional license agreement with Huawei.
February 4, 2019: A report says the FBI broke into a Huawei lab and created a sting at CES. Furthermore, two staff members of the company were expelled from Denmark after a work permit inspection.
February 6, 2019: US State Departmentfrom the use of Huawei equipment in their 5G implementations.
February 17, 2019: Reportedly, the United Kingdom believes that Huawei's use in 5G is.
February 19, 2019: Huawei's founder, Ren Zhengfei"This is no way for the United States to crush us."
20-21 February 2019: ren, the company's CFO, was "politically motivated and the US treats 5G as a" military "technology.
February 21, 2019: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo states that countries that use Huawei technology pose a risk to the United States.
February 22, 2019: Reportedly, Italian politicians
February 24, 2019: Huaweifoldable phone.
February 25, 2019: Huawei couldin the United States.
February 26, 2019: Samsung and Huawei.
February 28, 2019: Chinese children literallyin the surreal video.
March 1, 2019: An extradition audition for Huawei's CFOfrom Canada and the United States against the use of Huawei 5G.
March 5, 2019: Huaweifor international computer security standards.
March 8, 2019: Huaweibeyond its equipment ban.
March 12, 2019: According to reports from the United Statesor will limit the sharing of intelligence. Huawei Mate 20 shipped.
March 14, 2019: Huawei isin case you can't use Android or Windows, the report says.
March 15, 2019: CFO of Huaweibefore the arrest, according to the founder of the company.
March 19, 2019: Angela Merkel rejects US pressure to stop Huawei from launching 5G in Germany.
March 26, 2019: Huawei launches thein Paris.
March 28, 2019: The British watchdog warns that Huawei products represent "".
March 29, 2019: Huaweito have "the attitude of a loser" because its technology cannot compete.
April 4, 2019: Huaweisurpass Samsung and Apple and MIT with Huawei and ZTE due to US investigations.
April 8: Huawei is "open" ato Apple, the report says.
April 9: According to reports from the United Statesa Huawei ban in Germany.
April 11th: Google and Huawei will do itfor bootloop problems in a class action.
April 21st: The CIAHuawei is funded by the security of the Chinese state.
April 24: Britain will be reportedat the 5G infrastructure. A few days later, China to allow Huawei to participate in the 5G rollout.
April 30: Vodafonein Huawei equipment, according to a report.
May 1: Huaweiin telephone sales and reportedly has a for after this year.
May 2: A loss of Huaweiby the British defense minister Gavin Williamson.
May 3: countriesas the US warns again of Huawei's threat.
May 8: Rollout 5Gin the United Kingdom for Huawei's investigations.
May 15: trumpHuawei with a national security order, a day later mentioned.
May 16th Huawei says the US banAmerican works and companies.
May 19: Googlefrom future Android updates.
May, 20th: Huaweifrom the US trade ban, the report says.
May 21st: Huawei, apparently, wants its app storewith Google.
may 22: Reportedly, the Arm chip designeris suspending business with Huawei.
January 9, 2018: At the Consumer Electronics Show, Huawei's CEO Richard Yu.
February 13, 2018: Director of the FBI Chris Wraypurchase of Huawei and ZTE phones.
March 22, 2018: Huaweias a retail partner.
May 2, 2018: The Pentagonof Huawei and ZTE phones on US military bases.
June 6, 2018: A report reveals that Facebook has given Huawei
June 7, 2018: Congressbeyond its ties with Huawei.
11 July 2018: Australia says it willamid security concerns.
July 19, 2018: Huaweiscore for the year to date.
August 1, 2018: By blocking Apple, Huawei becomes the number 2 phone seller.
September 5, 2018: In a Senate hearing on Facebook and Twitter, Huawei and ZTE are recalled.
September 7, 2018: Huawei is caught cheating on a telephone benchmark test.
October 18, 2018: Huawei has problems with the US startup CNEX Labs for technology theft.
December 5, 2018: The British BT says it will take away the Huawei equipment from the 4G network by 2021 and will not use it in the 5G core.
December 6, 2018: Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou is arrested in Canada at the request of the United States.
December 7, 2018: Reuters reports that Japan will stop buying Huawei, ZTE equipment.
12 December 2018: A Canadian court grants a $ 10 million bail to Huawei's CFO.
December 24, 2018: Huawei exceeds 200 million smartphone shipments.