• Huawei Executive Was Company's Professional Face, Until Her Arrest

    8 days ago - By NY Times

    Meng Wanzhou, the daughter of Huawei's secretive founder, Ren Zhengfei, had stressed transparency at the company. She is now accused of hiding Huawei's dealings in Iran.
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  • How the Huawei Arrest Extends a Troubled History With the  U.S

    8 days ago - By Washington Post

    Huawei Technologies Co.'s Chief Financial Officer Wanzhou Meng, arrested in Canada, has been charged in connection with alleged violations of U.S. sanctions on Iran by the Chinese company. It's not an isolated incident, but rather the latest chapter in a long history of tension between China's smartphone and telecommunications giant and the U.S. government and businesses.
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  • U.S. court issued Huawei CFO arrest warrant in August

    8 days ago - By Reuters

    A New York court issued an arrest warrant for Huawei Technologies' chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou on Aug. 22, asking she be detained to stand trial to face U.S. charges, according to documents released during her bail hearing in Canada on Friday.
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  • Huawei CFO, accused of fraud, faces up to 30 years in prison

    8 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    At a bail hearing today, new details emerged surrounding Huawei chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou's arrest in Vancouver, Canada over the weekend.
    The daughter of Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei is accused of fraud with a maximum penalty of 30 years in prison, according to journalists present at the hearing. The U.S. Department of Justice alleges Meng allowed SkyCom, an unofficial Huawei subsidiary, to do business in Iran, violating U.S. sanctions against the country and misleading American financial institutions in the process.
    Tensions between U.S. authorities and Huawei have been high...
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  • Meng Wanzhou's rise through the ranks at Huawei

    8 days ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - Before her dramatic arrest in Canada, few in the U.S. had heard of Meng Wanzhou.
    Meng, 46, is chief financial officer and deputy chairwoman of the board of Chinese telecom company Huawei. She now faces extradition to the U.S. on charges of trying to evade U.S. sanctions on Iran. She appeared in a Vancouver court Friday to seek bail.
    Meng is the daughter of Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei, a former Chinese military engineer worth $3.2 billion, according to Forbes magazine. She's likely his heir apparent. While personal details are scant, she is married and has a son and a daughter...
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