0
Wireless

Huawei cuts over 600 jobs at US Futurewei subsidiary in response to blacklisting

Tuesday 23 July 2019 | 13:44 CET | News
Huawei has shed more than 600 of the 850 researchers at its Futurewei subsidiary on 22 July, reported Cnet, citing an e-mail from the company. The job cuts are a response to the US Commerce Department blacklisting's impact on its business, the news portal said.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Huawei
Countries: United States
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Pentagon blocks plan to tighten controls on US sales to Huawei - report

Published 27 Jan 2020 09:20 CET | United States
The US Commerce Department has withdrawn proposals to tighten restrictions on US firms selling to Huawei, the Wall Street Journal ...

US govt consults on procedures to ban risky ICT suppliers

Published 27 Nov 2019 09:17 CET | United States
The US Department of Commerce is inviting comments on the procedures its office should follow to enforce Executive Order 13873, ...

Huawei accuses US government of cyber attacks, employee intimidation

Published 04 Sep 2019 22:12 CET | United States
Huawei has accused the US government of using 'unscrupulous' methods to disrupt the company's business operations and those of ...

US to extend Huawei temporary licence to serve customers for 90 days - report

Published 19 Aug 2019 08:41 CET | United States
The US government is expected to delay the full ban on American businesses selling to Huawei taking effect, sources familiar the ...

US confirms ban on govt agencies buying Chinese telecom gear

Published 08 Aug 2019 10:52 CET | United States
The US government has confirmed a ban on government agencies doing business with Huawei. The prohibition was mandated by Congress ...

Huawei reaches record 38% share of China's smartphone market in Q2

Published 30 Jul 2019 09:56 CET | China
Huawei has reached a record 38 percent share of China's smartphone market in this year's second quarter. Huawei thus achieved the ...

Huawei could let go of 'hundreds' of US employees - report

Published 15 Jul 2019 09:18 CET | United States
Huawei is looking to let go of much of its personnel in the US, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing sources familiar with ...

US senator files to stop Huawei from taking patent action in the US - report

Published 18 Jun 2019 09:44 CET | United States
Republican Senator Marco Rubio has filed papers in court to stop certain companies on watch lists from seeking damages in US ...

US bill would release USD 700 mln to help carriers replace Chinese equipment

Published 23 May 2019 09:14 CET | United States
Up to USD 700 million may be made available to US operators needing help to replace telecom equipment bought from Huawei and ...

Trump allows ban on foreign ICT companies over security threats

Published 16 May 2019 09:18 CET | United States
The US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order effectively banning US organisations from doing business with Chinese ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

18 Feb Magyar Telekom Q4 2019
18 Feb Hrvatski Telekom Q4 2019
18 Feb Ceva Q4 2019
18 Feb TiVo Q4 2019
18 Feb Vonage Q4 2019
18 Feb Smartone H1 results
19 Feb Dish Network Q4 2019
19 Feb OTE Q4 2019
19 Feb Spark H1 results
19 Feb Technicolor Capital Markets Day
19 Feb Telefonica Deutschland Q4 2019
19 Feb Telefonica Brasil Q4 2019
19 Feb Ribbon Communications Q4 2019
19 Feb Gilat Satellite Networks Q4 2019
19 Feb Analog Devices fiscal Q1
19 Feb Deutsche Telekom Q4 2019
19 Feb CyrusOne Q4 2019
19 Feb Future Generation Optical Transport Networks Summit 2020
20 Feb Axiata Q4 2019
20 Feb Starhub Q4 2019
20 Feb Windstream Q4
20 Feb Bouygues Q4 2019
20 Feb Interdigital Q4 2019
20 Feb EchoStar Q4
20 Feb Consolidated Communications Q4 2019
20 Feb Commscope Q4 2019
20 Feb SBA Communications Q4 2019
20 Feb Intelsat Q4 2019
20 Feb Liberty Latin America Q4 2019
20 Feb OTE EGM
::: More Calendar Items