Meng Wanzhou

China: Two Canadians in prisoner swap freed for health reasons

Canadians Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig were detained in December 2019, days after Huawei’s chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou, was arrested in Canada at the request of U.S. authorities.

published on : 27th September 2021

Huawei exec's extradition hearing in Canada comes to a close

Meng's arrest in 2018 during a stopover in Vancouver caused a deep diplomatic rift between Ottawa and Beijing, which has accused Washington of trying to crush its international tech giant Huawei.

published on : 19th August 2021

Chinese court rejects Canadian's appeal of death sentence as Beijing seeks release of detained Huawei staffer

Robert Schellenberg was sentenced to prison in November 2018 after being convicted of drug smuggling.

published on : 10th August 2021

Lawyer for Huawei CFO argue US was 'selective' in disclosure 

The U.S. accuses the Chinese communications giant of using a Hong Kong shell company called Skycom to sell equipment to Iran in violation of U.S. sanctions.

published on : 5th August 2021