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Exhibition in China reflects on loss of anonymity to recognition technology

24 Dec 2019

SHENZHEN, China An art exhibition exploring the impact of facial recognition technology has opened in China, offering a rare public space for reflection on increasingly pervasive surveillance by tech companies and the government.

Exhibition in China reflects on loss of anonymity to recognition technology

24 Dec 2019

SHENZHEN, China, Dec 24 An art exhibition exploring the impact of facial recognition technology has opened in China, offering a rare public space for reflection on increasingly pervasive surveillance by tech companies and the government.

Chinese activist who helps sanitation workers detained, friends say

19 Dec 2019

SHENZHEN, China A Chinese labor activist and his assistant who ran a social media account helping sanitation workers in the southern city of Guangzhou have been arrested, friends said on Thursday.

Huawei's CFO wins Canada court fight to see more documents on her arrest

11 Dec 2019

Lawyers for Huawei’s chief financial officer have won a court battle after a judge asked Canada’s attorney general to hand over more evidence and documents relating to the arrest of Meng Wanzhou, according to a court ruling released on Tuesday.

Huawei mounts legal challenge against FCC over rural carrier customers

05 Dec 2019

SHENZHEN, China China's Huawei mounted a legal challenge against the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on Thursday after the body designated the technology giant as a security threat and moved to bar it from a government subsidy program. | Video

Huawei files appeal in U.S. court against FCC's rural carrier purchase ban

05 Dec 2019

SHENZHEN, China, Dec 5 China's Huawei has mounted a legal challenge against the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) after the body designated the technology giant as a security threat and tried to bar it from a government subsidy program.

Huawei faces online storm in China over employee treatment

03 Dec 2019

SHENZHEN, China Huawei Technologies [HWT.UL] is facing a public backlash in China after details of the dismissal and wrongful detention of a former employee went viral.

Exclusive: China sets up Hong Kong crisis centre in mainland, considers replacing chief liaison

26 Nov 2019

HONG KONG/SHENZHEN, China Tightening control over efforts to manage the upheaval in Hong Kong, the Chinese leadership has set up a crisis command centre on the mainland side of the border and is considering replacing its official liaison to the restive semi-autonomous city, people familiar with the matter said.

Chinese students flee Hong Kong as campuses burn

14 Nov 2019

SHENZHEN/HONG KONG Having fled Hong Kong universities they had thought were a ticket to success, Chinese students from the mainland sit in hostels and noodle shops in the neighboring city of Shenzhen wondering how they'll complete their studies.

Chinese students flee Hong Kong as campuses burn

14 Nov 2019

SHENZHEN/HONG KONG Having fled Hong Kong universities they had thought were a ticket to success, Chinese students from the mainland sit in hostels and noodle shops in the neighbouring city of Shenzhen wondering how they'll complete their studies.

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