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Apple supplier Luxshare unnerves Foxconn as U.S.-China feud speeds supply chain shift

26 Oct 2020

TAIPEI/SHANGHAI Apple's top iPhone assembler, Taiwan-based Foxconn, has set up a task force to fend off the growing clout of Chinese electronics manufacturer Luxshare, which it believes poses a serious threat to its dominance, three sources with knowledge of the matter said.

Huawei ekes out third-quarter revenue growth as U.S. restrictions bite

23 Oct 2020

SHANGHAI Huawei Technologies Co Ltd eked out a gain in third-quarter revenue as the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic added to supply-chain difficulties brought about by U.S. restrictions on doing business with the Chinese firm. | Video

Short queues in China as Apple's newest iPhone 12 hits stores

23 Oct 2020

SHANGHAI Two of Apple's latest iPhone 12 models went on sale in China on Friday, after early pre-order data showed strong consumer interest in the 5G-enabled device in the firm's second-largest market.

In China, Apple's 5G iPhone 12 sparks fever-pitch, but divided reaction

14 Oct 2020

SHANGHAI Apple's iPhone 12 launch drew mixed reactions in mainland China on Wednesday, with fans cheering a 5G model for their favourite brand while others planned to wait for upcoming devices from local rivals like Huawei Technologies.

Sanctions-hit Huawei ramps up investment in Chinese tech sector

29 Sep 2020

SHANGHAI Huawei Technologies has built up stakes in Chinese semiconductor companies and other tech businesses as the world's largest telecoms equipment maker bolsters its supply chain in the face of pressure from the United States.

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