Meng Wanzhou

Huawei CFO Strikes Deal With U.S. to Drop Fraud Charges [Update]

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou has struck a deal with U.S. prosecutors to drop the charges of bank fraud she was facing extradition from Canada to the U.S. for, report sources close to the matter (via Reuters). Wanzhou faces fraud charges in the U.S. for allegedly misleading an HSBC executive in Hong Kong as to Huawei's...

Huawei CFO Extradition Hearing Concludes, Judge’s Decision Coming in Fall

Over two-and-a-half years after Canadian authorities arrested Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver, the Huawei CFO's marathon extradition hearing finally come to an end on Wednesday. However, B.C. Supreme Court Associate Chief Justice Heather Holmes has reserved a decision until later, with proceedings adjourned until Oct. 21 — reports CBC News. With legal arguments from both Meng's defence...

Cyber Attacks on Huawei Devices in Canada Spiked After CFO Arrest: Report

According to The Tyee, a 2019 government report found that there was a documented spike in sophisticated cyber attacks originating from Huawei devices on Canadian soil following the arrest of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver. The report in question was commissioned by Public Safety Canada from Clairvoyance Cyber Corp, and was recently acquired by the...

Huawei Canada Exec Won’t Condemn Detention of Two Michaels, Defends Meng Wanzhou

Huawei Canada won't specifically condemn the detention of the two Michaels and called Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou innocent. According to a new report from Global News, Huawei Canada's vice-president of government relations wouldn't condemn China's detention of Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor, despite insisting that the Chinese company's CFO Meng Wanzhou has "done nothing wrong." In...

‘Protesters’ Paid to Support Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou Outside Extradition Hearing: Report

Reports that someone may have been paying actors to protest outside of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou's extradition hearing may actually hold some water after revelations emerged from multiple sources Monday. [caption id="attachment_278960" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP[/caption] According to a new report from CBC, one man claims to have been paid $100 to...

Extradition Hearings for Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou Begin in Vancouver

The formal extradition hearings that will help decide the fate of Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou got under way in Vancouver on Monday, more than a year after her arrest, in a case that has infuriated Beijing and symbolises challenges to the geopolitical order posed by China's rise. According to a new Reuters report, Meng, Huawei's chief...