Huawei CFO seeks bail on health concerns...

Huawei CFO seeks bail on health concerns; Canada wants her in jail


A top executive of China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] argued that she should be released on bail while awaiting an extradition hearing, citing fears for her health while incarcerated in Canada along with other factors, court documents showed on Sunday.

Huawei CFO seeks bail, cites health fears behind bars: court documents

A top executive of China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] argued that she should be let out on bail while awaiting an extradition hearing due to severe hypertension and fears for her health while incarcerated in Canada, court documents released on Sunday showed.

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Australia competition watchdog flags concerns over tech firms' use of user data

Australia's competition regulator on Monday outlined concerns about the ability of social media companies like Facebook Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google to monetize content and the extent to which consumer data is used for targeted advertising.

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Uber makes confidential filing for long-awaited IPO

Uber Technologies Inc has filed paperwork for an initial public offering, according to three people with knowledge of the matter, taking a step closer to a key milestone for one of the most closely watched and controversial companies in Silicon Valley.

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Explainer: How does extradition to the U.S. work?

The arrest in Canada of a top Chinese technology executive for possible extradition to the United States has roiled markets and cast doubt on a recent U.S.-China trade truce.

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U.S. accuses Huawei CFO of Iran sanctions cover-up; hearing adjourned

Huawei Technologies Co Ltd's chief financial officer faces U.S. accusations that she covered up her company's links to a firm that tried to sell equipment to Iran despite sanctions, a Canadian prosecutor said on Friday, arguing against giving her bail while she awaits extradition.

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U.S. court issued Huawei CFO arrest warrant in August

A New York court issued an arrest warrant for Huawei Technologies' chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou on Aug. 22, asking she be detained to stand trial to face U.S. charges, according to documents released during her bail hearing in Canada on Friday.

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Canadian court bail hearing for Huawei CFO adjourned until Monday

A bail hearing for the chief financial officer of China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd was adjourned until Monday, after

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Facebook to buy back additional $9 billion of shares

Facebook Inc will buy back an additional $9 billion of its shares, as it looks to pacify investors following a slump in its stock.

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Exclusive: Amazon targets airports for checkout-free store expansion

Amazon.com Inc is looking at bringing its futuristic checkout-free store format to airports in an effort to win business from hungry, time-pressed travelers, according to public records and a person familiar with the strategy.

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FCC to probe whether major carriers gave false coverage information

The Federal Communications Commission said on Friday it was investigating whether major wireless service providers submitted false information about their coverage areas.

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Exclusive: Chat-service firm Slack taps Goldman Sachs to lead IPO - sources

Slack Technologies Inc, a provider of chat and direct messaging services for businesses, has hired investment bank Goldman Sachs Group Inc to lead its initial public offering (IPO) next year as an underwriter, people familiar with the matter said.

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U.S. to reveal charges against Chinese hackers: sources

Federal prosecutors are expected to unveil criminal charges as soon as next week against hackers linked to Chinese intelligence for allegedly stealing data from U.S. companies, according to people familiar with the matter.

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Europe should be wary of Huawei, EU tech official says

The European Union should be worried about Huawei [HWT.UL] and other Chinese technology companies because of the risk they pose to the bloc's industry and security, the EU's technology chief said on Friday, echoing concerns raised elsewhere in the world.

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Russia says detention of China's Huawei CFO shows U.S. arrogance

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday that the detention of Chinese technology giant Huawei's chief financial officer in Canada was an example of "arrogant" U.S. policy abroad.

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Huawei denies it poses security threat after EU warning

Chinese tech giant Huawei [HWT.UL] denied on Friday that it posed a security risk, saying that it had never been told by any government to obtain covert access through so-called "backdoors".

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White House adviser: U.S.-China trade talks, Huawei arrest are separate

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro on Friday said that the U.S. -China trade truce and the recent arrest of a top Huawei Technologies Co Ltd executive "are two separate events," calling the timing of events a coincidence.

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EU governments agree to tougher stance on e-evidence

EU governments agreed on Friday to toughen up draft rules allowing law enforcement authorities to get electronic evidence directly from tech companies such as Facebook and Google stored in the cloud in another European country.

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German 5G auction at risk if government demands roaming: FAZ

A German regulator has said the government's auction of fifth-generation (5G) mobile licenses could be delayed if operators had to offer roaming in rural areas, the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ) reported on Thursday.

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China's Huawei pledges $2 billion to allay British security fears: sources

China's Huawei [HWT.UL] will spend $2 billion as part of efforts to address security issues raised in a British government report earlier this year, sources with knowledge of the matter said on Friday.

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