Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei is reviewing its relationship with FedEx Corp after it claimed the U.S. package delivery company, without detailed explanation, diverted two parcels destined for Huawei addresses in Asia to the United States and attempted to reroute two others.
The momentous news that Google is cutting off its Android relationship with Huawei in response to a US government ban on the Chinese giant wasn't much of a surprise to Huawei.
In March, amid a tightening trade war between the U.S. and China, Huawei consumer group CEO Richard Yu told Die Welt that it had a backup OS ready to deploy if it could not use Android for any reason.
Microsoft looks set to be the latest in a long line of US-based technology companies that are complying with President Trump's new executive order to crack down on Chinese tech companies.
Chip designer ARM has suspended business with Huawei, threatening the Chinese company's ability to create its own chips.
Huawei, Samsung and Qualcomm already introduced their chipsets with support for 5G modems, and Mediatek is about to follow that example.
Chinese tech giant Huawei has launched what it claims is the world's first 5G communications hardware in the automotive industry.
Huawei's CEO Ren Zhengfei has said that his company is open to selling 5G modems to Apple, a company that he praises for its mobile legacy and maintaining quality products for decades.