ZTE accuses Huawei of copying camera tech as China patent battles heat up

Chinese telecom gear manufacturer ZTE Corp has published a letter accusing Huawei Technologies Co Ltd of copying its camera technology and threatened legal action, a sign that smartphone patent battles have begun in earnest in China.

China's Huawei makes $170 million "Make in India" investment

Chinese telecom company Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has invested $170 million to open a research and development centre in India as it ties itself to Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s "Make in India" campaign, the company said on Thursday.

We will focus on smartphones priced between $100-200: ZTE

Even as domestic handset makers rush to offer smartphones priced as low as Rs 2,000, Chinese telecom firm ZTE today said it would focus on devices priced between USD 100-200 (about Rs 6,000-12,000) for the Indian market.

ZTE India posts sales of nearly Rs 2,813 cr in FY2013-14

Chinese telecom gear maker ZTE Thursday said it has registered total sales of RMB 2.9 billion (about Rs 2,813 crore) for the financial year 2013-14.

Chinese telecom giant Huawei allegedly hacked BSNL network: Govt

Chinese telecom equipment maker Huawei allegedly hacked state-owned BSNL's network and the government is investigation the matter, Parliament was informed Wednesday.

ZTE Corp in talks with Airtel for 4G deal in Delhi and Mumbai

Chinese telecom equipment major ZTE Corporation is in talks with India's largest private telecom player Bharti Airtel for deploying 4G equipment in the Mumbai and Delhi circles.

China's Huawei says unaudited 2013 operating profit rose over 40%

Huawei on Wednesday reported unaudited 2013 operating profit of 28.6 billion yuan to 29.4 billion yuan.

ZTEsoft to invest up to Rs 245 cr in India next year

Chinese telecom giant ZTE's IT arm ZTEsoft will invest up to USD 40 million (about Rs 245 crore) in India next year to set up an innovation centre and hire 300 people in a bid to ramp-up operations and increase presence in the world's second largest mobile user country.

China’s ZTE looking at Indian telecom market for growth

China’s second largest telecom gear maker, ZTE, is looking at the Indian market for growth this year as it look to recover last year’s USD 400 million losses.

Chinese firm ZTE to sell mobile handsets directly in India

Aiming to become one of India's top three handset vendors, Chinese telecom major ZTE Friday announced a tie-up with city-based firm Calyx to launch its smartphones in the domestic market.

Huawei posts $2.47 billion profit last year

The Shenzhen-based telecom firm, which has now spread to all over the world, including India, forecast a compound annual growth rate of 10 percent over the next five years.

ZTE appoints Xu Dejun as CEO of India operations

Chinese telecom firm ZTE Thursday announced the appointment of Xu Dejun as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for its India operations.

India wary of China's telecom forays in Nepal, Maldives

The growing presence of Chinese telecom companies in Maldives and Nepal has put security agencies on alert over fears their equipment used for infrastructure development there might be bugged and misused for intercepting any communication between India and the two countries.

Huawei's 2012 net profits rise

Chinese telecom equipment maker Huawei pocketed 15.4 billion yuan (USD 2.44 billion) in net profits in 2012, up 33 percent year-on-year.

High-level meeting to decide on probing Chinese telecom cos

A high-level meeting will be convened soon to decide on probing the India operations of Chinese Telecom companies -- 'Huawei' and 'ZTE' -- against the backdrop of the US calling the two firms a threat to American national security.

Alarm over imprint of Chinese telecom firms in Nepal

Security agencies have raised an alarm over increased imprint of Chinese telecom firms in neighbouring Nepal's communication set up and asked for immediate intervention of the External Affairs Ministry for providing a suitable alternative to the Himalayan nation.

Chinese telecom companies strike big deals with US firms

So far the US high tech markets were kept aloof from Chinese companies due to security as well as IPR concerns.

BSNL line tender sees interest from Alcatel Lucent, ZTE, Huawei

Two leading Chinese telecom equipment-makers Huawei and ZTE are among several companies that have submitted bids against the 14.37 million GSM line tender floated by state-run BSNL for expansion of mobile services.

ZTE Corp forays into India's Smart Grid solution market

Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corporation Thursday announced its foray into the Smart Grid solutions to address the needs of the power sector in India.

China's mobile subscriber base surges to 929.84 mn users

China's mobile phone subscriber base surged to 929.84 million users in the first seven months of 2011, fetching USD 87.6 billion in revenues for service providers in the country, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) said Monday.