Cameroon has opened a command centre to monitor Huawei-powered surveillance cameras it installed in Yaounde for the purpose of securing the country. The African country has installed 2,000 surveillance cameras in the country with 7,000 more to be installed in the near future.
The U.S. moved to impose additional duties on steel coming from Asia, expanding a crackdown on what the Trump administration views as unfair trading practices by other countries. The U.S. is also hitting back at Huawei's Constitutional Challenge to Sales Ban.
Benjamin Harburg, managing partner at MSA Capital, discusses Huawei’s efforts to fight President Trump’s ban on the company, where he sees the negotiations heading and how other companies may be impacted by the tit-for-tat tensions.
Huawei made its way onto the global stage by becoming the world's largest provider of networking gear, the number two smartphone maker and one of the biggest proponents of 5G technology. But as the Chinese telecom giant ramped up its plans for global domination, the pushback intensified. Connected and contested, Huawei says it simply wants to guide the world into the next technological revolution.