Posts Tagged ‘Europe’

Chinese Consortium Invests CNY20.6 Billion Into UK Data Centers

British data center company Global Switch, which is owned by the Reuben Brothers, has sold 49% of its shares to …


Alibaba Reaches “Happy” Strategic Deal With Denmark

On the heels of Alibaba Chairman Jack Ma’s overtures to American President Trump and to the Australian government with a …


Alipay’s Travel Tax Refund Service Arrives In Ten European Countries

Chinese Internet payment platform Alipay will launch a travel value-added tax refund service in ten countries in Europe to allow …


Understanding UK and China Taxes: An Important Event For Cross-Border Business

Beijing, China, October 3, 2016 /ChinaNewswire.com/ – LehmanBrown, the China-focused accounting, taxation and business advisory firm, is holding its next tax event in association with the British Chamber of Commerce in China on October 17, 2016. This free event headlines two top speakers ready to engage and introduce the audience to important information for UK… Read More


China’s Data Center Footprint Expands To Europe And Middle East

engineer and serverWhile it is still impossible for foreign data centers to setup wholly-owned operations in China, one of China’s Internet darlings …


Shunned By Other Countries, Chinese Tech Firm Makes British Investment

Huawei Technologies recently made an investment in XMOS, a British fabless semiconductor company and leader in intelligent multicore microcontrollers. This marks the Chinese telecom device maker’s first equity investment in a British technology company. Apart from Huawei, Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH of Germany and Xilinx Inc. from the U.S. also participated in the strategic […]


Tencent Cloud Opens Outside Mainland China While Foreign Tech Still Blocked Inside Country

Tencent Cloud will officially launch its Hong Kong data center by the end of this week, marking the start of the Chinese Internet giant’s globalization strategy in the cloud computing sector. Tencent Cloud’s Hong Kong data center will reportedly focus on the Asia Pacific, Europe and American regions, providing comprehensive cloud computing services to those […]


China’s Huawei Plans To Invest EUR100 Million In Romania Over Next Five Years

With security and spying concerns breathing down its neck in other parts of the world, Chinese telecom device maker Huawei plans to invest EUR100 million in Romania over the next five years. Huawei has been operating businesses in Romania for over ten years and it currently has about 800 employees in this country. Its facilities […]


ZTE Responds To Huawei’s European Patent Lawsuit

China-based ZTE Corporation has responded to a lawsuit and accusations in Europe from rival Chinese technology firm Huawei over patent infringement. Huawei had previously filed a court petition to the Mannheim court in Germany against ZTE Deutschland GmbH with respect to LTE and terminal patents. On March 15, a Mannheim court in Germany declared plans […]


Huawei To Build R&D Center In Finland

Chinese telecom equipment maker Huawei announced plans to double the number of its employees in Europe in the next few years, and the company will build a new smartphone research and development center in Finland. Two months ago, the company was accused of spying in the U.S. In addition, the company’s bid for a USD38 […]