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Germany to consult US over Huawei security fears: Merkel

Germany to consult US over Huawei security fears: Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Tuesday Berlin would consult Washington over using technology made by China's Huawei in future mobile phone networks ...

Huawei chairman shrugs off threat of a ban in US

Huawei chairman shrugs off threat of a ban in US

Huawei's chairman on Sunday shrugged of the risk that President Donald Trump could issue an executive order banning the Chinese telecom giant, saying the company could succeed without the US market.

Broadcom offers $103 bn for Qualcomm, sets up takeover battle

Broadcom offers $103 bn for Qualcomm, sets up takeover battle

Chip maker Broadcom Ltd on Monday announced an unsolicited bid to buy peer Qualcomm Inc for $103 billion as it looks to boost its presence in the wireless market ...

In India, a new banking system to reach the masses

In India, a new banking system to reach the masses

At a furniture store outside India's capital, a salesman scans the manager's ID and takes her fingerprint on a biometric device attached to his cellphone.

Over 600 attend wireless communications event

Over 600 attend wireless communications event

More than 600 people from around the world attended the annual IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC16), held in Doha recently under the patronage of Minister of Transport and Communications HE Jassim Seif Ahmed al-Sulaiti.

Sri Lanka takes stake in Google balloon Internet venture

Sri Lanka takes stake in Google balloon Internet venture

Sri Lanka's government announced Monday it would take a 25 percent stake in a joint venture with Google designed to deliver a high-speed Internet service powered by balloons and that tests would begin this month.