Huawei Australia - News, Features, and Slideshows


  • Huawei sheds Australian jobs as 5G ban begins to bite

    Huawei says it has cut its Australian headcount by 100, with the Chinese telco equipment manufacturer blaming a government decision to bar it from participating in the roll out of 5G networks.

    Written by Rohan Pearce23 Aug. 19 08:48
  • 5G ban yet to hit Huawei Australia’s carrier business

    Although the Australian government has blocked the company from participating in the rollout of telcos’ 5G networks, Huawei says it has registered strong growth in its local carrier business.

    Written by Rohan Pearce01 May 19 10:50
  • Huawei Australia appoints new CTO

    Huawei Australia has appointed 5G expert Dr David Soldani as its new chief technology officer.

    Written by Byron Connolly19 March 18 16:13
  • Huawei appoints new local boss

    The Australian subsidiary of Chinese networking giant Huawei has appointed James Zhao as its new CEO, replacing Guo Fulin who has been promoted to a regional role with the company.

    Written by Byron Connolly27 Feb. 14 11:04
  • Telstra shoulder taps new CFO

    Telecommunications service provider, Telstra, has hired a new chief financial officer, Andrew Penn, to take over from the retiring John Stanhope on 1 March, 2012.

    Written by Hamish Barwick14 Dec. 11 09:36
  • Huawei Australia hires new CFO

    Former Lenovo Australia and New Zealand chief financial officer, Luke Austin, has stepped in to fill the shoes of Brain Hoppe, the chief financial officer for Huawei Australia.

    Written by Hamish Barwick13 Dec. 11 10:28
  • Huawei in Aussie telco talks for Android tablet

    Chinese telecommunications equipment maker Huawei has announced its first Android-powered tablet, the MediaPad, at a conference in Singapore, but won’t say when it’s coming to Australia or which telcos will offer the device.

    Written by Rodney Gedda21 June 11 11:30
  • Huawei opens Adelaide office

    Huawei has continued its assault on the local telecoms market, setting up shop in Adelaide.

    Written by Lisa Banks12 April 11 09:00
  • Telstra, Huawei score 150Mbps over LTE

    Telstra and Huawei have claimed some of the fastest downlink speeds to date using the long term evolution (LTE) fourth generation mobile standard, achieving nearly 150 megabits per second (Mbps) over the trial network.

    Written by Marina Freri14 Dec. 10 13:59