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U.S. Agrees To Lift ZTE’s Crippling Ban

05/22/2018, The U.S. Department of Commerce announced a ban on China’s ZTE a couple of weeks ago that effectively crippled the company. Among other products, ZTE makes Android-powered smartphones and primarily sources chips from Qualcomm. The company was banned...

President Trump’s Plan To Help ZTE Rejected By U.S. Lawmakers

05/16/2018, It has been a rough few weeks for Chinese smartphone company ZTE. The United States Department of Commerce recently banned ZTE from sourcing components from U.S-based companies for seven years. What that means for this Android smartphone manufacturer is...

President Trump Working To Get ZTE Back Into Business

05/13/2018, ZTE, a smartphone manufacturer based in China, was effectively put out of business after the United States Department of Commerce banned it from sourcing components from U.S.-based companies for seven years. Not only did that mean that ZTE couldn’t...


ZTE Ceases Main Business Operations After U.S. Ban

05/09/2018, Chinese smartphone manufacturer ZTE was recently banned from sourcing components from U.S. companies by the United States Department of Commerce after it found that the company hadn’t fully complied with the terms of a settlement in a sanctions...

China Approaches U.S. To Relax ZTE Ban

05/06/2018, The United States Department of Commerce recently banned China-based smartphone manufacturer ZTE from sourcing components from U.S.-based suppliers. This means that the company can no longer buy processors from Qualcomm and might even end up losing its...

Huawei And ZTE Phone Sales Banned On U.S. Military Bases

05/02/2018, Chinese company ZTE was recently banned from sourcing components from U.S.-based suppliers for seven years. The ban stemmed from a sanctions violation case that the company had previously settled. A similar investigation is now being conducted into Huawei...

Taiwanese Government Making It Harder For ZTE To Obtain Components

04/29/2018, Recently it was reported that ZTE has run into some problems in the US where due to an export ban, they will no longer be able to source from US companies like Qualcomm for their smartphone components. Unfortunately it seems that those problems have...

ZTE Releases Official Statement On US Export Ban

04/24/2018, It seems like Chinese companies like Huawei and ZTE can’t seem to catch a break in the US market. Both companies have in the past been accused of spying for the Chinese government, but in recent times ZTE has been hit with a US export ban which prevents...

U.S. Ban On ZTE Pushes China To Ramp Up Chip Development

04/22/2018, The United States Department of Commerce recently banned China-based ZTE from sourcing components from companies based in the United States for seven years due to its violation of the terms of a sanctions case. This presents a big challenge to ZTE which...

ZTE Calls US Government Ban ‘Unfair’, Plans To Fight It

04/20/2018, As you might have heard, Chinese company ZTE has recently found themselves in a bit of hot water with the US government where they were accused of circumventing US sanctions on Iran in 2016, and where they allegedly sold technology from the US to Iran via...

ZTE’s Nubia Red Magic Gaming Smartphone Unveiled

04/19/2018, We’re sure that when Razer launched the Razer Phone last year that was aimed at gamers, some probably questioned if there was a need for a “gaming” smartphone? While the jury is still out on that, it has not stopped others from following suit, such...

ZTE Launching A Gaming Smartphone Of Its Own

04/18/2018, It appears that more and more manufacturers are getting into gaming smartphones as yet another Chinese smartphone maker is going to launch its gaming smartphone in the near future. Previous reports had already revealed that ZTE would introduce the Red...

ZTE Could Lose Its Android License As Well

04/18/2018, ZTE’s smartphone plans have been jeopardized in a major way by the latest ban placed by the United States Department of Commerce. The department has banned companies based in the United States from selling components to ZTE as a result of the...

ZTE Will Not Be Able To Buy Qualcomm Processors Anymore

04/16/2018, ZTE is one of the many companies that source mobile processors from Qualcomm and it has done so for quite some time now. However, a new ban has been put in place by the United States Department of Commerce which will make it impossible for ZTE to source...