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ZTE Reaches Deal With U.S. To Lift Ban

07/12/2018, An export ban was imposed on China-based ZTE several weeks ago by the Department of Commerce in response to the violation of an earlier settlement in a sanctions violation matter. U.S. companies were no longer allowed to sell products to ZTE which meant...

White House Warns ZTE Against Making One More Misstep

06/10/2018, The past couple of months have no doubt be a very trying time for Chinese company ZTE, where they were hit with a ban from sourcing components from US companies. This almost resulted in the company being forced to shut down as it crippled its operations...

U.S. Lifts ZTE Ban For $1 Billion

06/07/2018, The United States Department of Commerce banned ZTE from sourcing components from companies based in the country as punishment for not sticking to the terms of an earlier sanctions violation settlement. This meant that the smartphone manufacturer...


ZTE May Pay $1.7 Billion In Penalties To The U.S.

06/03/2018, Chinese telecommunications company ZTE was recently banned by the U.S. Department of Commerce from sourcing components from companies based in the United States as punishment for going against the terms of a sanctions violation settlement a couple of...

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...