A FILE PHOTO of A Huawei logo is pictured at the Shenzhen International Airport in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, China, on July 22, 2019. REUTERS/Aly Song
(Reuters) – Huawei’s founder Ren Zhengfei intends to build a new factory and the capacity of Europe to create a 5G device in the hope of appeasing the fears that arise from the US to allegations that the equipment could be used by China to spy, and the Globe and Mail reported here on Tuesday.
Huawei also has plans to create a shift in the research into Canada from the United States of america, and the Globe and Mail reported, citing an interview with the Ren.
Huawei’s centre for research and development will be moved out of the United States of america. And that is going to be moving to Canada,” he was quoted as saying in the report.
Huawei was not immediately available for comment on the Run-interview, denied the allegations from Washington.
Reporting by Ismail Shakil in Bengaluru; Editing by Muralikumar Anantharaman