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2018-12-08 17:03 GMT+8

A Canadian court on Tuesday granted bail to Huawei chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou, who is being held on an extradition warrant issued by the U.S. for allegedly breaking its sanctions on Iran.

2018-12-12 07:10 GMT+8

China's stance on this issue is clear, said Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Lu Kang at a regular press conference on Monday, referring to the unreasonable arrest of Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer (CFO) for tech giant Huawei.

2018-12-10 20:08 GMT+8

China's Vice Foreign Minister Le Yucheng urgently summoned the U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad on Sunday to make an official protest against the detention of Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. by the Canadian authorities at the request of the U.S. authorities, China's foreign ministry said in a statement. 

2018-12-09 22:20 GMT+8

‍The extradition of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou to the U.S. has “larger implications”, said Edward Lehman from the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. “This does not seem to be an evenhanded situation, at least from a legal perspective.”

2018-12-11 23:11 GMT+8

Huawei chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou's bail hearing has been deferred till Tuesday after a Canadian court could not reach a decision during the second-day hearing on Monday. 

2018-12-11 08:20 GMT+8

Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov blasted the U.S.' request for Canada to arrest Huawei's chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou, saying it is another example of Washington's revolting policy of stretching its own law to other countries, Russia Today reported. 

2018-12-10 16:26 GMT+8

Editor's Note: Jeffrey D. Sachs, Professor of Sustainable Development and Professor of Health Policy and Management at Columbia University, is Director of Columbia's Center for Sustainable Development and the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network. The article first appeared on Project Syndicate on December 11, 2018. It reflects the author's opinions and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2018-12-11 18:44 GMT+8

Editor's note: Kong Qingjiang is the dean of the School of International Law at the China University of Political Science and Law. The article reflects the author's opinions, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2018-12-11 13:30 GMT+8

Editor's note: Ken Moak, who taught economic theory, public policy and globalization at university level for 33 years, co-authored a book titled China's Economic Rise and Its Global Impact in 2015. The article reflects the author's opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2018-12-10 10:46 GMT+8

Editor's note: The article is an editorial published in  Global Times on December 9, 2018. 

2018-12-09 10:25 GMT+8

Editor's note: The following is an edited translation of a commentary that first appeared on the Chinese-language website Commentaries on International Affairs on December 9, 2018. The translated version was first published on the website China Plus.

2018-12-09 20:27 GMT+8

Global stock markets fell sharply on Thursday, as concerns grew over the arrest of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou and OPEC's failure to announce details of an oil production cut.

2018-12-07 11:02 GMT+8

Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Chinese tech giant Huawei, was detained in Canada on the first day of December and faces extradition to the United States on charges of violating the sanctions levied on Iran.

2018-12-16 16:28 GMT+8

Canada and the U.S. assured a fair and apolitical judicial process for Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou after the foreign ministers and defense chiefs of the two countries met in the U.S. capital late on Friday amid Beijing's sustained protest against the Chinese telecom executive's wrongful arrest by Canadian authorities.

2018-12-15 15:42 GMT+8

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou faces extradition to the United States. What will happen next? What are the likely scenarios for the case?

2018-12-13 11:19 GMT+8

Editor's note: Ken Moak taught economic theory, public policy and globalization at the university level for 33 years. He co-authored a book titled China's Economic Rise and Its Global Impact in 2015. The article reflects the author's opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2018-12-13 11:43 GMT+8

Editor's Note: The article is based on an interview with Jin Canrong, associate dean of the School of International Studies at Renmin University of China. The article reflects the expert's opinions and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2018-12-12 15:56 GMT+8

Editor's note: The article is translated from an editorial piece originally published on the official WeChat account of Bullpiano.

2018-12-12 18:24 GMT+8

Editor's note: Kong Qingjiang is the dean of the School of International Law at the China University of Political Science and Law. The article reflects the author's opinions, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2018-12-08 22:04 GMT+8

China's Vice Foreign Minister Le Yucheng has summoned the Canadian Ambassador to China John McCallum to lodge solemn representations and strongly protest the unreasonable arrest of Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer for tech giant Huawei, the foreign ministry said in a statement on Saturday.

2018-12-08 21:59 GMT+8

Editor's note: Tom Fowdy is a UK-based political analyst. The article reflects the author's views, and not necessarily those of CGTN.

2018-12-08 12:27 GMT+8

Editor's note: Dr. Yuan Sha is an assistant research fellow at the Department for American Studies of the China Institute of International Studies. The article reflects the author's opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2018-12-08 09:56 GMT+8

Editor's Note: Zhang Linzhu is a finance lawyer with JunZeJun Law Offices. The article reflects the author's views, and not necessarily those of CGTN.

2018-12-07 09:14 GMT+8

Editor's note: Tom Fowdy is a UK-based political analyst. The article reflects the author's views, and not necessarily those of CGTN.

2018-12-06 22:53 GMT+8

Neither the U.S. nor Canada has provided any explanation for Meng Wanzhou's detention, said Geng Shuang, the spokesperson of the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on Thursday in a regular press briefing. 

2018-12-06 16:40 GMT+8