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Huawei’s CFO arrested: US-China tech Cold War?

Wenqian Zeng 12th December 2018   On 1st December 2018 [1], CFO Meng Wanzhou of Huawei – China’s telecommunication giant – was detained in Vancouver, Canada during a flight transfer under US’s request. US authorities have claimed that Meng has helped Huawei avoid US sanctions on Iran by informing financial institutions that a Huawei Subsidiary, …

Ahren Innovation Capital

Wenqian Zeng 16/11/18 A group of 8 Cambridge scientists including Nobel Prize laureates Sir Venki Remakrishnan and Sir Gregory Winter have partnered with an unique venture capital fund: Ahren Innovation Capital with the mission to “support transformational companies at the cutting edge of deep science and deep tech” (Ahren innovation capital, 2018). Founder and CEO …

BREXIT Chaos and potential tightness of tech startups:

Cong Minh Nguyen 16/11/2018   On Thursday, Theresa May made the solemn promise to fight for her Brexit deal despite the chaos within her party. The negotiated plan would help Britain maintain economic ties with the EU; meaning continued backlash from Brexiteers. Despite significant political loses from the resignation of Esther McVey and Dominic Raab, …