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EU to warn China it may levy duties against Huawei

Reuters/ AFR | May 15, 2013
The European Commission is considering sending a formal warning to China that it is ready to levy sanctions against Huawei and ZTE over illegal subsidies, people close to the matter said.

Officials say they now have proof of Chinese subsidies.

"This is a political decision tomorrow," said another person briefed on the Commission's thinking. "It's basically saying, we have all the evidence we need, we don't need to launch an investigation," the person said.

The Huawei spokeswoman noted that the company had offered several times to meet the European Commission but was rebuffed.

"We are open to talking with stakeholders. Because there are allegations, there are misunderstandings and misperceptions, that's why we are always keen to discuss with all the stakeholders," Tina Tsai said.


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