New US ban on Huawei blocks access to non-US chipmakers

New US ban on Huawei blocks access to non-US chipmakers

TAIPEI — The U.S. government on Friday further tightened export controls on Huawei Technologies’ access to American equipment and software, a move designed to restrict access by China’s biggest tech company to vital semiconductor supplies. Any...
New US ban on Huawei blocks access to non-US chipmakers

New US ban on Huawei cuts off access to global chipmakers

TAIPEI — The U.S. government on Friday further tightened export controls on Huawei Technologies’ access to American equipment and software, a move designed to restrict access by China’s biggest tech company to vital semiconductor supplies. Any...
New US ban on Huawei blocks access to non-US chipmakers

New US ban on Huawei cuts off wider access to chipmakers

TAIPEI — The U.S. government on Friday further tightened export controls on Huawei Technologies’ access to American equipment and software, a move designed to restrict access by China’s biggest tech company to vital semiconductor supplies. Any...
Stop logging hours: Japan finds flexibility in age of telework

Stop logging hours: Japan finds flexibility in age of telework

TOKYO/OSAKA — Japan’s IT companies are notorious for working long hours. Fujitsu headquarters in Tokyo was famously known as the “castle that never sleeps” during the heyday of Japan’s bubble economy two decades ago. Working overtime was...
Pandemic grounds launch of Japan’s IHI jet engine repair shop

Pandemic grounds launch of Japan’s IHI jet engine repair shop

TOKYO — IHI, Japan’s top maker of aircraft engine parts, will push back the opening of a new production and servicing center as the coronavirus pandemic sends shock waves through the aviation industry. The launch of the facility in Saitama Prefecture near...