Chip-Designer ARM Breaks Silence on Huawei Ties

Caixin Global | Jun 19, 2019 at 7:48 PM
  • The president of chip-designer ARM Holdings PLC has struck a cautious tone regarding its future relationship with Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., after the BBC reported it would sever business ties with the Chinese telecom giant following an export ban by the U.S. government.
  • ARM’s designs are the basis of the central processing units in 90% of the world’s mobile handsets, and Huawei is no exception.
  • ARM set up a China subsidiary in Shanghai in 2002.