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ZTE hails 'historic' 2015 operating cash flow, but final quarter hints at weakness

ZTE announced that operating cash flow hit historic highs in 2015, as operating revenue grew 23 per cent year-on-year on the back of strong sales of 4G products, smart city and emerging ICT technologies.

ZTE reports lower 2015 profit due to U.S. export sanctions

ZTE ratcheted down its 2015 net profit Wednesday due to the sanctions the U.S. imposed for allegedly violating governmental export controls on Iran. The Chinese telecom gear manufacturer reported $493.3 million in net profit for the year, down from the $586 million it posted in a preliminary report in January.

Report: U.S. to 'temporarily' lift ZTE export restrictions

The U.S. expects to temporarily lift export restrictions against ZTE, The Wall Street Journal reported.

Airtel Zambia picks Ericsson for network upgrade

Airtel Zambia selected Ericsson to overhaul its 2G and 3G networks, as the country's three mobile operators remain under pressure to improve the quality of their services and reduce costs.

ZTE reportedly in 'constructive' discussions over U.S. export restrictions

ZTE is in "constructive" discussions with U.S. regulators to lift export restrictions imposed last week, according to a Reuters report.

ZTE partners with Telefónica Deutschland for Düsseldorf e-health pilot

ZTE teamed with Telefónica Deutschland and the City of Düsseldorf's health department to pilot an e-health programme for the elderly, as part of a broader smart home project.

Report: U.S. to slap ZTE with restrictions in move that could affect Qualcomm, Broadcom and others

The U.S. Commerce Department will place export restrictions on ZTE this week, according to a Reuters report, for allegedly violating U.S. export controls on Iran. The restrictions, which will take effect tomorrow, will require the Chinese manufacturer's suppliers to apply for an export license before shipping any U.S.-made equipment or parts to ZTE.

ZTE share trading suspended amid reports of U.S. ban on component supply

Trading of ZTE shares on Hong Kong and Chinese stock exchanges was halted on Monday, although it was not clear whether this was in reaction to news that the U.S. Commerce Department plans to implement restrictions on the supply of components to the China-based equipment vendor.

Telefónica partners with China's Phicomm for 4G devices

Telefónica plans to start selling smartphones made by Shanghai-based Chinese vendor Phicomm in Latin American markets in the second quarter of this year, underlining the operator's focus on offering low-cost devices to accelerate its LTE customer base.

Counterpoint Research: Lenovo, ZTE challenge Samsung and Apple's dominance of Russia's smartphone market

Samsung and Apple lost ground in Russia's smartphone market in the final quarter of 2015 as Chinese brands Lenovo and ZTE made massive gains in terms of market share, Counterpoint Research revealed.