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Hong Kong: AI firm Megvii reportedly faces additional queries from HKEx on IPO application after blacklisted by US over alleged involvement in human rights violations
Author: Bloomberg (US)
“Chinese AI Giant Megvii Faces HKEX Queries on IPO Application”, 22 November 2019...
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- Related in-depth areas: Technology and Human Rights Technology and Human Rights: Artificial Intelligence
- Related companies: Alibaba.com China Mobile Citigroup Goldman Sachs JPMorgan Chase Lenovo Megvii
Author: Le Quotidien du Peuple
« Les Chinoises combattent la discrimination sur les lieux de travail principalement masculins », 3 novembre 2018...
- Related companies: China Mobile
China: Tech companies showcase how new advances can identify and track citizens at World Internet Conference
Author: Paul Mozur, New York Times (USA)
"Inside China’s Big Tech Conference, New Ways to Track Citizens", 18 Dec 2017...
The 10 largest information and communications technology (ICT) companies in the world by the FT500 are now in the UN Guiding Principles Reporting Database. The companies include Apple, AT&T, China Mobile, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Oracle,...
[PDF] Sustainable Business & Investment in the global context: Rights, Risks and Responsibilities [China]
Author: Global Business Initiative on Human Rights
This report has been written to document key speeches, discussions, insights and outcomes from a...business-to-business event series entitled ‘Sustainable Business and Investment in the Global Context: Rights, Risks and Responsibilities’, held in...
Author: Peter Micek, Access
Myanmar has chosen the two winners of its new telecoms licenses. Telenor Mobile Communications of Norway and Ooredoo of Qatar won the highly competitive process, getting 15-year licenses for mobile phone operations and spectrum…Access has written...
Author: Christopher Williams, Telegraph [UK]
The operator formed a joint venture with China Mobile and was preparing to deliver its formal bid to Burmese authorities on Monday. On Friday morning, however, Vodafone said it had agreed with China Mobile to pull out, saying the opportunity does not...
Author: Mark Nordstrom, Senior Labor & Employment Counsel, General Electric
Recent GBI gatherings have taken place in Brazil, Egypt, Kenya and, most recently, China. [As] GBI leadership...[planned] its meeting in Beijing...there was substantial concern about discussing human rights with Chinese businesses and civil society...
[PDF] Sustainable Business and Investment in the Global Context: Rights, Risks and Responsibilities - An event series: 16 and 17 April 2013, Beijing, China
Author: Global Business Initiative
On Tuesday 16 April and Wednesday 17 April, an event series was held in Beijing…entitled “Sustainable Business and Investment in the Global Context: Rights, Risks and Responsibilities”. This meeting…[brought] together participants for a practical...