Michael Laha is a consultant at Sinolytics, a European research-based consultancy focused on China. Previously, he was an Alexander von Humboldt Foundation German Chancellor Fellow based at the Mercator Institute for China Studies (MERICS). He also worked at the Asia Society Center on US-China Relations where he most recently was a Senior Program Officer. He holds an M.A. from Columbia University and a B.S. from Tufts University.
News broke this September that Huawei released a new 5G-capable phone produced with domestic chip technology reportedly in contravention of US export controls. While experts disagree to what extent this
Introduction In 2016, President Xi Jinping visited Nanchang University in Jiangxi Province to learn more about the work of the National Silicon-based LED Engineering Technology Research Center (Jiangxi News, September