‘Economist’ Staffers Flock to Huawei

China's tech giant maintained lucrative relationship with popular British magazine

Huawei hired several alums of the Economist Group after the Chinese tech giant paid the influential magazine to help push its agenda to British and American policymakers.

‘Economist’ Failed to Disclose Lucrative Beijing Ties

UK mag cashed Huawei checks as it covered telecom giant

The Economist provided sympathetic coverage of a Chinese tech giant widely considered a national security risk without disclosing the publication’s lucrative business relationship with the firm that spanned nearly a decade.