RWR Risk Profile: China Sam Enterprise Group

On Jan­u­ary 17, 2020, RWR released a com­pre­hen­sive risk pro­file of Chi­na Sam Enter­prise Group (Sam Group), the Chi­nese com­pa­ny report­ed­ly behind the attempt to sign a 75-year lease for Tula­gi Island of the Solomon Islands.  The pur­pose of this pro­file is to delve deep­er into the back­ground and iden­ti­ty of Sam Group in order to under­stand how and why this rel­a­tive­ly unknown com­pa­ny was either select­ed, or ...

RWR Launches Huawei Risk Tracker Tool

Over the past two decades, the emer­gence of Huawei onto the inter­na­tion­al scene has been accom­pa­nied by a steady stream of report­ed risk events that have each played impor­tant parts in shap­ing the cur­rent atmos­phere of risk, threat and busi­ness con­cern over choos­ing the com­pa­ny as a part­ner. These risk events go well beyond dec­la­ra­tions by the U.S. gov­ern­ment — or oth­er gov­ern­ments — of the com­pa­ny’s alleged ...

RWR Publishes Report on the Assessment of Huawei Risk

On May 14, 2019, RWR Advisory Group released the report “Assessing Huawei Risk: How the Track Record of the CCP Should Play into the Due Diligence of Huawei’s Partners and Customers." Present risk analysis of Huawei — and other of Chinese technology companies — has tended to focus on a technical scrub of the company’s hardware, software and individual track record of abuses.