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Huawei is Now the Must-See Stop in China for Visiting Global South Leaders

Honduran President Xiomara Castro waves during her visit to Huawei Research Center in Shanghai on June 10, 2023. CNS / AFP

Honduran President Xiomara Castro is the third leader from a developing country in just the past two months to include a stop at a Huawei research facility during their state visit to China.

Castro visited the telecom giant’s Shanghai research center on Saturday, where she received the red carpet treatment (literally) and a briefing about some of the company’s latest innovations.

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