Huawei gets listed at #88 on Interband's Best Global Brand Ranking, 2nd time in a row


Huawei recently announced that they got an improved listing on Interbrand's 2015 Best Global Brands report. Previously, Huawei was listed on the 2014 Best Global Brands report at #94 but this year's listing of #88 is mainly due to robust growth in all business segments. For 2014, they recorded US$46.5 billion in annual revenue, a year-over-year increase of 20.6%. Net profits reached US$4.5 billion which is a year-over-year increase of 32.7%.

Overall activities included driving cloud computing, Big Data and 5G initiatives with a healthy focus on research and development. These also include their high-end smartphones such as the Huawei Mate 7, Mate S and P8 along with the Honor 7 and other Honor smartphones. In related news, Huawei and NTT DOCOMO Inc announced the world's first successful large-scale field trial of 5G networks, streaming live video activities from China to Japan.