London (CNN Business)A Huawei executive arrested in Poland on charges of spying for China has been fired by the Chinese tech company.
Poland’s counterintelligence service confirmed on Friday that a Chinese citizen suspected of spying had been arrested. Polish state media identified the suspect as Huawei’s sales director in the country.
China’s embassy in Poland named him as Weijing Wang. In a statement Saturday, Huawei said it had fired Wang for bringing the company into “disrepute.”