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UK government reverses course on Huawei's involvement in 5G networks

10 days ago   |   By TechCrunch

Conservative members of the United Kingdom's government have pushed Prime Minister Boris Johnson to draw up plans to remove telecom equipment made by the Chinese manufacturer Huawei from the nation's 5G networks by 2023, according to multiple reports.
The decision by Johnson, who wanted Huawei's market share in the nation's telecommunications infrastructure capped at 35 percent, brings the UK back into alignment with the position Australia and the United States have taken on Huawei's involvement in national communications networks, according to both The Guardian and The Telegraph .
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UK plans to end HUAWEI's involvement in its 5G infrastructure by 2023

10 days ago   |   By Pocketnow

After being dealt with multiple major blows by the Trump administration in the US, HUAWEI is now staring at another huge crisis for its bread-and-butter telecom business in the UK. As per a report from TheGuardian , Prime Minister Boris Johnson has instructed officials to move forward with plans that would effectively end HUAWEI's involvement in the country's 5G infrastructure.
The goal, reportedly, is to phase out all networking equipment supplied by HUAWEI from its 5G infrastructure by the year 2023. Johnson is said to be facing immense pressure from Conservative parliamentarians who are...
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UK reportedly aims to drop Huawei from 5G networks in 3 years

10 days ago   |   By Engadget

The UK's decision to allow Huawei gear in its 5G networks may be short-lived. Officials talking to the Financial Times say the UK government is planning to gradually phase out use of Huawei equipment in 5G networks, eliminating it ent...
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