Thursday, 27 June 2019

US pushes Canada on Huawei 5G ban

By Mary Lennighan, for Total Telecom
Monday 15 October 18

Senators say use of Chinese 5G equipment north of the border could damage cooperation and intelligence-sharing

Not content with blocking Huawei from 5G network rollouts at home, the U.S. is now pushing Canada to follow suit, again citing national security concerns. Two U.S. senators have contacted Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, urging him to step in and ban the Chinese equipment giant from supplying equipment for the next generation of mobile network…

Not content with blocking Huawei from 5G network rollouts at home, the U.S. is now pushing Canada to follow suit, again citing national security concerns. Two U.S. senators have contacted Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, urging him to step in and ban the Chinese equipment giant from supplying equipment for the next generation of mobile network…

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