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Huawei US ban set for 90-day reprieve

Huawei could be given another 90-day window to buy components from US suppliers in order to serve existing smartphone and telco customers. Earlier this year, the US Department of Commerce effectively blacklisted the Chinese mobile giant on…

MPs call for ban on hands-free phone use

MPs have called for hands-free mobile use to be banned in England and Wales, arguing that it distracts drivers and causes accidents. The use of a handheld mobile phone while in control of a vehicle was outlawed in 2003 and applies even when…

UK may reconsider Huawei ban

Britain will rethink the future role of Huawei in its telecoms infrastructure, a leading US politician has said. US national security adviser John Bolton, who is visiting the UK in a trade capacity, has said British officials had told him…

Huawei ban: the global fallout explained

Update: The pressure looks like it’s eased off a bit for the time being, with the US government having relaxed sanctions on Huawei, and the UK greenlighting its involvement in the country’s 5G infrastructure at a parliamentary level. Huawei…

US Government starts to relax Huawei ban

The US government has started to ease its ban on domestic companies doing business with Huawei, stating that some firms will be licensed to supply the Chinese giant. Huawei has been frozen out of the US device and telecoms equipment markets…