Tech cold war: stuck between a Chinese rock and US hard place


In what came as a shock to absolutely no-one, the UK has just confirmed its intention to ban and remove Huawei Technologies from the country’s 5G network. Not only will telecom companies not be allowed to procure Huawei tech for their network infrastructure rollout (from the end of 2020), but previously deployed Huawei components will have to be stripped out by 2027...

This article is reserved for DispatchLIVE subscribers.

A subscription gives you full digital access to all our content.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Already registered on HeraldLIVE, BusinessLIVE, TimesLIVE or SowetanLIVE? Sign in with the same details.

Questions or problems? Email or call 0860 52 52 00.

Would you like to comment on this article or view other readers' comments? Register (it’s quick and free) or sign in now.

Speech Bubbles

Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.