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More Chinese telcos in the sights of US regulators

More Chinese telcos in the sights of US regulators

(ATF) US regulators have begun legal proceedings that could block three more Chinese state-owned telecom companies of the right to operate in the United States.The three firms – China Unicom America, Pacific Networks and ComNet – failed to adequately prove their American operations were not subject to "undue influence" from …

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US and India tighten the screws on Huawei

US and India tighten the screws on Huawei

(ATF) The Biden administration this week amended licenses for companies to sell to Huawei, adding new restrictions preventing companies from supplying items that can be used with 5G devices, while India is expected to put Huawei on a procurement blacklist, according to reports on Thursday March 11. The US changes …

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China on mind, India amends sourcing norms to ring-fence telecom

China on mind, India amends sourcing norms to ring-fence telecom

(ATF) In a move believed to be the first step towards keeping Chinese equipment makers out of India's future telecom rollouts, India amended telecom licensing norms on Wednesday making it mandatory for operators to procure gear only from “trusted” vendors. In the amendment to the Unified Access Services License Agreement …

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Huawei challenges US FCC ban, Biden appointee stands firm

Huawei challenges US FCC ban, Biden appointee stands firm

(ATF) Huawei has filed a legal challenge to its designation as a US national security threat by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) but the agency under BIden’s new acting head Jessica Rosenworcel said it was sticking by the decision taken under the previous administration. "Last year the FCC issued a …

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US Commerce Secretary nominee talks tough on Huawei, ZTE

US Commerce Secretary nominee talks tough on Huawei, ZTE

(ATF) President Biden’s nominee as Commerce Secretary pledged to protect US telecom networks from Chinese companies, including Huawei and ZTE, in her Senate confirmation hearing on Tuesday January 26.“We need to invest in innovation and technology in our manufacturing sector and take aggressive trade enforcement actions to combat unfair trade …

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FCC moves signal US will keep anti-China telco stance under Biden

FCC moves signal US will keep anti-China telco stance under Biden

(ATF) The US Federal Communications Commission said on Thursday December 10 it had started the process of revoking China Telecom’s authorization to operate in the United States, as it took further steps to crack down on China’s role in US telecommunications.Democrats on the FCC voted in favour of the move …

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ZTE launches power-saving 5G base-station chip

ZTE launches power-saving 5G base station chip

(ATF) Over the past two years, the rapid progress of Chinese technology companies has affected the United States, with many domestic tech companies knocked down. In April 2018, ZTE was stopped from purchasing sensitive components from American companies, which interrupted the company's chip supply chain. Due to various infractions, ZTE …

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