Rural carriers in the US that use Huawei Technologies equipment were instructed on Monday how to apply for federal financing to remove and replace that equipment. Photo: AP
Rural carriers in the US that use Huawei Technologies equipment were instructed on Monday how to apply for federal financing to remove and replace that equipment. Photo: AP
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US instructs rural carriers how to apply for funding to remove Huawei and ZTE telecoms equipment

  • Started under Trump administration, a US$1.9 billion ‘rip and replace’ programme continues under Joe Biden
  • FCC says telecoms carriers that service up to 10 million customers can apply for financing to remove equipment US claims is a national security threat

Topic |   Huawei
Rural carriers in the US that use Huawei Technologies equipment were instructed on Monday how to apply for federal financing to remove and replace that equipment. Photo: AP
Rural carriers in the US that use Huawei Technologies equipment were instructed on Monday how to apply for federal financing to remove and replace that equipment. Photo: AP
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