The EU is assessing proposals that would amount to a de facto ban on Huawei for next-generation mobile networks. Photo: Reuters

We need to talk about Huawei: Europe debates ban on Chinese tech giant over fears of back doors in 5G networks

  • Countries weigh risk of Beijing building back doors into European 5G networks but telecom firms urge restraint
Topic |   Huawei

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The EU is assessing proposals that would amount to a de facto ban on Huawei for next-generation mobile networks. Photo: Reuters
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Illustration: Brian Wang

Why 5G, a battleground for US and China, is also a fight for military supremacy

  • Next-generation networks will be vital to future military operations, raising the stakes between those developing the technology
  • It may be easier to hack 5G, but strategic motivations are also behind concerns of the United States, experts say
Topic |   5G

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