The Federal Communications Commission, headed by Chairman Ajit Pai, aims to strip Chinese equipment from American rural wireless networks. Photo: AP The Federal Communications Commission, headed by Chairman Ajit Pai, aims to strip Chinese equipment from American rural wireless networks. Photo: AP
The Federal Communications Commission, headed by Chairman Ajit Pai, aims to strip Chinese equipment from American rural wireless networks. Photo: AP

US telecoms watchdog now accepting public’s comments on Huawei and ZTE security-risk bans

  • Public has until February 3 to comment on FCC’s move to ban US rural wireless providers from tapping US$8.5 billion fund to buy from Chinese suppliers
  • US digging in heels to keep China’s telecoms out of the race for global 5G tech dominance

Topic |   US-China tech war
The Federal Communications Commission, headed by Chairman Ajit Pai, aims to strip Chinese equipment from American rural wireless networks. Photo: AP The Federal Communications Commission, headed by Chairman Ajit Pai, aims to strip Chinese equipment from American rural wireless networks. Photo: AP
The Federal Communications Commission, headed by Chairman Ajit Pai, aims to strip Chinese equipment from American rural wireless networks. Photo: AP
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