Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson prepares to change a wheel on a Formula One car during his visit to Red Bull Racing in Milton Keynes, Britain, on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters

Britain could restrict Huawei from 5G networks, Boris Johnson hints

  • Security is vital, prime minister says, citing ability to cooperate with Five Eyes intelligence-sharing partners
  • New Zealand, Australia and US have effectively banned the Chinese telecoms firm, while Canada and Britain have not followed suit so far
Topic |   Huawei

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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson prepares to change a wheel on a Formula One car during his visit to Red Bull Racing in Milton Keynes, Britain, on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
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A man uses his smartphone as he stands near a Huawei logo at the PT Expo in Beijing in October. Photo: AP

US to tap US$60 billion war chest in boon for Huawei and ZTE rivals

  • The new International Development Finance Corporation will use funds to help developing countries and businesses buy equipment from other companies
  • DFC chief executive Adam Boehler says US is ‘very focused’ on ensuring there are viable alternatives to Chinese telecoms firms
Topic |   Huawei

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A man uses his smartphone as he stands near a Huawei logo at the PT Expo in Beijing in October. Photo: AP
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