A government supporter raises a poster with images of Venezuela´s late president Hugo Chavez (left) and President Nicolas Maduro during a rally at Bolivar square in Caracas, Venezuela, on April 12, 2019. Photo: AFP

Mike Pompeo accuses China of prolonging Venezuela crisis with ‘hypocritical’ aid to Nicolas Maduro

  • US secretary of state met Chile’s President Sebastian Pinera to discuss US-China trade war and other issues
  • Without mentioning Huawei, Pompeo warned of systems that could ‘take information from citizens of Chile’ and transfer it to Beijing
Topic |   US-China trade war

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A government supporter raises a poster with images of Venezuela´s late president Hugo Chavez (left) and President Nicolas Maduro during a rally at Bolivar square in Caracas, Venezuela, on April 12, 2019. Photo: AFP
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Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai (left) and US President Donald Trump during a 5G network announcement at the White House on Friday. Photo: AFP

‘The race to 5G is a race America must win’, Donald Trump says as US announces plans to accelerate high-speed wireless development

  • Washington to auction largest ever radio spectrum to support 5G telecommunications
  • Federal Communications Commission will devote US$20.4 billion to improve broadband internet in rural America
Topic |   5G

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Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai (left) and US President Donald Trump during a 5G network announcement at the White House on Friday. Photo: AFP
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