Huawei smartphones last week at the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Photo: AFPHuawei smartphones last week at the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Photo: AFP
Huawei smartphones last week at the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Photo: AFP

Huawei’s latest US headache: Senate bill would spend US$1 billion on developing a 5G competitor

  • ‘We cannot allow Chinese state-directed telecommunications companies to surpass American competitors,’ says sponsor Senator Marco Rubio
  • The bill is introduced a day after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo tells Silicon Valley group China ‘presents unique challenges, especially to your industry’

Topic |   US-China tech war
Huawei smartphones last week at the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Photo: AFPHuawei smartphones last week at the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Photo: AFP
Huawei smartphones last week at the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Photo: AFP
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