A display in the booth of Qualcomm at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona last month. Qualcomm’s most lucrative market is China, where the company receives patent licensing fees from various smartphone suppliers. Photo: Reuters

Balancing act: Chip giant Qualcomm caught between Washington and Beijing

Qualcomm, which owns more 5G patents than any other company in the world, is a key supplier to the US government as well as to China’s vast telecommunications industry

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A display in the booth of Qualcomm at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona last month. Qualcomm’s most lucrative market is China, where the company receives patent licensing fees from various smartphone suppliers. Photo: Reuters
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