Ajit Pai was named US Federal Communications Commission chairman in January 2017 by former President Donald Trump and stepped down on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters Ajit Pai was named US Federal Communications Commission chairman in January 2017 by former President Donald Trump and stepped down on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
Ajit Pai was named US Federal Communications Commission chairman in January 2017 by former President Donald Trump and stepped down on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters

Departing US FCC chair says Chinese telecoms threats are top national security issue

  • Ajit Pai, outgoing US FCC chairman, says there is a ‘wide array’ of activity from China that is of concern, including surveillance, espionage and malware
  • During Pai’s tenure, which ended on Wednesday, the FCC cracked down on Chinese network manufacturers like Huawei and ZTE

Topic |   US-China tech war
Ajit Pai was named US Federal Communications Commission chairman in January 2017 by former President Donald Trump and stepped down on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters Ajit Pai was named US Federal Communications Commission chairman in January 2017 by former President Donald Trump and stepped down on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
Ajit Pai was named US Federal Communications Commission chairman in January 2017 by former President Donald Trump and stepped down on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
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