Republican Marco Rubio and Democrat Ed Markey want to stop the purchase of tech supplied by firms deemed a national security risk.
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) also wants to revoke access for three carriers ‘controlled by communist China’.
Billionaire Ren Zhengfei warned that sanctions will cause ‘millions’ of job losses without saying where all these people currently work.
Telcos that can legally purchase equipment from Huawei will still need to consider the strategic risks of using a supplier banned on security and privacy grounds by a growing number of countries.
The Huawei Cyber Security Evaluation Centre (HCSEC) continues to identify serious and specific issues with Huawei products.
A recent war of words in the Brazilian press highlights the global scale of the US government’s fight against Huawei.
The Network Equipment Security Assurance Scheme (NESAS) is meant to provide a “security assurance framework” for vendors.
US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo is driving a wedge through the telecoms and tech industries, forcing everyone to pick sides.
Max Schrems won another case about EU-US arrangements for personal data but nobody expects EU authorities to take action.
Francis Afful of MTN Ghana and Guy Howie of Biaas were the guests for a show that was entertaining, varied and informative.