Huawei, ZTE slow 5G buildout as US tech ban takes hold

By Wei Sheng

Chinese telecommunications equipment makers Huawei and ZTE have slowed their 5G base station installation in the country amid increasing uncertainty in its key component supply chain, Nikkei Asian Review reported Wednesday.

Why it matters: The …

US expands Huawei ban to third-country chip vendors

By Wei Sheng

The US Commerce Department issued Monday new rules expanding restrictions on Huawei, in a move that will further narrow the Chinese telecommunications equipment maker’s access to crucial chips.

Why it matters: The move could further close what …