Huawei Canada

Canada’s Slow Huawei 5G Decision Not Related to Detained Michaels, Says Minister

Canada's Public Safety Minister said during a recent interview the government's decision to ban Huawei from 5G networks was delayed due to the political and technological implications of the move--and not because of China's previous detainment of Canadian journalists Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig (via CTV News). Spavor and Kovrig were detained by Chinese authorities...

Canadian Telcos Spent $700M on Huawei Gear Amid Ban Uncertainty, Now Want Compensation: Report

According to Global News, Canadian telecom companies are seeking "compensation" from the federal government for over $700 million in network equipment that was purchased from Chinese tech giant Huawei, while the Liberal government teeter-tottered on banning the company from participating in Canada's 5G wireless networks on national security grounds. Huawei has long been one of the...