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Bouygues Telecom, SFR make case for compensation if forced to replace Huawei equipment

Monday 15 June 2020 | 11:55 CET | News
French operator Bouygues Telecom said that it would call for the government to put a compensation scheme in place, in a scenario where the company faced a de facto ban on Huawei's equipment. In a recent senate hearing, board president Olivier Roussat explained that in the US market the ongoing debate around risky telecom suppliers had already acknowledged the need to award funds for the replacement of equipment in mobile networks. He argued that the same rationale for damage compensation would apply in France, where operators are still waiting to understand the consequences of the tightened

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Altice France / Bouygues Telecom / Huawei / SFR
Countries: France
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