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Bouygues Telecom takes govt to court over Huawei restrictions - report

Tuesday 1 September 2020 | 14:42 CET | News
French operator Bouygues Telecom has filed an appeal against the legislation implemented a year ago on vetting the security of telecom network equipment, L'Express reports. While the legislation does not ban any specific suppliers, it is widely considered to be "anti-Huawei", the Chinese supplier on which Bouygues has relied for much of its 3G and 4G networks. Bouygues declined to comment on the report. 

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