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BT sees Huawei stripping costs within previous estimate of GBP 500 mln

Wednesday 15 July 2020 | 10:44 CET | News
BT said it expects the costs of removing Huawei equipment from its 5G network are expected to remain within its previous estimate of around GBP 500 million. The company issued an update after the UK government announced its decision to have Huawei removed from 5G networks by the end of 2027 and also recommend against use of the Chinese supplier in FTTP networks.

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