0
Wireless

GroenLinks wants no Huawei equipment for Dutch 5G networks

Thursday 7 February 2019 | 20:15 CET | News
The GroenLinks party believes that the government should not allow Huawei 5G equipment in Dutch 5G networks. According to MPs Jesse Klaver and Bram van Ojik, working with Huawei presents an unacceptably high risk due to possible ties between the business sector and China's Communist Party.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Huawei / Nokia
Countries: Netherlands
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

5G


Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Dutch Parliament calls on govt to look into stricter 5G security requirements

Published 05 Nov 2020 11:09 CET | Netherlands | Update: 05 Nov 2020 14:40 CET
The Dutch Lower Chamber of Parliament has called for research into a possible stricter ban on unsafe 5G suppliers. MPs said the ...

Dutch govt takes 'country-neutral' approach for 5G

Published 19 Sep 2019 14:04 CET | Netherlands
The Dutch government will take a "country-neutral" approach for 5G, Minister of Justice and Security Ferdinand Grapperhaus said ...

US ambassador urges Dutch govt to ban Huawei from country's 5G networks

Published 06 Jun 2019 10:08 CET | Netherlands
US Ambassador to the Netherlands Pete Hoekstra said the Dutch government should not let Huawei supply equipment for the country's ...

Dutch security service investigating backdoor in Huawei network equipment - report

Published 16 May 2019 11:20 CET | Netherlands
The Dutch national security service AIVD is investigating possible Chinese state spying via a backdoor in Huawei network ...

Dutch govt clears Hytera participation in public network contract after security review

Published 29 Apr 2019 09:22 CET | Netherlands
The Dutch government has upheld Hytera's participation in the upgrade of the public services network C2000, following an ...

Dutch govt confirms 5G security taskforce to report by end-May

Published 15 Apr 2019 16:22 CET | Netherlands
The Dutch justice minister has confirmed the creation of an inter-departmental taskforce to look at the security risks for the ...

Dutch opposition to Huawei grows after report ASML hit by Chinese spying

Published 11 Apr 2019 16:59 CET | Netherlands
Opposition to allowing Huawei to build 5G networks in the Netherlands is growing among Dutch MPs following a report that ASML, ...

Dutch minister says govt to make own analysis on 5G security

Published 22 Mar 2019 10:50 CET | Netherlands
The Netherlands will make its own call about the use of Chinese suppliers for 5G networks, state secretary for telecoms Mona ...

Dutch govt presents bill to protect against unwanted telecom acquisitions

Published 06 Mar 2019 09:56 CET | Netherlands
Dutch telecom secretary Mona Keijzer has presented a bill to Parliament, calling for the government to have more power over ...

Belcentrale says sticking with Huawei as partner

Published 11 Feb 2019 15:50 CET | Netherlands
Dutch operator Belcentrale announced that it plans to continue working with Huawei, despite the growing pressure on the Chinese ...

GroenLinks wil ban op 5G-apparatuur Huawei

Published 07 Feb 2019 09:40 CET | Netherlands
Oppositiepartij GroenLinks vindt dat de overheid geen 5G-apparatuur van Huawei moet toestaan in Nederlandse 5G-netwerken. Volgens ...

Dutch Parliament to look into vital infrastructure contracts with Chinese firms

Published 29 Nov 2018 11:21 CET | Netherlands
The Dutch Lower House of Parliament has adopted two motions calling for research to identify the risks of the new public safety ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

18 Oct Apple Event
19 Oct A1 Telekom Austria Q3 2021
19 Oct Tele2 Q3 2021
19 Oct Netflix Q3 2021
19 Oct Iridium Q3 2021
19 Oct Arm DevSummit
19 Oct Pixel Fall Launch
19 Oct Arm DevSummit
20 Oct Crown Castle Q3
20 Oct Verizon Q3 2021
20 Oct Elisa Q3 results
20 Oct Bango strategy day
20 Oct Samsung Unpacked Part 2
21 Oct AT&T Q3 2021
21 Oct Orange Belgium Q3 2021
21 Oct Telenor Q3 2021
21 Oct Intel Q3
21 Oct Telia Q3 results
21 Oct Snap Q3
22 Oct Doro Q3 results
22 Oct Ericsson Q3 2021
::: More Calendar Items