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Japan close to banning Huawei, ZTE equipment for govt contracts - reports

Friday 7 December 2018 | 09:52 CET | News
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Japan government officials are planning to meet on 10 December to talk about ways to lower the risk of infiltration in government agencies via imported equipment, the Wall Street Journal reported. No individual company names were released but the meeting will likely centre around the government use of Chinese telecom equipment companies Huawei and ZTE, following US accusations the firms are engaged in cyberspying. The Yomiuri daily earlier reported that Japan has effectively decided to ban Huawei and ZTE equipment from being used in government contracts.

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Countries: China / Japan
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