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MIT cuts ties with Huawei, ZTE on security grounds

Friday 5 April 2019 | 08:53 CET | News
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has decided to suspend collaborations, including research projects and funding, with Huawei and ZTE due to the US government's ongoing battle with the Chinese companies over alleged sanction violations. Tech Crunch reports that MIT VP for Research, Maria T. Zuber, has sent a letter to faculty and researchers explaining that the university has instituted a new set of procedures for what it calls "elevated risk" international proposals.

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