Trump extends telecom order behind Huawei ban until May 2021

Huawei isn’t about to get a reprieve from the US commerce ban any time quickly. President Trump has extended until May 2021 the chief order barring American corporations from shopping for and utilizing telecom gear that represents an “unacceptable” nationwide safety danger. The order was key to the Commerce Department including Huawei to its Entity List and successfully banning the tech big (together with rivals like ZTE) from working within the nation.

It’s not stunning that the order would stick with it for some time longer. Trump and legislators have continued to kick Huawei out of US networks every time doable, and tensions with China stay excessive. However, this nonetheless leaves Huawei and friends with out many choices. They’ll should keep away from coping with US corporations, in fact, however this will even pressure them to go with out Google apps on newer telephones and in any other case bounce via hoops to keep up a few of their enterprise. In brief: don’t count on to purchase a Huawei cellphone stateside any time quickly.