The Japanese telecom and technology group SoftBank takes away from the Chinese techbedrijf Huawei.
The company replaces its 4G infrastructure next year by any of the equipment of Ericsson and Nokia, report Japanese media Thursday on the basis of sources. The company denies in a conversation with Reuters news agency that there is a concrete decision is taken.
In addition, future orders for network equipment for 5G also in the two European companies posted. Also two other mobile carriers in Japan, NTT Docomo and KDDI, have decided not to Chinese equipment for 5G networks.
The Japanese government has recently announced Huawei and also Chinese company ZTE to exclude for future 5G networks.
International life worries about Chinese espionage via these companies. Who deny very firmly adhere to these practices guilty. Huawei know currently and also the attention due to the arrest of financial director and vice-president Meng Wanzhou in Canada.
Mix was arrested at the request of the United States, where Huawei is suspected of violating trade sanctions against Iran. It was Wednesday by the Canadian judge released on bail.