A Huawei logo is pictured at the Mobile World Congress (mobile world CONGRESS), Shanghai, China, 28th June, 2019 at the latest. REUTERS/Aly Song
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – the President of Donald Trump’s decision to expand on the sales of AMERICAN technology to the Chinese telecommunications giant, Huawei, will be applicable only on the products that are available on a large scale all over the world, and let those with the most sensitive equipment is off-limits, a top White House aide said on Sunday.
“All of that is going to happen, and it is one of the Commerce, there are a number of additional licences where there is a general availability of all the components of the company’s needs, National Economic Council chairman, Larry Kudlow said on “Fox News Sunday.”
The AMERICAN chip companies, the particular sale of products that are available on a large scale in other countries, This is not a general amnesty … to The national security remains the biggest concern,” he said.
The part of the abolition of the restrictions of phone, it is an essential part of the agreement, which was concluded at the week-end, President Donald Trump, and the Chinese President, Xi Jinping, to re-open stalled negotiations on the trade and commerce between the two countries.
It has drawn bipartisan criticism from U.S. Senators concerned that Huawei has close ties to the Chinese intelligence services that it was able to utilize the world-wide distribution of the technology.
“There will be a lot of pushback, as it’s a significant concession,” in order to Ascend, a South Carolina Republican Senator Lindsay Graham said on “Meet the Press.”
Huawei, the world’s largest telecom equipment maker and No. 2 mobile phone maker, denies its products pose a serious threat to the security and asked to go back to fight in the AMERICAN courts, and, as Washington put it on a “black list” to export, in the last month. Kudlow said that was an indication to continue.
Kudlow said that the broader concerns about Huawei, it will be a part of the new discussions.
The agreement on the weekend is not the last word, ” Kudlow said.
Reporting by howard Schneider; Editing by Phil Berlowitz