July 20, according tomedia reports, the United Kingdom has Japan’s NEC (Japan Electric) and Fujitsu as alternative suppliers of 5G equipment. Media said British officials and Japanese officials met last week to discuss the issue. The UK lists NEC and Fujitsu as possible replacement suppliers for Huawei.
Last week, the British government issued a ban on buying new Huawei 5G devices from next year and eliminating Huawei devices from 5G networks by the end of 2027.
Japan is pushing for 5G to build domestic equipment, avoidrelyrelyrelying overseas and even exporting equipment overseas.
Last month, NEC and Japan’s NTT announced that they would cooperate in capital and business with technology developments such as 5G mobile communications.