Banned by many countries
Countries including the United States, Australia, the United Kingdom and New Zealand have already banned China’s largest telecommunications company. It is noteworthy that the above countries have banned this as it is a threat to the national security of the respective countries.
Government of Canada banned
Meanwhile, the Telecommunications Minister of Canada, Francois Film, said that the Government of Canada has banned the 5G and 4G wireless facilities of Chinese telecommunications companies Huawei and ZTE.
Disables Internet service
Its network services pose a threat to national security. Canadian companies that already have this feature have been told to shut down their service. It has also been announced that the companies have been given until June to remove their telecommunications equipment.
4G devices must be removed
It also announced that equipment on the existing 4G network would be phased out by December 31, 2027. However, it is noteworthy that no funds have been announced by the government for this.
What is China’s opinion?
Given the high reliance on service on the 5G network, this decision by the Government of Canada is said to be the most appropriate.
Meanwhile, a Chinese spokesman accused Canada of working with the United States to suppress Chinese companies.