Canada's Telus says no govt curbs on using Huawei 4G gear in capital region

Canada's Telus says no govt curbs on using Huawei 4G gear in capital region

Canadian telecom operator Telus Corp said on Wednesday that the federal government has not asked it to remove Huawei equipment from 4G network in the capital region, in response to a report https://tgam.ca/2YY5Fvd by the Globe and Mail.

FILE PHOTO: Logo of Huawei is seen in Davos
FILE PHOTO: The logo of Huawei is seen in Davos, Switzerland January 22, 2020. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann/File Photo

REUTERS: Canadian telecom operator Telus Corp said on Wednesday that the federal government has not asked it to remove Huawei equipment from 4G network in the capital region, in response to a report https://tgam.ca/2YY5Fvd by the Globe and Mail.

It had never entered into an agreement, voluntary or otherwise, with the government on the use of Huawei equipment, Chief Technology Officer Ibrahim Gedeon said.

(Reporting by Neha Malara; Editing by Shinjini Ganguli)

Source: Reuters

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