Brazilian Regulator Approves 5G Spectrum Auction Rules, Refuses to Ban Huawei Citing ‘Cost Concerns’

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Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro, though echoing Washington-driven unproved allegations that China’s telecom giant Huawei was a security threat for ostensibly sharing confidential data with Beijing’s Communist government, announced in January that the firm would not be barred from 5G network auctions slated for June.

Brazil’s telecoms regulator Anatel has approved rules for a spectrum auction for 5G networks in 2021, with no bans envisaged for China’s beleaguered Huawei Technologies Co, reported Reuters.

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