Tech firms support Trump's Huawei ban - WH

Tuesday, 23. July 2019 06:24

Executives from a number of the largest American tech companies met with United States President Donald Trump and expressed their support for his decision to put Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. on a trade blacklist, the White House stated. The companies represented at the meeting included Google Llc, Cisco Systems Inc., Intel Corp., Micron Technology Inc., Western Digital Corp., Qualcomm Inc., and Broadcom Inc.

"The CEOs expressed strong support of the president's policies, including national security restrictions on United States telecom equipment purchases and sales to Huawei," the White House said. "They requested timely licensing decisions from the Department of Commerce, and the president agreed. The group was also optimistic about United States 5G innovation and deployments."

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