Nokia reports surprise loss
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Is this the Finn end of the wedge?

Former rubber boot maker turned telecom network equipment outfit Nokia made a surprise quarterly loss due to a delay in booking 5G payments and said the security dispute surrounding rival Huawei was creating near-term pressure to invest.

UK allows Huawei 5G use
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Just not in some critical parts

Theresa May and her senior ministers have approved the participation of Huawei in some non-core parts of Britain’s 5G data network, but have banned the Chinese company from more sensitive core parts of the project.

Ericsson sees strong US growth
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Better than expected profits

Ericsson posted a first-quarter profit that was much better than the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Stree predicted.

US admits it spied on Huawei to prove it was spying
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So any evidence may be classified.

US authorities gathered information about Huawei through secret surveillance that they plan to use in a case accusing the Chinese telecom equipment maker of sanctions busting and bank fraud, prosecutors said.

European Commission will ignore Huawei ban
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However, wants member states to share information

The European Commission will next week urge EU countries to share more data to tackle cybersecurity risks related to 5G networks but will ignore US calls to ban Huawei Technologies.