Sweden forbids the use of 5 G Huawei ZTE devices and may remove outdated equipment as well.

Tuesday, October 20, 2020, 9:42 GMT

On Tuesday, the Swedish regulator announced local time that it would prohibit the use of Huawei and ZTE telecom devices on its 5 G network until next month’s spectrum auction.

The Swedish Post and Telecommunications Administration (PTS) reported that the terms of the authorisation had been formulated by the Swedish Armed Forces and the Swedish Intelligence Service after assessment.

On Tuesday, the Swedish regulator announced local time that it would prohibit the use of Huawei and ZTE telecom devices on its 5 G network until next month’s spectrum auction.

The Swedish Post and Telecommunications Administration (PTS) reported that the terms of the authorisation had been formulated by the Swedish Armed Forces and the Swedish Intelligence Service after assessment.