Oxford blocking Huawei

Oxford will “not pursue new funding opportunities… at present” with Huawei. Universities usually resist pressure from the security forces, but Oxford has given in and blocked any new projects. (BBC)

Huawei supports work at the Universities of Cambridge, Surrey, Cardiff as well as Imperial College

“The decision has been taken in the light of public concerns raised in recent months surrounding UK partnerships with Huawei.” It added that it hoped those matters can be resolved shortly.

Huawei provides far more funding to academic research than any other company in telecom.

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