38.6c New Delhi, India, Saturday, April 13, 2024
International

Huawei Appeals Against 5G Network Ban in Sweden

By Twinkle Agarwal      10 November, 2020 02:34 PM      0 Comments
Huawei Telecom Authority Sweden

Last month (October 2020), the Telecom Authority of Sweden gave a decision that the operators participating in the Sweden's 5G spectrum auction shall exclude the Chinese telecom equipment from operations.

It was argued that such ban was imposed on security grounds as it was assessed that Huawei equipment were used for spying. But Huawei claimed that no such acts were being done by them. They said that the ban will create monopoly for Ericsson AB and will give Nokia an opportunity to establish itself in the market. 

Thus,  Huawei Technologies filed an appeal in the administrative court of Stockholm for setting aside the decision. 

In the appeal, Kenneth Fredrickson, Huawei's Executive Vice President, Central East Europe and Nordic Region stated that the decision of the ban was not proper for the customers and not according to the law as it violated European Union and national laws. 

Huawei also estimated that if such a ban is not repealed, it will cause an economic loss of about 10 billion kronor to them.



Share this article:



Leave a feedback about this
TRENDING NEWS

two-day-conference-on-april-on-technology-and-dialogue-between-sc-and-singapore
Trending Legal Insiders
Two-day conference on April 13-14 on Technology and Dialogue between SC and Singapore

Explore AI's role in law at the India-Singapore Supreme Court conference on technology, enhancing judicial processes and access to justice, April 13-14, 2024.

12 April, 2024 06:16 PM

TOP STORIES

very-disturbed-by-latest-trend-of-lawyers-commenting-on-pending-cases-cji
Trending Judiciary
Very disturbed by latest trend of lawyers commenting on pending cases: CJI

Chief Justice of India urges lawyers to prioritize court and Constitution over political beliefs, expressing concern over trend of commenting on pending cases.

08 April, 2024 11:19 AM
court-rejects-plea-for-interim-bail-to-brs-leader-k-kavitha
Trending Judiciary
Court rejects plea for interim bail to BRS leader K Kavitha

Delhi court rejects interim bail plea for BRS leader K Kavitha in money laundering case related to Delhi liquor scam. ED opposes bail.

08 April, 2024 12:14 PM
centre-questions-growing-tendency-among-states-to-approach-sc-for-funds
Trending Judiciary
Centre questions growing tendency among States to approach SC for funds

The Centre questions the growing trend of states approaching the Supreme Court for funds, citing timing and advocating for resolution through dialogue.

08 April, 2024 03:58 PM
sc-notice-to-centre-on-plea-to-safeguard-interests-of-intersex-children
Trending Judiciary
SC notice to Centre on plea to safeguard interests of intersex children

Supreme Court issues notice to Centre on PIL for safeguarding intersex children's interests and regulating medical interventions. Details inside.

08 April, 2024 04:35 PM

ADVERTISEMENT


Join Group

Signup for Our Newsletter

Get Exclusive access to members only content by email