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Huawei presents a 5G litmus test, but Singapore likely to stay neutral

Mar 04, 2019 - The Business Times Singapore

THE Huawei controversy may make it trickier but Singapore regulators and market players will likely keep a neutral, multi-vendor stance on 5G providers, observers have told The Business Times.

This is even as other countries pull back from Chinese tech giant Huawei, citing national security concerns.

Security expert Graham Ong-Webb, research fellow at the S Rajaratnam School of International Studies, said that while larger countries can ban a foreign player and produce critical techn...