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U.S. Appeals Court Sides with FCC over China Telecom
In an opinion issued in late December, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit upheld the decision by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to revoke the authority of China Telecom (Americas) Corp. to operate domestic and international transmission lines.
MOFCOM Comments on U.S. Electric Vehicle Law and New Telecoms Rules
At a press conference today, a MOFCOM spokesperson offered comments on the new U.S. rules banning Chinese telecoms equipment as well as on the U.S. Inflation Reduction Act.
New FCC Rules Further Restrict Chinese Network, Security Camera Products
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) took action last week to further crack down on the use of Chinese-tied telecoms equipment in American communications networks, issuing new rules that will cover the products of five well-known Chinese companies.
FCC Official Visits Taiwan
Invited by Taiwan's National Communications Commission (NCC), FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr paid a three-day visit to Taiwan, during which time he discussed cybersecurity and telecoms with Taiwan officials. This is the first time that an FCC Commissioner has visited Taiwan.
FCC Expands Covered List to Include China Unicom and PacNet/ComNet
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has expanded its list of communications equipment and services that pose a threat to national security to include equipment and services from two additional Chinese companies.
Rubio Offers CHIPS Act Amendments Targeting China
As part of the ongoing U.S. legislative debate over the CHIPS Act of 2022, a piece of legislation that would, among other things, provide over US$50 billion to the domestic semiconductor industry, Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) has introduced three amendments that would "address critical errors and omissions in
Republican U.S. Senators Press TikTok on Data Issues
A few days after a letter by some Republican Senators to Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen regarding the Biden Administration’s "delayed plan to combat national security risks associated with TikTok," a different group of Republican Senators has now written to TikTok with questions about the company's use of data.