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UPDATE 2-UK set to ban Huawei from 5G, angering China and pleasing Trump

6:28am EDT

LONDON, July 14 Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to ban Huawei from Britain's 5G network on Tuesday, angering China but delighting U.S. President Donald Trump by signalling that the world's biggest telecoms equipment maker is no longer welcome in the West.

'Let's get going': UK tells businesses to prepare for Brexit crunch

2:57am EDT

LONDON Britain is urging businesses and individuals to prepare for the Dec. 31 end of the Brexit transition period with an information campaign titled: "The UK's new start: let's get going."

Huawei faces ban in Britain, uncertainty swirls over timing, extent

Jul 13 2020

LONDON, July 14 Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to ban Huawei from Britain's 5G network on Tuesday in a momentous decision that will delight Washington, dismay Beijing and signal the end of a two-decade long partnership with the country's biggest mobile operator.

Britain set to ban Huawei from 5G, though timescale unclear

Jul 13 2020

LONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to ban Huawei from Britain's 5G network in a landmark decision that will anger Beijing but win plaudits from President Donald Trump as the United States grapples with China's rising economic and technological clout. | Video

Rolls-Royce burns through 3 billion pounds, expects more cash outflows

Jul 09 2020

LONDON Aerospace engineer Rolls-Royce burned through 3 billion pounds ($3.8 billion) in the first half as the hours flown by its engines halved due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and said it expected a further 1 billion pound outflow in the second half. | Video

Speedy removal of Huawei would cost UK, operators: Vodafone and BT

Jul 09 2020

LONDON Britain's rebound from COVID-19 could be harmed if the government demands a speedy removal of telecoms equipment made by China's Huawei from mobile networks, Vodafone and BT warned on Thursday.

UK's Daily Mirror publisher Reach to cut 550 jobs

Jul 07 2020

LONDON Daily Mirror owner Reach said on Tuesday it would cut about 550 jobs, or 12% of its workforce, after the COVID-19 pandemic hit circulation and advertising at its national and regional newspapers in Britain.

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