Minister for the Cabinet Office Francis Maude (pictured) has outlined plans to change the way the government deals with major suppliers. A new group of Crown Representatives will aim to generate economies...
The government has already told telecom firms they should not purchase 5G equipment from Huawei, from the end of this year
Says it is no longer processing orders from the Chinese firm
Government could ask mobile carriers not to add any new Huawei equipment to 5G networks from January
The culture secretary is expected to make a statement on the matter in the House of Commons today
Meanwhile, Huawei has requested a meeting with the Prime Minister as last-ditch effort to delay its removal
MPs voted down a delay in the IR35 reforms to the 2023-24 tax year