• Republicans cave to Trump and soften legislation punishing Chinese telecom giant ZTE

    26 days ago - By Chron

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    Republicans are set to ease the ban on sales of ZTE smartphones in the United States, instead just restricting the Chinese telecom company from being part of US government contracts.
    The move appears to be a major concession to President Donald Trump, whose administration has pushed for easing sanctions on ZTE in recent months.
    WASHINGTON - Congressional Republicans gave what appears to be a major concession to President Donald Trump on Friday, easing a ban on the Chinese smartphone maker ZTE.
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  • Republicans cave to Trump and soften legislation punishing Chinese telecom giant ZTE

    Republicans cave to Trump and soften legislation punishing Chinese telecom giant ZTE

    26 days ago - By Business Insider

    Republicans will ease the ban on ZTE smartphone sales in the United States, instead just restricting them from US government contracts.
    The move is a major concession to President Donald Trump, whose administration has pushed for easing sanctions in recent months.
    WASHINGTON - Congressional Republicans gave what appears to be a major concession to President Donald Trump on Friday, easing the ban on the Chinese smartphone maker ZTE.
    The conference committee tasked with hashing out the final details of the must-pass defense bill by combining the House and Senate's respective versions decided...
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  • Senate Republicans drop bid to block Trump from helping Chinese telecom giant ZTE

    26 days ago - By Washington Post

    ZTE, a company found guilty of violating Iran sanctions, will get to duck tough Commerce Department penalties.
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