EU ban on Chinese technology in 5G revolution would hit trade, investment and cooperation, analysts say



Keegan Elmer | South China Morning Post

  • Beijing hints at retaliation if Europe takes punitive action against Huawei
  • Analyst says development of 5G has become geopolitical football

Trade, investment and scientific cooperation between Europe and China are at risk of taking a “big step back” as the European Union considers banning Chinese telecom giant Huawei, analysts said.