Huawei said Monday it hopes any ascension of Joe Biden to the White House will lead to a reset in China’s relations with the U.S. and new beginnings for the telecom giant.
The revelation comes just days after the Communist dictatorship itself welcomed Biden with open arms, swooning at the prospect of “old friend” Biden getting across the finish line.
Paul Scanlan, chief technology officer at Huawei Carrier Business Group, told CNBC in an interview when there “is a change in government, there is always the opportunity to reset relationships.”
The Trump administration announced sanctions against the company in August that isolated it from some technology it sourced from the United States, as Breitbart News reported.
Those impositions caused a shortage of computer chips for the company, hurting the growth of its smartphone business.
The move followed the United Kingdom’s earlier ban on Huawei equipment from its 5G networks and phase out of