Pyeongchang 2018 dials up Huawei partnership

Chinese telecommunications company Huawei has agreed a deal to sponsor the 2018 winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Huawei will serve as an official supplier for network equipment for the Games, which take place from February 9-25, 2018.

Huawei will provide networking equipment and relevant services for event organisers in the build-up to, and during, the Games.

The company plans on completing all network development projects by the end of September 2017 to provide efficient network services for the Games.