Fb has taken steps to cease its apps being pre-installed on Huawei smartphones, Reuters reviews.
The ban covers the principle Fb app, in addition to apps from its subsidiary firms WhatsApp and Instagram.
The motion was taken in response to US authorities motion in Could to bar US firms from utilizing international telecom companies it regards as a safety threat.
Individuals who already personal a Huawei cellphone and have the related apps put in can nonetheless proceed to make use of them.
Fb stated they might additionally proceed to produce updates to current customers on Huawei telephones.
Huawei has not commented on the Fb choice.
The choice solely applies to pre-installed apps and doesn’t cease Huawei smartphone house owners downloading and putting in the apps as soon as they obtain their telephones.
Nonetheless, this feature will not be accessible if Google restricts entry by Huawei telephones to its Play retailer sooner or later.
The choice is one other blow to Huawei, which this week realized that Google will not let the corporate use its core Android software program after mid-August.
For now, the Play retailer for Android and all Google apps will proceed to be accessible to Huawei.
Many different nations have imposed restrictions or outright bans on using Huawei tools.