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(Vietnam) International Cable Lines To Be Fixed Next Week

By Vietnamn Investment Review October 20, 2017 The international undersea cable, AAG, broke down on October 12, slowing down the internet speed nationwide. Earlier, on October 10, another undersea cable line, SMW3, also faced the same problem, severely disrupting the internet connection from Vi?t Nam to other countries. The SMW3 cable line had developed problems [...]

2017-10-20T10:42:17+00:00 October 20th, 2017|Cable Faults|

Finland And Norway To Connect With China Through Trans-Arctic Data Cable

By Eva Eriksen, ScandAsia.com October 19, 2017 Finland and Russia are discussing the creation of a trans-Arctic fiber-optic data cable that would connect Finland, Norway and Russia with Japan and China, the Independent Barents Observer reported. Finland’s Minister of Transport and Communications, Anne Berner, reportedly brought up the possible Arctic data link in a Tuesday [...]

2017-10-19T10:51:10+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Future Systems|

Vocus Connects North-West Cable System To Ichthys LNG, Shell’s Prelude FLNG Facility

By Telecompaper October 19, 2017 Australian operator Vocus has connected its North-West Cable System (NWCS) to the Inpex-operated Ichthys LNG Project and Shell's Prelude FLNG facility located off the north-west coast of Australia. The North-West Cable System, recently constructed by Vocus in partnership with Shell and Inpex, comprises 2,100km of submarine cable between Darwin to [...]

2017-10-19T10:37:42+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Offshore Energy|

Crosslake Fibre Begins Marine Survey

By Crosslake Fiber Press Release October 18, 2017 TORONTO, Ontario and BUFFALO, New York  - Crosslake Fibre announces today that it has begun its underwater marine survey for its Lake Ontario submarine fibre-optic cable project.  The marine survey is a critical aspect of development for the new 60km cable being developed by Crosslake Fibre across [...]

2017-10-19T10:34:09+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Future Systems|

FP Telecommunications And Alcatel Submarine Networks To Strengthen Connectivity In North, Central And South America

By FP Telecommunications Press Release October 18, 2017 New York, US and Paris, France - FP Telecommunications (FPT) and Alcatel Submarine Networks (ASN), part of Nokia, have signed a turn-key agreement for the deployment of AURORA Submarine Cable System. Supporting the increasing bandwidth demands for broadband applications in North, Central and South America countries, AURORA [...]

2017-10-19T10:29:43+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Future Systems|

AFC Signs Master Cooperation Agreement With International Finance Corporation

By Africa Finance Corporation Press Release October 18, 2017 Lagos, Nigeria - Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) has this month become the 30th  member of the Master Cooperation Agreement (MCA) at the World Bank’s Annual Meetings in Washington DC. Created by the International Finance Corporation’s (IFC) in 2009, the MCA seeks to enhance cooperation among member development [...]

2017-10-19T10:25:02+00:00 October 19th, 2017|State of the Industry|

(Bangladesh) Submarine Cable Repair Shifted To Oct 22

By Greenwatch Dhaka October 17, 2017 Maintenance work of country’s first international submarine cable has been shifted to October 22, but the overhauling would not pose any internet disruption, said officials. “Now the maintenance work would begin on October 22 and run for the next three days,” Bangladesh Submarine Cable Company Limited (BSCCL) Managing Director [...]

2017-10-17T11:02:58+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Cable Faults|

CTR, Huawei Awarded Chile Southern Fibre Project

By Telecompaper October 17, 2017 Chile’s transport and telecommunications ministry MTT announced that local telecommunications operator Communication and Rural Telephony (CTR), in association with Huawei Marine, has been awarded the tender for the submarine section and one of three land-based sections of its USD 100 million 'Fibra Optica Austral' project to roll out nearly 4,000 [...]

2017-10-17T10:51:48+00:00 October 17th, 2017|General|

Tropic Science Co., Ltd. And China-ASEAN Information Harbor Co., Ltd. Announce PEACE Cable Project

By Tropic Science Co., Ltd. Press Release October 17, 2017 HANGZHOU, China - Tropic Science Co., Ltd. and China-ASEAN Information Harbor Co., Ltd. today announced the investment to PEACE submarine cable project. During the 3rd Asia Pacific Submarine Networks Forum, Tropic Science, China-ASEAN Information Harbor, China Construction Bank and Huawei Marine Networks signed an MOU for the [...]

2017-10-17T10:47:51+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Future Systems|

Greenlandic Cable Extension Will Hit Internet Services In Late October

By Telecompaper October 16, 2017 Engineering works connecting with the submarine cable extension from Nuuk to Aasiaat will cause some deterioration in internet services for customers south of Nuuk from approximately 23 October to 05 November, said Tele-Post Greenland. The web could slow down or become unstable. The new cable will be joined up with [...]

2017-10-16T13:34:35+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Future Systems|