Newly Repaired Cable In Vietnam Disrupted Again

By Bao Anh, VN Express November 7, 2017 This is the fifth time that the infamous AAG has been disconnected this year. Internet connections along a major undersea cable system linking Vietnam with the rest of the world were disrupted on Tuesday, according to a local internet service provider (ISP). The hiccup, which occurred at [...]

2017-11-07T14:09:02+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Cable Faults|

Slow Internet To Continue In Bangladesh Saturday For Cable Repairs

By BDNew24.com October 27, 2017 Bangladesh may continue experiencing slow internet speed on Saturday as repairs on the first submarine cable of the country have not finished. "The work has not ended yet. We hope the situation will get back to normal by tomorrow (Saturday) night," Bangladesh Submarine Cable Company Limited or BSCCL Managing Director [...]

2017-10-27T17:19:01+00:00 October 27th, 2017|Cable Faults|

(Bangladesh) Internet Slow Due To Submarine Cable Work

By The Daily Star October 24, 2017 Internet users in Bangladesh have been experiencing a slow internet due to maintenance work on a first submarine cable in the Bay of Bengal. The country's first undersea cable, SEA-ME-WE-4, has been shut down at 12:30am today and will remain closed for next two days more, Md Mashiur Rahman, managing [...]

2017-10-24T11:49:34+00:00 October 24th, 2017|Cable Faults|

Vietnam’s Internet Back Up To Speed Following Major Repair Work

By Bao Anh, Vietnam Express October 23, 2017 Internet connections in Vietnam have returned to normal as one of the two undersea cable systems that connect the country with the rest of the world has been fixed. Work to repair the Asia America Gateway (AAG), which encountered a power failure and lost connection with its [...]

2017-10-23T13:15:18+00:00 October 23rd, 2017|Cable Faults|

(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|

(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|

AAG Submarine Cable Encounters Trouble Again

By Vetnam+ October 12, 2017 Hanoi (VNA) - The Asia-America Gateway (AAG) submarine cable encountered a technical trouble at 7:00 on October 12, losing signal connection with the Hong Kong (China) station, affecting Vietnam’s international internet links. This is the fourth time the cable network was disrupted in 2017. The previous incidents occurred in January, February and [...]

2017-10-12T10:50:12+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Cable Faults|

Maintenance Work To Disrupt Bangladesh Internet Mid-Oct

By The Daily Star October 10, 2017 Internet users are likely to face disruption in services in mid-October due to maintenance work of a primary submarine cable across the Bay of Bengal. Maintenance work will begin on October 16 and continue for three days when the cable will remain shut, said Monwar Hossain, managing director [...]

2017-10-10T10:33:30+00:00 October 10th, 2017|Cable Faults|

Vietnam’s International Capacity Fully Restored

By Nhan Dan, VietnamNet October 4, 2017 Vietnam’s international internet connections have been restored to full capacity after repairs on the Asia-America Gateway (AAG) and TGN Intra-Asia (IA) cable systems were completed on September 30. Both of the submarine cable systems were severed on August 27, affecting internet traffic between Vietnam and Hong Kong, thereby [...]

2017-10-04T14:13:56+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Cable Faults|

Fresh Fault Found On SEA-ME-WE3

By Ry Crozier, itnews September 28, 2017 A submarine cable repair crew has identified a fresh instance of damage to the insulation of the SEA-ME-WE3 subsea telecommunications cable which connects Perth to Asia. Multiple cables around Hong Kong were damaged back in late August by strong typhoons in the area, which has caused degraded performance and [...]

2017-09-29T07:55:04+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Cable Faults|