Gulf Bridge International (GBI), the Middle East's first privately owned submarine cable operator, and Iraqi Telecom and Post Company, the leading telecommunications service provider in Iraq, today announced the signing of a agreement to land GBI's new undersea telecommunications cable in Iraq.

About Gulf Bridge International: Gulf Bridge International (GBI) is a new company dedicated to connecting all the nations of the Gulf to one another and to the rest of the world East and West, using the latest fiber optic technologies. The GBI network will be developed and owned by GCC strategic investors who are building strategic infrastructure to serve the entire region. GBI is first in the region to adapt the latest technology from the industry leader in undersea networking. For more information visit