New Undersea Cable for Nunavut Has Competition

New Undersea Cable for Nunavut Has Competition CanArctic Inuit Networks says it can bring high-speed internet to the territory more cheaply and without depending on Huawei gear By Jim Bell, Nunatsiac.com April 18, 2022 The path leading to a better Nunavut telecom system may well run under the ocean — through undersea bundles of fibre-optic [...]

Huawei to Construct 88MW DC in Batam, Indonesia

Huawei to Construct 88MW DC in Batam, Indonesia By Venkatesh Ganesh February 1, 2022 PT Aesler Grup Internasional Tbk (RONY) has signed a cooperation agreement regarding a data centre construction with Huawei Digital Power. As a part of this agreement, Aesler Data Centre will be build in series of EcoGreen-interconnected data centre chain across Indonesia [...]

U.S. senators Cruz, Rubio warn Pacific ally on Chinese bid for undersea cable project

By Reuters Staff Writer December 25, 2020 SYDNEY,  (Reuters) – Prominent U.S. lawmakers warned a Pacific ally that China risked undermining the security of a sensitive undersea cable project if a cut-price, state-backed bid wins a tender process overseen by development agencies, a letter reviewed by Reuters shows. A Chinese foreign ministry spokesman today rejected [...]

2020-12-25T14:39:25-05:00December 25th, 2020|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , |

Maldives to Replace Outdated Submarine Cable: Govt

Maldives to Replace Outdated Submarine Cable: Govt By Ahmed Aiham, The Edition June 7, 2020 Minister of Communications, Science and Technology Mohamed Maleeh Jamal on Saturday, noted that the Submarine Communication Cable between Maldives and India had become outdated and would be renewed by the end of 2020. According to a tweet by the minister, [...]

2020-06-08T12:22:17-04:00June 8th, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , |

U.S.-Japan Dueling China for Influence in Indo-Pacific

U.S.-Japan Dueling China for Influence in Indo-Pacific Region By The Asahi Shimbun June 1, 2020 On a weekday afternoon, the square in front of the Kenya National Archives in the capital of Nairobi is teeming with people waiting for buses, young couples out on dates and others getting off work. Looming a few meters overhead, mushroom-like [...]

HMN Kicks off Senegal Horn of Africa Regional Express Cable

HMN Kicks off Senegal Horn of Africa Regional Express Cable HMN Press Release April 29, 2020 Tianjin - Huawei Marine Networks (HMN) today announced the kick-off of Senegal Horn of Africa Regional Express (SHARE) Cable. The system, as the first high-capacity direct link from the African continent to the offshore islands of Cape Verde, is [...]

2020-04-29T11:27:03-04:00April 29th, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Huawei to Construct Cable Between Maldives, Sri Lanka

New International Submarine Cable Connects Maldives to Sri Lanka Huawei Marine Press Release February 17, 2020 Huawei Marine Networks (HMN) is pleased to announce the contract to construct a new submarine cable project, the Maldives Sri Lanka Cable system (MSC). The system will facilitate a direct connection between the Maldives and Sri Lanka increasing regional [...]

2020-02-18T10:48:03-05:00February 18th, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

Hengtong Set to Shape the Global Subsea Market

Hengtong Set to Shape the Global Subsea Market By Robert Clark, Light Reading January 24, 2020 The small but increasingly sensitive subsea cable market could be in for some choppy waters. The acquisition of Huawei's submarine business by another Chinese vendor, Hengtong Optic-Electric, could shake up the market, forecast to be worth $5.1 billion in [...]

2020-01-24T10:52:20-05:00January 24th, 2020|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , |

Hengtong to Buy Huawei Marine Networks

Hengtong to Buy Huawei Marine Networks By Stephen Hardy, Lightwave November 4, 2019 HC2 Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HCHC) says its Marine Services Segment, Global Marine Group (GMG), has agreed to sell its 49% stake in Huawei Marine Networks Co., Ltd. to Hengtong Optic-Electric Co Ltd. for approximately $140 million. HC2 also stated that Hengtong has [...]

2019-11-05T13:52:13-05:00November 5th, 2019|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , |

HC2 Marine Services to Sell Huawei Marine JV

HC2's Marine Services Segment Announces Sale of Huawei Marine Networks Joint Venture HC2 Press Release October 30, 2019 - Sale pegs HMN equity value at $285 million - Global Marine Group’s 49% interest valued at $140 million - HC2 continues to advance strategic alternatives for Global Marine subsidiary NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2019 -- HC2 [...]

2019-10-30T09:47:29-04:00October 30th, 2019|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , |