Vietnam Internet Back to Normal As Cable Fixed

Internet Back to Normal As Faulty Undersea Cable Fixed By Nguyen Quy, VNExpress June 8, 2019 The Internet has been fully restored in Vietnam after a fault in the Asia Pacific Gateway undersea cable system was fixed on Thursday. An Internet service provider said on Friday repair of the gateway that links Vietnam with its [...]

2019-06-10T10:24:46-04:00June 10th, 2019|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , |

Vietnam Internet Speed Affected as Cable Breaks

Vietnam Internet Speed Affected as Cable Breaks By Tien Phong/Dtinews, VietNamNet May 28, 2019 The Asia-Pacific Getaway (APG) Submarine cable from Vietnam to some Asian countries broke at 5.30 pm on May 27, affecting internet connections. The broken cable section is 132km away from Danang. The cause for the damaged cable as well as the [...]

2019-05-28T15:30:44-04:00May 28th, 2019|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , , |

Google Signs Deal with Cuba to Boost Internet Services

Google Signs Deal with Cuba to Boost Internet Services By France24 March 28, 2019 US tech giant Google on Thursday signed a deal with Cuban operator ETECSA to explore ways of boosting internet service on the communist-run island, despite diplomatic tensions between Washington and Havana. The companies signed a memorandum of understanding in Havana aimed [...]

PNG Upholds Deal with Huawei to Lay Internet Cable

PNG Upholds Deal with Huawei to Lay Internet Cable, Derides Counter-Offer By Tom Westbrook, Reuters November, 28 2018 SYDNEY (Reuters) - Papua New Guinea (PNG) will uphold its agreement with China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd to build its internet infrastructure, a PNG government minister said on Monday, dismissing offers from Western countries to take on [...]

2018-11-28T15:21:09-04:00November 28th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

MainOne, Orange to Boost Internet Access in West Africa

MainOne and Orange ink deal to boost internet access into Francophone West Africa By PC Tech Magazine Staff September 17, 2018 French Telecoms company, Orange and leading West African Connectivity and Data Centre services provider, MainOne have struck a partnership that will see the French telecoms giant co-invest in two new cable landing stations in [...]

2018-09-17T13:36:17-04:00September 17th, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , , |

Internet Cable Linking Australia, Solomon Islands In Doubt

Undersea Internet Cable Linking Australia, Solomon Islands In Doubt By Xinhua June 25, 2018 SYDNEY, June 25 (Xinhua) -- A 100-million-U.S. dollar submarine internet cable, which could potentially provide the Solomon Islands with high speed internet, is in dispute on Monday following complaints by local land owners. With compensation being demanded for use of their [...]

2018-06-28T13:59:51-04:00June 28th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , |

Vanuatu Wants Australia To Fund Internet Cable

Vanuatu Wants Australia To Fund Internet Cable Amid Growing China Fears By Andrew Greene, ABC and Catherine Graue, Pacific Beat June 22, 2018 Vanuatu's Prime Minister is expected to ask Australia to help fund a multi-million-dollar internet cable project when he meets Malcolm Turnbull next week. Concerns over China's rising influence in the Pacific remain [...]

2018-06-22T10:42:07-04:00June 22nd, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , |

Vietnam Internet Returns To Normal After AAG Repairs

Vietnam Internet Returns To Normal After AAG Repairs By Bao Anh June 4, 2018 Repair work on the notorious AAG undersea cable has finished three days ahead of schedule. Vietnam’s millions of internet users can breathe a sigh of relief, with repair work on the Asia America Gateway (AAG) cable completed three days earlier than [...]

2018-06-05T11:43:45-04:00June 5th, 2018|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , |

Eletronet Selects Seabras-1 For Internet In Brazil

Brazilian National Service Provider Eletronet Selects Seaborn’s Seabras-1 to provide Dedicated Internet Access in Brazil Seaborn, Eletronet Press Release April 4, 2018 São Paulo, Brazil - Eletronet, Brazil’s national service provider, today announced that it has selected Seaborn Networks and its international submarine fiber-optic cable system, Seabras-1, to provide Tier 1 Dedicated Internet Access (DIA) in [...]