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Internet Prices in Papua New Guinea Being Reviewed

Internet Prices in PNG Being Reviewed By PNG eHOW August 13, 2020 NEW internet retail prices in Papua New Guinea  are expected to be set once the pricing review of the internet wholesale is completed next month, says the country's Information, Communication Technology Minister Timothy Masiu. He said there were three separate wholesale internet prices [...]

2020-08-14T11:13:37-04:00August 14th, 2020|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

Kumul Submarine Cable Network Lands in PNG’s Vanimo

Kumul Submarine Cable Network Lands in PNG's Vanimo By Telecompaper March 3, 2020 The Kumul submarine cable network (KSCN) has landed in West Sepik’s Vanimo in Papua New Guinea, The National reported. The project, part-funded by the Chinese government, signifies the cooperation between China and PNG governments, said a commercial counselor at the Chinese embassy [...]

2020-03-05T09:15:06-05:00March 5th, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

PNG DataCo Says CLS Approaches Completion

PNG DataCo Says Cable Landing Station Approaches Completion By Telecompaper February 10, 2020 DataCo of Papua New Guinea (PNG) said its cable landing station in Daru is nearing completion and awaiting the submarine cable to connect Port Moresby to Kerema and Daru, The National reported. The housing of the landing station in Daru is completed [...]

2020-02-10T12:47:25-05:00February 10th, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , |

Coral Sea Cable System Final Splice Completed

Final Splice of Coral Sea Cable System Completed By Sam Varghese, ITWire September 30, 2019 The Vocus Group has completed the final splice of the 4700km Coral Sea Cable System which provides a fibre optic link between Australia, Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands. A statement from the company said the final splice was [...]

PNG DataCo Working on Cable Outage

DataCo Working on Cable Outage, Says Komboi By Papua New Guinea Post Courier May 28, 2019 PNG DataCo advised in a statement released yesterday that due to the earthquake that occurred in Morobe Province on May 7, the Kumul Submarine Cable Network suffered multiple breaks between Madang and Lae and between Lae and Popondetta. All [...]

XSite Modular Awarded PNG Cable Landing Station Contract

XSite Modular Awarded Cable Landing Station Contract by PNG DataCo Limited After ‘Substantial Successes’ in the Solomon Islands XSite Modular Press Release January 21, 2019 NEW JERSEY, USA – XSite Modular, the leading prefabrication consultant and design-builder of Critical Infrastructure Buildings worldwide, announces that PNG DataCo Limited (DataCo) has awarded the company a contract to [...]

2019-01-21T20:40:44-05:00January 21st, 2019|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , |

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 [...]

2018-11-28T15:21:09-05:00November 28th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

New Cable To Boost Telecoms In PNG, Solomon Islands

New Submarine Cable To Boost Connectivity In Papua New Guinea And Solomon Islands By Fibre-Systems July 5, 2018 Vocus Group and Alcatel Submarine Networks (ASN) have signed a contract to deploy the Coral Sea Cable System – a new submarine cable designed to boost international connectivity and provide high speed telecommunications capacity to Papua New [...]