RCom’s Subsea Division, GCX, Files for Bankruptcy

RCom’s Subsea Division, GCX, Files for Bankruptcy By Chris Kelly, Total Telecom September 16, 2019 The move comes as GCX missed repayments on $350m bonds GCX Ltd, the subsea cabling subsidiary of Anil Ambani’s Reliance Communications (RCom) conglomerate, has announced that it is to file for bankruptcy. The move comes after GCX missed payments of [...]

SubCom Reliance Completes Repair of Tonga Cable

SubCom Reliance Completes Successful Repair of Tonga Cable System SubCom Press Release February 15, 2019 EATONTOWN, N.J., USA – SubCom, the leading global partner for undersea data transport, today announced that its cable ship SubCom Reliance successfully completed the repair of two Tongan submarine cables. The Tonga Cable and the Tonga Domestic Cable were damaged [...]

2019-02-15T16:31:44-04:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , , |

GCX, PrimeTel To Upgrade Subsea Cable System

RCom-GCX, PrimeTel Strengthen Partnership To Upgrade Subsea Cable System By Muntazir Abbas, India Times May 8, 2018 NEW DELHI: Global Cloud Xchange (GCX), a subsidiary of Reliance Communications (RCom) and Cyprus-based telecom service provider PrimeTel Tuesday further enhanced their partnership with a 100Gbps upgrade to GCX’s HAWK subsea cable system branch into Cyprus. This network [...]

2018-05-09T12:02:57-04:00May 9th, 2018|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , , |

Jio Launches Service On AAE-1

By Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited Press Release June 29, 2017 Mumbai, India - Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd. (Jio), the largest 4G and mobile broadband digital services provider in India, announces the launch of the Asia-Africa-Europe (AAE-1) submarine cable system. AAE-1, the longest 100Gbps technology based submarine system, will stretch over 25,000 km from Marseille, France [...]

2017-06-30T01:18:40-04:00June 30th, 2017|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , |

Reliance To Sell Submarine Cable Assets To CITIC Telecom

By 4-traders June 15, 2017 Billionaire Anil Ambani's Indian operator Reliance Communications is again trying to find buyers for submarine cable subsidiary Global Cloud Xchange (GCX) and has taken the initiative to contact CITIC Telecom International. Reliance Communications is trying to further divest its assets to pay off its debts and contacting potential buyers for [...]

2017-06-16T11:19:14-04:00June 16th, 2017|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , |