Survey Work Starts on Manatua Cable Project

Survey Work Starts on Manatua Cable Project By Cook Islands News May 13, 2019 Work has commenced on the detailed marine survey for the 3500km route of the Manatua - One Polynesia fibre optic cable.  As well as Rarotonga and Aitutaki in the Cook Islands, the new cable will also connect Samoa, Niue, and Tahiti [...]

Samoa Online School Shows Submarine Cable Benefits

Samoa Online School Shows Submarine Cable Benefits By Sapeer Mayron, Samoa Observer January 22, 2019 The Prime Minister has applauded an “innovative venture” combining education and technology, Samoa’s brand new Apia International School. A project of Marj Moore of The Learning Centre and Fiona Ey, Apia International School (AIS) is Samoa’s first correspondence high school, [...]

2019-01-24T10:58:48-04:00January 24th, 2019|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , |

SubCom Announces Manatua Cable Contract in Force

SubCom Announces Manatua Cable System Contract is in Force SubCom Press Release November 20, 2018 New submarine cable system will provide connectivity between Samoa and Tahiti with branches to Niue, Cook Island and Bora Bora EATONTOWN, N.J., USA, Nov 19, 2018 – SubCom and the Manatua Consortium announced the contract is in force for the [...]

2018-11-20T10:23:50-04:00November 20th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , |

New Chairman Of Samoa Submarine Cable Company

New Man At The Helm Of Samoa Submarine Cable Company By Elizabeth Ah-Hi May 9, 2018 The Samoa Submarine Cable Company has a new Chairman. He is Pauli Prince Suhren who is taking over from Leiataua Alden Godinet after one-year tenure as per the shareholders agreement. Pauli was in a celebratory mood, pointing out the [...]

High-Speed Broadband Goes Live In Samoa

High-Speed Broadband Goes Live In Samoa By InfoZine February 9, 2018 The Asian Development Bank (ADB), the World Bank Group, and the Government of Australia joined the Government of Samoa to celebrate the arrival of high-speed internet in the country at a ceremony at the TATTE Convention Centre Friday. Apia, Samoa - infoZine - The [...]

2018-02-09T14:14:00-04:00February 9th, 2018|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

TE SubCom, SSCC To Build New Cable Depot

TE SubCom and Samoa Submarine Cable Company (SSCC) To Build A New Cable Depot In Samoa To Service The South Pacific Marine Maintenance Agreement (SPMMA) TE SubCom Press Release January 28, 2018 With support from the Government of Samoa, TE SubCom and SSCC will construct the new depot in the Port of Apia, Samoa EATONTOWN, [...]

Samoa Cable Moves Excite Cabinet Minister

Cable Moves Excite Cabinet Minister By Elizabeth Ah-Hi January 31, 2018 The future is exciting for the Information Communication Technology (I.C.T.) in Samoa. That’s the belief of the Minister of Communications and Information Technology, Afamasaga Rico Tupai, who provided an update about the state of the Tui Samoa Cable as well as other key I.C.T. [...]

2018-02-02T10:08:59-04:00February 2nd, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , , |