Can Argentina’s Big Fiber Plans Live Up To Reality?

Can Argentina’s Big Fiber Plans Live Up To Reality? By Bnamericas February 5, 2021 The government of Argentine President Alberto Fernández has bold plans for the country’s national fiber network, known as Refefo, which went live over a decade ago. In an event promoted by 5G Americas last week, Juan Gnius, Argentina ICT planning and universalization director, called [...]

2021-02-05T15:18:20-05:00February 5th, 2021|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

NZ Landing ‘Obvious Choice’ for Chile-China Cable

NZ Landing Station an 'Obvious Choice' for Chile-to-China Internet Cable By Tom Pullar-Strecker, September 5, 2019 Chile could put the New Zealand government on the spot by asking it to allow a proposed US$500 million (NZ$794m) internet cable linking Chile and China to come ashore in Auckland, industry sources believe. A spokesman for Communications Minister Kris Faafoi said [...]

2019-09-05T13:43:42-04:00September 5th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

WFN Strategies, TMG Awarded Chile Transpacific Project

Project to Build Gigantic Fiber Optic Cable Between Chile and Asia: Government Awards Feasibility Study By Patricia San Juan, Latercera September 4, 2019 The winners of the tender were the consortium made up of Telecommunications Management Group Inc and WFN Strategies LLC. The Ministry of Transport and Telecommunications (MTT) through the Undersecretariat for Telecommunications (Subtel) [...]