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Mislatel Signs MoU with NGCP to Utilize Fiber Infrastructures

Philippines-based Udenna Corporation which is part of Mislatel Consortium is now considering the possibility of utilizing the fiber optic infrastructures owned by National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP). By using the existing fiber facilities, Mislatel can launch its telecommunication services in the Philippines. Udenna and NGCP had signed an MoU to conduct the feasibility. Philippines’ power transmission grid is…

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Construction Commences for the Maud Street Landing Station

Construction of the landing station for the Sunshine Coast Submarine Fiber Optic Cable System in Maud Street is progressing. The Sunshine Coast City Council had allocated a fund of US$4.67million for the cable landing station, which is the major land-based facility. The project cost for the Sunshine Coast International Broadband Submarine Cable network is calculated at US$24.8million. The City Council…

ZTE Establishes ITU’s First Standard for Unidentified Network Threat Detection

Chinese telecom solutions provider, ZTE Corporation has initiated for an international standard for ‘Unidentified Network Threat Detection and Defense System. The press release published in the supplier’s site stated that they have established an international standard project for unidentified network threat detection and defense at the SG17 Plenary Meeting of Telecommunication Standardization Sector of International Telecommunications Union (ITU) in Geneva,…

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Hyperoptic Appoints New Managing Director for Infrastructure Business

UK’s broadband provider Hyperoptic has appointed new Managing Director and joins hands with others in its new executive team. Moray Falconer has been appointed as Managing Director, Infrastructure at Hyperoptic. Falconer joins Charles Davies, MD, ISP, and Pascal Koster, CTIO, and will report into its CEO, Dana Tobak, CBE. Different from conventional business strategies, Hyperoptic work directly with its partners…

French Guiana to Martinique Kanawa Submarine cable system

Orange Inaugurates Kanawa Submarine Cable System

France based Orange on 16th January 2019 inaugurated the submarine fiber optic cable system that is designed to strengthen the communication in French Guiana and the Antilles. Named as Kanawa submarine cable System, the fiber optic submarine cable system stretches 1,746 kilometers linking the French Guiana and Martinique. Kanawa Submarine fiber optic cable system is fully financed by the Orange…

Taiwan 5G-CHT Pilot Project

Taiwan 5G Alliance-CHT Pilot Team Signs MoU with Korea 5G Forum

The “Taiwan 5G Alliance – CHT Pilot Team” has signed a MoU with Korea 5G Forum to leverage each other’s strengths and Promote 5G Ecosystem. The CHT Pilot team is organized by CHT under the supervision of the Taiwanese Ministry of Economic Affairs. The MoU with Korea 5G Forum will establish a strategic partnership for 5G development and deployment. The…