Town of Peace River to Get Telus Fiber Connection

Telus will expand construction of fiber optic networks to the Town of Peace River. Once the telecom operator finishes fiber optic network construction in the town, the community will be part of a few percent of communities in North America to get connected with the latest communication technology, reports Joanne McQuarrie in Peace River Record-Gazette. Telus will deliver high-speed broadband…

Valdor and Inteligencia form joint venture company TeleVal in Mexico

Valdor Technology International Inc. has made a joint venture company TeleVal with its Mexican partner Inteligencia. This is a 50/50 joint venture agreement that has been executed between Valdor and Inteligencia e Infraestructura En America S. A. (“Inteligencia”). The partners want to develop TeleVal as a leader in the Mexican and Latin American fibre optic technology markets. The imminent deregulation…

Telecom Market News 2015 March 25

Phase3 Telecom expands fibre optic cable link in West Africa WEST Africa’s largest independent fibre optic infrastructure and telecommunications services provider Phase3 Telecom has announced plans to commence the deployment of aerial fiber optic infrastructure from Kano in Nigeria to Gazaoua in the Republic of Niger. The network, which will run from Kano state through Katsina state before arriving at…

FTTx News Brief 2015 March 24

New Projects Enhance Connectivity in Botswana Esther Mmolai reports in AllAfrica.com that the Botswana Government departments, business community and private properties owners have been urged to embrace and support the Botswana Fibre Networks (BoFiNet) projects by allowing project teams to access their premises. Telefonica offers increased broadband speed in Spain Telefonica’s customers in Spain can now download speeds of up to…

Fiber Optic Telecom Market News 2015 March 23

Fixed broadband Internet competition to heat up as AIS enters fray CAT Telecom will also relaunch its FTTX (fibre to the x) broadband Internet … AIS claims that its FTTX network already covers all major buildings, … Cincinnati Bell shifting from wires to fiber optics Cincinnati Bell is betting its future on growing its fiber-optic network that … The company…

Turkmenistan Plans Turkmenbashi-Baku Fiber Optic Network

The former Soviet Republic Turkmenistan plans to construct a fiber optic network to connect to Azerbaijan. Fiber optic cable network will be installed through the Caspian Sea. The network is named Turkmenbashi-Baku fiber optic line, which will provide better connectivity and communication services to the people in both countries. New fiber optic connection will boost network deployments in both Azerbaijan…