Rostelecom Deploys Fiber to Kurgan

Russia’s national telecommunication service provider Rostelecom has deployed fiber optic networks in the Kurgan region. Rostelecom’s subscribers in the region can access to the high-speed telecommunication services. Rostelecom has announced that the coverage of its fiber optic network has reached to around 156,000 households in the Kurgan region. This amounts to half of the households in the region. Network coverage…

Safaricom Plans Fiber Connection to 2,000 More Households

Kenya’s telecommunication service provider Safaricom plans to connect 2,000 more households to its fiber optic network by the end of 2015. The operator says the move will reduce its reliance on its voice business as a profit driver. Safaricom says it has so far connected 6,047 homes and plans to increase the number by using 2,328 kilometers of fiber cable…

Awasr Signs Pact With OBC for Fiber Optic Broadband Services

Oman based Fiber optic broadband service provider Awasr has signed pact with Oman Broadband Company (OBC) to roll out services from 2016. Awasr claims to be the only fiber optic broadband service provider in the Sultanate of Oman. The agreement with OBC will allow Awasr to launch its ultra-fast internet services to the houses and businesses across the country. Awasr…

Prysmian to Build Fiber Optic Factory in Mexico

Prysmian Cables y Sistemas de Mexico, with headquarters in Durango and an office in Mexico City, will build a fiber optic factory in Durango with an initial investment in machinery and a new building of approximately 10.5ml USD with a capacity up to 2,000,000 Fiber kilometers per year. Phase 1 of the investment will be accomplished in 2016 with a…