SEA-ME-WE 5 Submarine Fiber Optic Cable Lands at Tuas, Singapore

Singapore’s incumbent telecom operator SingTel has confirmed the landing installation of the submarine fiber optic cable SEA-ME-WE 5 (5th cable route of South East Asia-Middle East-West Europe), which spans from Singapore to France connecting many Asian and European countries on its way. The landing of the submarine cable in Singapore was done at Tuas, which is a Western shore city. Tuas is largely an industrial zone located in the western part of Singapore, which is bounded by Tengeh Reservoir, Tuas Checkpoint, Straits of Johor, Tuas South Avenue 3, Tuas South Avenue 9, Tuas Road, Pan Island Expressway, and Raffles Golf Course boundary.