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  • 19 November 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Huawei Marine and PCCW Global said that the submarine cable used in the MARS project has landed on Rodrigues Island, an outer island that forms part of Mauritius. The MARS project is the first submarine cable system to connect the islands of Mauritius and Rodrigues. The MARS project uses Huawei’s 100G WDM transmission technology to […]

  • 11 January 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    PCCW Global, an operating division of HKT, Hong Kong’s premier telecommunications provider, and network specialist Ciena® Corporation announced a capacity upgrade to the carrier’s subsea network with Ciena’s industry-leading WaveLogic™ coherent optical 100G networking solutions. This upgrade will significantly increase the capacity beyond the original design of PCCW Global’s North Asia subsea routes, which span […]

  • 17 November 2016

    PCCW Global, the international operating division of HKT, has selected the Djibouti Data Center (DDC) to help facilitate network expansion and the provision of colocation and undersea fiber cable access services in East Africa. The Djibouti Data Center has been built to Tier III data center standards and serves as a meeting point for undersea […]

  • 18 January 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    PCCW Global, the international operating division of Hong Kong’s HKT, has partnered with Aqua Comms to deliver transatlantic capacity on Aqua Comms’ America Europe Connect (AEConnect) subsea fiber optic cable system, which would enable PCCW Global to obtain additional route diversity. With more than 52 Tbps of available capacity, the AEConnect system utilizes optical technologies, such as 130 […]

  • 18 July 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Submarine cables solutions provider E-marine said it has begun works to install the ‘Mauritius and Rodrigues Submarine Cable System’ (MARS). The first submarine cable between Mauritius and Rodrigues Island is being built to meet the increasing demand for internet connectivity in the region. PCCW Global, the international operating division of HKT, has agreed with Mauritius […]

  • 21 December 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    PCCW Global and Orange will jointly land the 12,000 km long Pakistan & East Africa Connecting Europe (PEACE) cable in Marseille, France, scheduled to go into service in 2020. When complete, the PEACE cable system will offer the shortest routes from China to Europe and Africa, interconnecting three of the world’s most populous continent. The […]

  • 8 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    PCCW Global and Telecom Egypt recently signed a landing party agreement in Beijing. This agreement will enable the Pakistan & East Africa Connecting Europe (PEACE) cable system to land and cross Egypt, effectively linking Asia, Africa and Europe with a 12,000km ultra-low latency high-speed cable system. The trilateral agreement between Telecom Egypt, PCCW Global and […]

  • 23 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Ooredoo Global Services (OGS), the wholesale arm of telecommunications provider Ooredoo, has announced three major agreements that will extend its range of services and international support. Yousuf Abdulla Al-Kubaisi, CEO, OGS, said: “Ooredoo Global Services continues to forge ahead with its strategy to become the premium partner for wholesale carriers looking for connectivity in the Middle East, […]

  • 6 March 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Huawei Marine has said it will partner with PCCW Global to construct the first submarine cable between Mauritius and Rodrigues Island. Located north-east of Mauritius, Rodrigues is a small volcanic island, with its local telecommunications services currently provided by satellite connectivity. PCCW Global has agreed with Mauritius Telecom to construct and maintain a submarine cable […]

  • 21 January 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    PCCW Global and PEACE Cable International Network will cooperate on the PEACE South extension of the Pakistan East Africa Connecting Europe (PEACE) submarine cable system. This cooperation positions PEACE as a major cable system to head south from the Europe-Asia route, in a move that will deliver connectivity to the entire southern African region. The […]

  • 19 April 2016
    Operations & Maintenance

    MTN Group, PCCW Global, Saudi Telecom Company (STC), Telecom Egypt (TE) and Telkom South Africa have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the construction of the new ‘Africa-1’ submarine cable system. This consortium-funded system will connect Africa with the Middle East and South Central Asia and provide onward connectivity to Europe. Africa-1 will have at […]

  • 20 September 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Orange, PCCW Global and PEACE officially signed their agreement to deploy the new submarine cable- PEACE Med. The draft agreement was announced during the Capacity Europe event in November 2018. This agreement marks the arrival of the first Chinese private submarine cable in France. PEACE refers to Pakistan and East Africa Connecting Europe, is an […]

  • 14 October 2013

    This report analyzes the worldwide Cumulative Installations of Submarine Optical Fiber Cables in Thousand Kilometers. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for Africa, Transatlantic, Europe & Mediterranean, Transpacific, and South East Asia. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The […]

  • 17 November 2017

    PLDT, telecoms and digital services provider, is expanding its international cable system capacity to address the growing need for overseas data connectivity. By end-2017, the total capacity of PLDT international submarine cable links (including non-Philippines terminating) will reach 4.497 Terabits per second (Tbps). This is a nearly 140% increase in capacity from end-2015, when total capacity […]

  • 26 June 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Ciena® Corporation, the network specialist, toay announced that the Japan-U.S. Cable Network is upgrading its trans-Pacific submarine network, which spans close to 23,000 kilometers from the U.S. to Japan, with Ciena’s market-leading coherent 100 Gigabits per second (100G) technology. Expected to be in service in early 2013, the upgraded network will bring five terabits per […]

  • 24 October 2019
    Project & Tenders

    PLDT has finalized the technical and management agreements with a consortium of international providers to further increase its capacity and resiliency of its direct undersea fiber links to the United States and Japan through the trans-Pacific cable system called ‘JUPITER’. Spanning 14,000 kilometers, the new undersea fiber will connect to PLDT’s cable landing station in […]

  • 30 October 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    A consortium comprising of NTT Communications, SoftBank, Facebook, Amazon, PLDT and PCCW Global, has signed an agreement to participate in the construction and maintenance of the JUPITER optical submarine cable between Asia and the United States. The JUPITER cable system will have a total length of 14,000 kilometers connecting Japan, the U.S. and the Philippines, […]

  • 18 September 2015

    Cologix announced that members of the Pacific Caribbean Cable System consortium have deployed Points of Presence (PoPs) in Cologix’s JAX 1 data center. Until today, Internet and private network traffic destined for the Caribbean and most parts of South America had to traverse terrestrial networks down the Florida peninsula and across older subsea systems, primarily […]

  • 10 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded the approximately $615 million contract to construct Permanent Canal Closures & Pumps (PCCP) at the mouths of the 17th Street, Orleans Avenue and London Avenue outfall canals on April 17, 2013 to PCCP Constructors JV. The PCCP will provide a permanent and more sustainable measure for reducing the […]

  • 3 August 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks (ASN) has completed the commissioning of the Pacific Caribbean Cable System (PCCS), a 6000km undersea cable linking Florida, in the United States, to Ecuador and which has now entered into commercial service. PCCS is owned by a group of telecommunications operators consisting of Cable & Wireless Communications, Setar, Telconet, Telefónica Global Solutions […]

  • 11 December 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Cable & Wireless Communications has become one of the founder members of a consortium to build a new submarine cable system that will increase access to fast broadband and pay TV in the Caribbean, Central and South America. The Pacific Caribbean Cable System (PCCS) will span 6,000km from Jacksonville, Florida to Manta, Ecuador. The cable […]

  • 14 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans District (MVN), and its contractor will temporarily close one east- and westbound lane on Lakeshore Drive between Marconi Drive and the Mardi Gras Fountain. The approximately thirty-day, seven-day per week closures will begin on Friday, August 15 to accommodate construction of the Orleans Avenue Canal PCCP. The […]