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Argentina approves installation of Tannat and Malbec cables

Wednesday 29 July 2020 | 11:59 CET | News
Argentina's communications regulator Enacom has approved the installation of two international subsea cable systems with a landing point in the town of Las Toninas in the Buenos Aires province. The watchdog said it authorised Google and GlobeNet to proceed with the installation of the Tannat (Brazil-Uruguay-Argentina) and Malbec (Brazil-Argentina) fibre-optic cable systems with a view to expand international bandwidth in internet services to serve current and future demand.

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Companies: Enacom / GlobeNet / Google
Countries: Argentina
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