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Chile watchdog launches consultation on Asia-South America undersea cable project

Wednesday 30 January 2019 | 11:13 CET | News
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Chile's telecommunications watchdog Subtel has launched a public consultation on a plan announced by president Sebastian Pinera to build an undersea cable between the Asian and South American continents. Subtel called on interested parties to provide feedback on the so-called "Puerta Digital Asia-South America" project with a view to preparing the bidding rules for an economic, technical and legal feasibility study. "There is no direct physical digital connection with Asia, so developing this initiative is of great interest to South America," said telecommunications undersecretary Pamela Gidi

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