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Chile's GTD to roll out 3,500km undersea cable

Thursday 13 September 2018 | 13:59 CET | News
Chilean telecommunications firm GTD has announced plans to install 3,500 km-long subsea fibre-optic cable from the northern city of Arica along the Pacific coast to Puerto Montt in the south of the country. The project, dubbed "Prat", was presented in the presence of Chile's transport and telecommunications minister Gloria Hutt, with GTD emphasising that its data transmission capacity will be doubled when the new network is completed in 2 years' time.

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