Consortium wins Palapa Ring network project in Indonesia

Friday 30 September 2016 | 09:41 CET | News
Indonesia's Communications and Information Technology Ministry has signed an agreement with a consortium for the deployment of the eastern part of the Palapa Ring I fiber optic network project. The consortium comprises Moratelindo, IBS and Smart Telecom, and will be in charge of the development of the eastern part of the network, connecting East Nusa Tenggara, Maluku, West Papua and Papua. The network will span 8,454 kilometers and is expected to involve overall investments of IDR 14 trillion (approximately USD 1 billion).

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