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East Asia operators, Facebook to build submarine cable with NEC

Thursday 15 March 2018 | 09:15 CET | News
The members of the Southeast Asia-Japan 2 consortium (SJC2) have signed an agreement with NEC to build a submarine cable connecting Singapore, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Hong Kong, Taiwan, mainland China, Korea and Japan. The 10,500-km submarine cable will have links to eleven cable landing stations in the region and is expected to be completed by the fourth quarter of 2020.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: China Mobile / Chuan Wei / Chunghwa Telecom / Facebook / KDDI / NEC / SingTel / SK Broadband / VNPT
Countries: Asia / Japan
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