Indonesia's Palapa undersea cable project to start in 2016

Tuesday 15 March 2016 | 16:41 CET | News
Indonesia's overly-delayed nationwide undersea cable Palapa Ring project will start soon following the signing of the government's commitment to guarantee the broadband network project connecting the entire archipelago, writes local publication The Jakarta Post. The Palapa Ring project, which will involve laying down 11,000 kilometers of undersea fiber-optic cable, will be split into three sections, namely the West, Central and East package. The project's aim is to expand broadband service availability to all regions within Indonesia as well as to reduce its usage costs. Expected to start in

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