Lebanon boosts internet access with link to IMEWE

Wednesday 6 July 2011 | 10:23 CET | News
Lebanon has begun preparations for the launch of a submarine cable to give ISPs more capacity and help lower connectivity prices in the country. A statement from an adviser to telecommunications minister Nicolas Sehnawi confirmed that people could expect "important developments" in the sector thanks to the liberalization of the international cables known as IMEWE and Cadmos. Sehnawi will present a draft bill to the Cabinet in the coming three weeks that would reduce the prices of internet services in the country. The ministry contacted ISPs on 4 July to inform them that the capacity they had

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Alfa / Cedar B.V. / MTC
Countries: Lebanon
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