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MENA Cables signs IRU agreement with Telecom Egypt

Thursday 23 January 2014 | 13:14 CET | News
Orascom Telecom Media and Technology Holding (OTMT) has announced that its subsidiary MENA Cables has signed an IRU (Indefeasible Right of Use) agreement with Telecom Egypt for diversified dark fibre pairs between Zaafarana and Abu-Talat after acquiring the mandatory permits. This completes the terrestrial infrastructure of its MENA submarine cable system extending across Egypt. The term of the IRU agreement is 20 years. As a result of using Telecom Egypt's cross-Egypt infrastructure, MENA is expected to complete and launch the MENA Submarine Cable, its first fibre-optic submarine cable

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Orascom Telecom / Telecom Egypt
Countries: Egypt
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