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New Caledonia launches tender for new international subsea cable system

Monday 1 April 2019 | 12:49 CET | News
OPT New Caledonia announced the launch of a tender process for a new international subsea cable, in a project recommended by local government to consolidate and secure connectivity in the region. With an estimated budget of XPF 4.5 billion (EUR 37.7 million), the cable will link New Caledonia to Fiji. Its main objective will be to provide additional network capacity and resilience to the existing Gondwana-1 cable system, which connects New Caledonia to Australia. 

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: OPT New Caledonia
Countries: New Caledonia
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