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O'Brien-backed Caribbean cable system could link to Cuba - report

Friday 25 August 2017 | 15:03 CET | News
The Deep Blue Cable undersea cable infrastructure company backed by Digicel Group founder and chairman Denis O'Brien could land two spurs of its Caribbean network on the island of Cuba, according to a report in the Irish Times. Maps published by Deep Blue of the proposed cable system show a ring of undersea fibre circumnavigating the Caribbean, with one possible spur landing about 100 miles west of Havana, near Harlem, while the other lands on the southern side of Cuba, at the Bay of Pigs. The report adds that if Deep Blue's cable were to land on Cuba and traverse the island, it would

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Companies: Deep Blue Cable / Digicel / TE SubCom
Countries: Caribbean
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