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Seacom holds talks with Google for capacity on Equiano cable

Thursday 18 July 2019 | 13:57 CET | News
Seacom is interested in acquiring capacity on Google's Equiano cable along the west coast to Europe, TechCentral reported. CEO Byron Clatterbuck said Seacom is also paying close attention to plans by Facebook to build a subsea system called Simba that may encircle Africa. Facebook is said to be planning to build Simba in two stages called Simba West and Simba East, and is in talks with telecommunications carriers to invest in the project, according to reports. 

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Companies: Google / Seacom
Countries: World
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