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Subtel, Huawei exploring possible Chile-China fibre link

Tuesday 18 April 2017 | 09:47 CET | News
Chilean communications regulator Subtel has signed an agreement with Huawei to explore the viability of installing a direct underwater fibre-optic cable link between Chile and China. The technical feasibility agreement was signed by Chile's undersecretary of telecommunications Rodrigo Ramirez and Huawei's country manager Dong Xiaozhou and will analyse the possible routes and cost of the Pacific Ocean subsea link. Ramirez is due to travel to China this week to discuss the project with other potential interested parties.

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Companies: Huawei / Subtel
Countries: Chile / China
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