Telecom Egypt signs subsea cable branch deal with St Helena

Wednesday 4 November 2020 | 10:03 CET | News
Telecom Egypt and St Helena Government (SHG) have signed an agreement to connect the British Overseas Territory in the South Atlantic Ocean to Telecom Egypt's subsea system over the Equiano submarine cable system. Telecom Egypt will be the first to provide the island with a fibre-optic connection to the rest of the world. The cable is due to be delivered to the island by early 2022 via a branch that will be 1,140 km long.

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Companies: Telecom Egypt
Countries: Egypt / United Kingdom
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