Telkom allocates IDR 9 trln to backbone rollout

Thursday 12 December 2013 | 00:08 CET | News
Indonesian communications carrier Telekomunikasi Indonesia (Telkom) will earmark at least IDR 9 trillion for the build of backbone infrastructure to support broadband services. One of the focal points for Telkom's backbone and network expansion next year is advancing its Indonesia Digital Network (IDN) project, the Jakarta Post writes citing Telkom director for network and solution Rizkan Chandra. The IDN project aims to roll out fibre optic networks across Indonesia, including links across Papua. The company is investing around USD 71.1 million in the Papua Cable System,which is scheduled

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Companies: Telekomunikasi Indonesia / Telkom / Telkomsel
Countries: Indonesia
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