Tonga fibre cable goes live

Wednesday 21 August 2013 | 04:13 CET | News
The Tonga Cable Corporation (TCC) has switched on the new fibre optic cable, bringing broadband to the island nation. The USD 32.8 million Pacific Regional Connectivity Project financed the development of the submarine cable system, supported by the World Bank Group, Asian Development Bank (ADB), and TCC. The 827km fibre optic cable system links Tonga to Fiji via the Southern Cross Cable -the main trans-Pacific link between Australia and the United States.

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Companies: Tonga Cable Corporation
Countries: Tonga
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