Angola Cables S.A. and NEC Corporation announced on 6th April that the contract to build the South Atlantic Cable System (SACS), the first subsea fiber optic cable system ever to connect Africa and South America in the southern hemisphere has come into force.
Singtel, Telstra, and SubPartners have teamed up and entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to build a new subsea cable, APX-West, connecting Perth and Singapore.
Huawei Marine announced on Tuesday that Transworld Associates（TWA）, a Pakistani internet and international connectivity provider, has contracted with Huawei Marine to upgrade its TW1 submarine cable system which connects Pakistan, United Arab Emirates and Oman.
Telefónica announced on 10th February the creation of Telxius, a new global company which brings together certain infrastructure assets of the Group. The infrastructure assets which will initially be brought together in Telxius will include approximately 15,000 Telefónica telecommunication towers in Spain and other countries, as well as the Telefónica Group´s international submarine cable systems.
According to Capacity media, Internexa signs agreement to use Telefónica’s BRUSA submarine cable infrastructure which will expand its network and improve its capabilities in the Americas. The long-term agreement contemplates the acquisition by Internexa of rights to use fractions of pairs of dark fiber on Telefónica’s submarine cable BRUSA.
Telefónica announced on March 9 the deployment of BRUSA, a new submarine cable nearly 11,000 km in length linking Rio de Janeiro and Fortaleza (Brazil) with San Juan (Puerto Rico) and Virginia Beach (USA). The cable is expected to begin operations in early 2018 reinforcing Telefónica’s infrastructure leadership in the Americas.
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