NTT Ltd announced on December 13, 2019 that it will commence the construction of the MIST submarine cable system, a 12 fiber-pair and 240Tbps large-capacity submarine cable conneting Singapore, Myanmar and India (Mumbai and Chennai). Orient Link Pte. Ltd. (Orient Link), a strategic joint venture of NTT, JICT and WEN Capital, will undertake the construction of MIST cable system. The cost of the MIST cable system is approximately USD400million. NTT aims to link its large-scale data centers in Singapore, Myanmar and India with the MIST cable system.