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Pakistan's Internet Services Disrupted After Undersea Cable Develops Fault

Moneycontrol | 18/02/2021 05:24 PM | Click to read full article

The glitch was reported on Wednesday at the international submarine cable system near Egypt's Abu Talat area, following which the country experienced lower internet speeds and frequent outages.

Elaborating more details, the PTA mentioned the fault was developed at South East Asia-Middle East-Western Europe 5 (SEA-ME-WE 5). The international undersea cable is operated by the Trans World Associates (TWA) and it was reported by TWA through international connectivity towards Europe.