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Tata Communications to build submarine cable connecting six countries in Asia Pacific

The Free Press Journal | 16/06/2020 03:58 PM | Click to read full article

Tata Communications, a member of Asia Direct Cable (ADC) Consortium, is building a high-performance submarine cable connecting China (Hong Kong SAR and Guangdong Province), Japan, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. This project will provide an additional route to Tata Communications’ existing global network. It is expected to be completed by 2022.

The consortium has selected NEC Corporation, a Japanese multinational information technology and electronics company, to construct the 9,400-kilometer long ADC cable.