Regional Submarine Telecommunications Project

Brief Summary
The project is to contribute to socio_economic development of Djibouti by providing efficient and reliable Information and Communication Technology Services. The project will meet the growing demand of international voice and data communication by connecting Djibouti to South East Asia – Middle East – Western Europe_5 (SEA_ME_WE_5 or SMW_5) submarine cable system. The
new cable will allow an additional capacity of 500 Gbps (from 35 Gbps in 2014).
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Start date
28 February 2015
End date
15 January 2017