China Telecom has announced its participation in the construction of a new submarine cable that connects directly to the Philippines, Hong Kong and the United States.
It is reported that China Telecom and the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (DICT) of the Philippines signed a letter of intent to use the government's cable landing facilities to launch its submarine cable.filling gel for optical fiber cable
According to reports, this is the third submarine cable project proposed by the Philippines to improve the quality of Internet services and reduce costs.
The Philippines said that the Philippines' geographical advantage makes it the most suitable global hub for Asia and Oceania.filling gel for optical fiber cable
China Telecom is studying the use of cable landing stations built by the Philippine government on Luzon. This is the same landing site as other cables, including a cable built by a consortium including social media giant Facebook.filling gel for optical fiber cable
It is reported that the consortiums involved in the construction of this submarine cable include China Telecom, Chelsea Holdings and Udenna Group, which are expected to be put into use by the end of 2019 or early 2020.