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U.S., Australia and Japan to Fund Undersea Cable in the Pacific

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“This will support increased economic growth, drive development opportunities, and help to improve living standards as the region recovers from the severe impacts of COVID-19,” according to a joint statement from the United States, Japan, and Australia. December 18, 2021 With the bid to boost internet accessibility in three Pacific......
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Internet Connectivity to be Get a Boost in 3,195 Gram Panchayats in Jammu & Kashmir

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On assessing the implementation of the Bharat broadband scheme in the rural areas of Jammu & Kashmir, it came to light that 408 gram panchayats and 14 block headquarters have been equipped with internet connection through optical fibre cable (OFC) and 658 gram panchayats are VSAT-enabled. November 17, 2021 Within......
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Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai seeks INR 4,000 crore for Optical Fibre Network

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The state has formulated the KOFN project which would cost INR 4300 crore including the cost of network maintenance for a period of 15 years, the CM explained. September 15, 2021 Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai has appealed to the Central Government for a grant of INR 4,300 crore for......
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Facebook and Telcos to Extend Subsea Cable to Four Countries

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Facebook and a team of African and global telecoms companies will add four more countries to its world’s largest subsea cable project, widening the build project in Africa earlier than planned. August 16, 2021 Facebook has announced that it would extend to four more branches the “most comprehensive” subsea cable......
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TSSC Partners with CSC to Train 1 Lakh Rural Youth for Maintenance of BharatNet

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The training will be conducted through CSC Academy and will focus on providing VLEs as well as rural youth with knowledge about optical fiber applications, splicing of optical fiber, installation of optical fiber cables, along with entrepreneurship and soft skills training. June 22, 2021 Telecom Sector Skill Council (TSSC) has......