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HFCL Completes Broadband Connectivity in Gram Panchayats in Jharkhand for BharatNet Project

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After the completion of the OFC laying by HFCL, Jharkhand has become the first state in the country to provide broadband connectivity in all gram panchayats. The company has also deployed 7,869 km of OFC network which links 3,209 gram panchayats, with the GPON network in Punjab. May 6, 2022......
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Zain Global Connect introduces J2M Subsea Cable

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The J2M subsea cable system, which will connect Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Marseille, France is expected to be operational in early 2023. April 26, 2022 Zain Global Connect (ZGC), the wholesale carrier subsidiary of Zain Group which is a leading telecom innovator in seven markets across the Middle East and......
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BSNL CMD: BBNL to be merged with BSNL this month

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After the merger with BBNL, BSNL will get 5.67 lakh km of optical fibre that is laid across 1.85 lakh village panchayats in the country using the Universal Service Obligation Fund (USOF). March 30, 2022 According to a senior government official, the project of the government to merge Bharat Broadband......
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Vision to Connect Villages through Optical Fibre Cables will Bridge Urban-Rural Digital Divide

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Mr. R. Sridharan, Chief Executive Officer, Birla Cable Ltd. and President, Vindhya Telelinks Ltd., M.P. Birla Group, says, “the Honourable Finance Minister has announced about covering the entire country by laying optical fibre cables for the creation of quality broadband infrastructure”. First of all, the Budget 2022-23 has given a......
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Bharti Airtel now a part of SEA-ME-WE-6 Undersea Cable consortium

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The optical fibre cable system or the SEA-ME-WE-6 will provide one of the lowest latencies at a transfer rate of 100 TB – or 40,000 high-def videos – per second. Within the cable system, Airtel will add a considerable amount of 100 TBPS capacity. March 10, 2022 Bharti Airtel Limited......
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Indonesia-based Telco Indosat Ooredoo to build Submarine Cable spanning 18,000 km

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The Networks Asia Connect Cable System (ACC-1) will provide a transmission speed capacity of 240Tbit/sec. The submarine cable by Indosat Ooredoo is going to connect countries including – Indonesia, Singapore, Australia, Japan, and the US. February 15, 2022 Central Jakarta, Indonesia-headquartered Indosat Ooredoo Hutchison and Inligo Networks, an independent private......
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Six Lakh Villages to be Fiberised by 2025: Devusinh Chauhan

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The fiberisation of the remote and rural areas with optical fibre cable will be implemented under the PPP model to achieve affordable broadband connectivity. February 9, 2022 Minister of State for Communications Devusinh Chauhan has expressed that the Government of India is aiming to fiberise 6 lakh villages by 2025.......
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BBNL-BSNL Merger and BharatNet Work to be Concluded in this Fiscal

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The scope of the BharatNet project was further extended in July last year when it was decided that the government would provide INR 19,041 crore as viability gap funding. 1.71 lakh gram panchayats are interconnected out of the country’s 2.5 lakh gram panchayats. January 17, 2022 With the aim to......
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DoT Achieves Deployment of 50000 Plus Access Points Under PM-WANI

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Under BharatNet, more than 17,000-gram panchayats have been made service ready in 2021, while nearly 1.8 lakh gram panchayats have been connected by laying 5,52,514 km optical fibre cable till 1 November 2021. November 29, 2021 More than 125 Public Data Office Aggregators (PDOAs) and 63 app providers have been......
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HFCL Appoints New Key Executives for OFC business in US and Netherlands

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As per the stock exchnage filing submitted by HFCL, “With an aim to garner scale globally and substantially increase its international business, HFCL has onboarded Dr. Peter A Weimann as the CTO and Mr. Jochen Arms as the Vice President – Sales (DACH Europe) for the Optical Fibre & Cable......