Kingston to tender cable contract

29 Jul 2004

The Jamaican government is expected to launch a tender for a licence to build and operate a submarine fibre-optic cable linking the island with a number of other Caribbean countries and the US in the next few months. As it stands Cable & Wireless Jamaica owns the two major cables that service the island.

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