Welcome to the

SCW NewsFeed

Australia Launches New Pacific Infrastructure Initiative

Australia’s Prime Minister, Scott Morrison, has announced two new infrastructure programs to strengthen relations with Pacific island neighbors. 

New Pacific Infrastructure Partnership Announced

Geopolitics in the Pacific have already had an impact on submarine cable projects. 

Sandvine: Netflix Has 15% of Downstream Internet Traffic

Consultancy Sandvine has published its latest Global Internet Phenomena Report and says that Netflix is the #1 downstream application worldwide with almost 15% of global Internet traffic. 

Global Average Broadband Speed Is Rising

The website www.cable.co.uk has published its latest report tracking broadband speed measurements in 200 countries across multiple 12-month periods.  The report indicates that the global average speed is rising quickly.

CRTC Announces Details of the Broadband Fund

Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) has announced the criteria that will be used to evaluate applications for funding from its Broadband Fund.

World Bank Expects “Robust Growth” in Côte d’Ivoire

Côte d’Ivoire has struggled through years of civil war and internal unrest.  It is now in a period of peace and economic growth. 

Pacific Infrastructure Fund May Be Used for New Cables

As we predicted, a recently announced trilateral agreement to create a Pacific infrastructure fund may be used to finance submarine cables.

Report: Safaricom Looking at Ethiopia

Well, that didn’t take long.  Less than two weeks ago we noted the agreement between Ethiopia and Eritrea that ended their years of conflict and provided for cooperation in a number of areas. 

Search NewsFeed

About SubCableWorld

SubCableWorld is a news and information service that changes the way the submarine cable industry is covered. It presents the latest news from the industry, as well as real-time analysis of the market.