Mobily expands international link

24 Jan 2008

Saudi cellular operator Mobily has announced an expansion to its e-cable international fibre-optic cable project. The USD150 million cable will connect the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia and Egypt to international links in Europe. e-cable will also interconnect to SE-ME-WE 4, SE-ME-WE 3 and FLAG. Mobily is working with its parent, Etisalat of the UAE, and sister company Etisalat Misr of Egypt on the deployment of the part-terrestrial and part-undersea network.