Tunisia celebrates lighting of Hannibal

17 Nov 2009

Tunisie Telecom has inaugurated its first wholly owned submarine fibre-optic cable, known as ‘Hannibal.’ With an initial capacity of 40Gbps, expandable to 3,200Gbps, the cable, which connects Kelibia to the Italian city of Mazara, runs 180km and has been built at a cost of TND16 million (USD12.6 million).

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