Bharti Airtel, China Telecom launch underground fibre cable

30 Dec 2010

Dow Jones Newswires reports that India’s Bharti Airtel has launched an ultra-high-capacity fibre-optic underground terrestrial cable system with China Telecom Corp to connect users in both India and China to global destinations. Bharti said this latest network will be its third international gateway for customers in India. Also, Bharti has signed a pact with China Telecom Corp to develop a communications network to connect users on both the companies’ networks across the world, it said.

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