Cuba’s Ministry of Communications says work is now underway to ascertain a brand new worldwide fiber optic cable Arimao, which is able to carry with it a rise and diversification of the island’s worldwide connectivity.
In accordance with the ministry, the linking course of and future exams are at the moment underway, after having concluded the bodily laying of the cable throughout the ocean, between Martinique and the province of Cienfuegos in central Cuba.
Telecommunications Director, Alejandro Ruiz Douglas, Mincom’s says the terrestrial half stays to be accomplished, in addition to the combination of the tools and techniques of the interconnected factors.
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In December 2022, Cuban Telecommunications Firm S.A. (ETECSA) and the French firm Orange S.A. agreed, to put a submarine cable that can assist cowl the Cuba’s wants when it comes to Web and broadband connection.
The two,500-kilometer Arimao reached land on January 10 in Martinique, after beginning its set up within the Tricontinental Port of Cienguegos, in Cuba.