On 24 Apr, CT & 6 other Asian Pacific-based global partners launched the New Cross Pacific (NCP) Cable Network project to be put into operation by 2017 to connect Mainland CN, TW, KR, JP with the US with a total length of >13,000 km. The NCP will become the largest capacity and lowest latency submarine cable from Asia to North America.
On 1-7 March, Steven Tan, VP of CTG Carrier Business Department, visited the Japanese and Korean Operators with his team to introduce CTG’s business strength, in particular the business and product development strategy with the major operators, and to discuss the recent projects and opportunities to prepare for the business development in 2015.
In early 2015, CTG completed the China-Nepal extension and the testing with NCELL in Zhangmu. The system is now ready and the transmission channel towards Nepal is officially opened. CTG set up cross-border systems with NCELL, Nepal Telecom and Mercantel in Zhangmu and Giyong to provide bilateral and transit communications services.