25 Aug 2017

Solomons' Chamber calls on govt to resolve internet cable saga

From , 5:04 am on 25 August 2017

The business community in Solomon Islands wants the government to resolve issues delaying high speed internet for the country.

The proposed submarine cable needs to land in Sydney but Australia's security concerns with the Chinese telecom firm involved appear to be causing hold-ups.

Koroi Hawkins reports.

ERDF (Electricity Network Distribution France) and Louis Dreyfus company install an electric submarine cable and optical fiber between Quiberon and Belle-Ile-en-mer, western France, in 2015.

Photo: AFP