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  1. Business - Companies - DATA CENTRES

    Submarine cable operator surfaces as cloud computing host

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 02:13pm by BIEN PEREZ

    ... executive of Hong Kong-based Pacnet, the operator of Asia’s largest privately owned submarine cable network. Cloud computing enables enterprises to buy, lease, sell or distribute over the internet ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com Global Cloud Xchange, a provider of business communications services, plans to sharpen its focus on China and other emerging markets as it builds ...

  2. NTT submarine cable to make HK more wired

    Posted Feb 01st 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez NTT Communications and its Hong Kong subsidiary, NTT Com Asia, plan to launch a US$430 million submarine-cable system next year that will bolster the city's telecommunications links to the mainland, Japan and countries in Southeast Asia. Initial operations of the new Asia Submarine-cable Express (ASE) are expected to start in June next year and cover Japan, ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - IN THE SPOTLIGHT

    Why US spies wanted to tap Reach, PCCW-Telstra cable joint venture

    Posted Jul 14th 2013, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... a joint venture called Reach, which created a broad and powerful submarine communications network across the Asia-Pacific region. Through Reach, the companies owned a network stretching more than ... other major submarine cable systems. This partnership grabbed the attention of the US Federal Bureau of Investigation and Department of Justice, which reportedly compelled PCCW and Telstra ...

  4. Sub visit shows how far Sino-US ties have to go

    Posted May 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the visit even as it seeks to raise concerns with Washington over continuing military activities and surveillance off its coasts. The 109 metre submarine was dwarfed by the Cable as the two ships ... in part due to China's military modernisation. The presence of the Cable, backed by another submarine tender based in the Indian Ocean port of Diego Garcia, can significantly extend submarine ...

  5. Undersea cable repairs delayed by nuclear crisis

    Posted Apr 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Bien Perez International submarine cable operators face continued delays in repairing infrastructure damaged by last month's earthquake and tsunami, as the nuclear threat unfolds ... on three of the eight transpacific cable connections, according to Andrew Kwok Wing-pong, the senior vice-president of international business at Hutchison Global Communications (HGC), part ...

  6. Jakarta's submarine buy raises stakes in build-up

    Posted Feb 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... by deterring far larger navies. They also provide a secret intelligence role, able to tap undersea communications cables as well as spy on electronic signals and military movements far inland. While ... Greg Torode greg.torode@scmp.com Indonesia's recent US$1.1 billion move to buy three diesel-electric submarines from South Korea highlights the growing complexities beneath the waves ...

  7. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea enhancing submarines for ballistic missiles, says Seoul

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 11:14pm by AFP

    ... Agencies in Seoul North 'enhancing submarines for ballistic missiles' North Korea has tried to enhance its submarines to make them capable of firing ballistic missiles ... Korea developing a vertical missile launch tube for submarines," a ministry official said. North Korea has been attempting to modify its Soviet-era submarines so they can be used to launch ...

  8. News - World - RUSSIA

    Putin touts Russian weapons build-up with ICBM submarine launch

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 09:16pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Moscow With the launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile from a nuclear submarine, Russia will expand its arsenals to counter Nato and US Putin touts Russian ... an intercontinental ballistic missile from a nuclear submarine. At the same time, he emphasised that Russia would not enter a new arms race and would control its military budget to avoid overburdening ...

  9. Battle for submarine supremacy on the boil

    Posted Sep 01st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... number of surface ships. They also play a key intelligence role, transporting divers or tapping into undersea communication cables. In that regard, regional military analysts believe submarines ... Greg Torode If the East Asian military neighbourhood was a suburb, submarines would be the sport utility vehicle- everyone's just got to have one. With the spotlight on Beijing's ...

  10. News - Asia - MARITIME DISPUTES

    Vietnam tests hi-tech submarines as navy expansion gives China food for thought

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 12:19pm

    ... deterrent to China in the South China Sea in the form of Kilo-class submarines from Russia, which experts say could make Beijing think twice before pushing its much smaller neighbour around in disputed waters. A master of guerrilla warfare, Vietnam has taken possession of two of the submarines and will get a third in November under a US$2.6 billion deal agreed with Moscow in 2009. ...




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