The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is funding Turkey’s investment in a new high-tech fibre-optic submarine communications cable system that will carry data between 17 countries, from Singapore to France and Italy.
The Bank is providing a US$ 50 million loan to Türk Telekom Group, Turkey’s largest telecommunications company, which is building the new submarine cable system in a consortium with 17 other telecommunications operators.
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♦Collaboration seeks synergy between PCCW Global and HKT solutions and TTI’s unique geographical footprint♦
HKT (SEHK: 6823) – HONG KONG / ISTANBUL, TURKEY, MAY 4, 2016 – PCCW Global, the international operating division of HKT, Hong Kong’s premier telecommunications service provider, and Türk Telekom International (TTI), a leading telecommunication operator across Central & Eastern Europe, Turkey, Caucasus, and the Middle East, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to explore service portfolio and geographic synergies between two leading telecommunications companies.
The SEA-ME-WE 5 consortium will be hosting a roundtable discussion about its incredible submarine cable system. Come join us at ITW and learn more about how SEA-ME-WE 5 can enrich your business.
• • Fiber-Optic infrastructure connects Turkey with 17 countries on 3 continents • •
Türk Telekom International (TTI) announced completion of the Turkey’s interconnection “port” at Marmaris in Mugla, Turkey, connecting its customers to the 20,000 kilometer SEA-ME- WE 5 fiber-optic cable infrastructure developed by a 17-nation consortium. TTI is Turkey’s exclusive partner in the SEA-ME- WE 5 subsea, high-capacity fiber-optic cable project that will deliver data across 3 continents at speeds of up to 24 terabytes per-second beginning in November, 2016.
**With a growing global partnership portfolio, the latest agreement sees Batelco partner with Türk Telekom International**
Manama, Bahrain: Batelco, in keeping with its global expansion plans, has signed a series of agreements with different operators across the world. Türk Telekom International (Türk Telekom International) now joins Batelco’s diversified portfolio of global partners. Türk Telekom International is a leading telecommunication operator in Central and Eastern Europe, Turkey, Caucasus, the Middle East and Asia, providing a full range of Internet and data infrastructure, data center and wholesale voice services and solutions.
Türk Telekom International has been named the Best Eastern European Wholesale Carrier and won the trophy for the Best Wholesale Sales Team at the Global Carrier Awards 2015.
Türk Telekom International (Türk Telekom International) – the leading telecommunication operator in the CEE region, Turkey, Caucasus and Middle East was awarded with The Best Eastern European Wholesale Carrier and The Best Wholesale Sales Team award at the Global Carrier awards in Paris, the most important event dedicated to the international wholesale telecommunication industry, which took place on 3rd of November 2015.
Sept. 11, 2015 – Türk Telekom International is proud to be shortlisted from 170+ entrants for the Global Carrier Awards 2015 in the below categories:
This Collaboration Underscores Both Companies’ Commitment
to Network Quality and Improved Regional Access
London, UK, and Istanbul, Turkey – May 13, 2015 – NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the global data and IP services arm of Fortune Global 500 telecom leader NTT (NYSE: NTT), announced today that it has been selected by Türk Telekom International (Türk Telekom International), a leading telecommunication operator in the CEE region, Turkey, Caucasus and Middle East, to supply wholesale IP transit services to support growing demand for Türk Telekom International’s full range of Internet/data, infrastructure and wholesale services across its service area.
Türk Telekom International has signed the C&MA (Construction and Maintenance Agreement) and becomes a full member of the SEA-ME-WE 5 submarine cable consortium. SEA-ME-WE 5 system which is set to start operating at the end of 2016 will connect 18 countries from Southeast Asia to Western Europe with an approximate length of 20,000 km.
Türk Telekom International, the subsidiary within Türk Telekom Group which is responsible for the sales and marketing of international wholesale voice and data infrastructure services, becomes a full member of the SEA-ME-WE 5 submarine cable consortium.