2Africa extended to the Arabian Gulf, India, and Pakistan - Now the longest subsea cable system in the World

Originally published at: 2Africa extended to the Arabian Gulf, India, and Pakistan - Now the longest subsea cable system in the World

The 2Africa consortium, comprised of China Mobile International, Facebook, MTN GlobalConnect, Orange, stc, Telecom Egypt, Vodafone, and WIOCC, announced today the addition of a new segment – the 2Africa PEARLS branch – extending to the Arabian Gulf, India, and Pakistan. This extension will bring the total length of the 2Africa cable system to over 45,000…