Orange inaugurates its new Kanawa submarine cable in Kourou


Orange inaugurates its new Kanawa submarine cable in Kourou and strengthens connectivity in French Guiana and the Antilles

The official inauguration of the Kanawa submarine cable took place yesterday in Kourou in the presence of François Ringuet, Mayor of Kourou, Thierry Kergall, Orange French Guiana Antilles Director and Stéphane Richard, Chairman and CEO of Orange. This 1,746 km-long cable linking French Guiana and Martinique was financed entirely by Orange. Completed in under two years, this cable will support and anticipate the strong growth in digital uses and improve the quality of the network.

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