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PCCW Global and Phase3 Telecom collaboration signals new era of communications solutions for Nigeria and other West Africa nations - Agreement sees PCCW Global gain improved access to local networks in Nigeria via Phase3 Telecom’s fiber infrastructure.



PCCW Global, the Hong Kong-headquartered international operating division of HKT, Hong Kong's premier telecom service provider, has signed a collaborative agreement with Phase3 Telecom, a West African market leader in telecommunications infrastructure and broadband solutions.

PCCW Global operates an international network which covers more than 3,000 cities in 130 countries worldwide, providing services based on the latest Ethernet, IP, fiber and satellite transmission technologies in major cities across the globe as well as to markets in Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Latin America.

Phase3 Telecom is a National Long Distance Operator (NLDO) licensed by the Nigeria Communication Commission to provide transmission services to Nigerian telecommunications operators, Internet service providers and corporations using fiber optic systems carried along electricity infrastructure.

Co-operation between the two companies will enable new and advanced communications solutions for Nigeria and other West African countries with Phase3 Telecom now having access to PCCW Global’s vast international MPLS network covering major African cities such as Nairobi, Dar es Salaam, Maputo, Johannesburg, and Cape Town, as well as 3,000 other cities around the world. PCCW Global will also gain improved access to networks in Nigeria via Phase3 Telecom's robust fiber infrastructure.