Watershed moment for African Internet

Installation of first direct subsea link between Africa and South America begins in Angola 9 August, 2017 – Luanda, Angola – Angola Cables today took a step closer to completion of the South Atlantic Cable System (SACS) at an official launch in Sangano, Angola. SACS is the first direct link between Africa and South America.…

Angola Cables present in Ilhabela Sailing Week

Mussulo III, one of the favorites in the Alcatrazes race, and the new boat Mussulo 40 are present in the most traditional competition in Latin America. The event takes place between the 1st and 9th of July in Ilhabela, Sao Paulo. Angola Cables advances to new steps in its telecommunications project in Brazil, which includes…

Angola Cables to peer at NAPAfrica

Angola Cables, a leading telecoms operator is expanding its network reach and peering capabilities across the globe. With an aim to become a major IP transit and MPLS player in sub-Saharan Africa, Angola Cables has chosen NAPAfrica as its peering point. NAPAfrica is Africa’s largest Internet Exchange Point (IXP), with over 240 unique connected networks…

Angola hosts Future Forum to drive economic diversification

As part of its strategy to diversify the economy, the Angolan Ministry of Science and Technology recently hosted an event to highlight the important role that science, technology and education play in driving socio-economic development. Entitled ‘Future Forum’ , the inaugural event featured decision makers from the public, private and social impact sectors from Angola, South…