Azerbaijan prepares new resolution on TAE project

Azerbaijan prepares new resolution on TAE project
# 11 October 2011 10:26 (UTC +04:00)
Baku. Nijat Mustafayev – APA-Economics. Azerbaijan continues works on expansion of the national segment of fiber-optic cable trunk of “Trans Asia-Europa” (TAE), Azerbaijan’s Minister of Communications and Information Technologies Ali Abaasov said at the event held on the occasion of 20th anniversary of Azerbaijan’s state independence.

He spoke about TAE project and noted currently, Azerbaijan prepared the second resolution on TAE.

Note that, in October 1999, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey signed trilateral protocol for the realization of TAE. In December of the same year, the Azerbaijani segment of TAE fiber-optic cable began to be constructed. The construction was completed in 2001 and that same year, communication channels between Baku and Tbilisi were taken to TAE fiber-optic cable trunk.

Remind that, TAE cable trunk – communication network having great importance in 24,000 km distance between Chinese Shanghai and Germany’s Frankfurt-Main.
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THE OPERATION IS BEING PERFORMED