Prime Minister Hon, James Marape officially launched the Coral Sea Cable in Port Moresby today in the presence of Australian High Commissioner to PNG, His Excellency, Jon Philp, and Minister for Information and Communication, Hon. Timothy Masiu, Minister for State Enterprises, Hon. Sasindran Muthuvel and officials from PNG DataCo Limited and the ICT industry.
Coral Sea Cable, is a 4700 kilometres cable connecting Port Moresby and Honiara with Sydney and the rest of the world and is Australian’s Flagship investment in PNG’s Information and Communication Technology infrastructure.
This massive project was jointly funded by the Australian Government with co-contribution from PNG Government and Solomon Islands.