October 2, 2008

Examine the Telecommunications Infrastructure & Fixed Network Operators in Hong Kong

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/e97acd/hong_kong_teleco) has announced the addition of the "Hong Kong - Telecommunications Infrastructure & Fixed Network Operators" report to their offering.

Consistent with its status as one of the leading telecommunications economies in the world, Hong Kong has built itself world-class telecom infrastructure. Digitalised since 1995, the Special Administrative Region has been wired with almost 400,000km of optical fibre, with the vast majority of households covered by this extensive broadband network. The rollout has been characterised by the utilisation of practically every type of technology. Hong Kong is naturally a key regional telecommunications hub and as such is the landing point for a significant number of strategically important submarine cables. This report reviews the infrastructure established in Hong Kong, and the key service providers.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Synopsis

2. Telecommunications infrastructure

2.1 Overview

2.2 Mainland connection

2.3 National infrastructure

3. Full liberalisation of FTNS market

3.1 Local and STD calls

3.2 International calls

4. Submarine cable networks

4.1 Level 3 Communications Ltd

4.2 Teleglobe (VSNL International)

4.3 Asia Netcom (formerly Asia Global Crossing)

4.4 China Unicom (Hong Kong) Group Ltd

4.5 Hutchison Global Telecommunications (Hong Kong)

4.6 C2C Pte Ltd

4.7 MCI (WorldCom)

4.8 Telstra/PCCW strategy

4.9 Tricom Asia Ltd

5. Satellite networks

5.1 AsiaSat

5.2 APStar

5.3 Asia Broadcast Satellite

6. Major Players in the FTNS market

6.1 Pacific Century CyberWorks (PCCW)

6.2 City Telecom (HK) Ltd

6.3 Hutchison Whampoa Ltd

6.4 Wharf T&T Hong Kong

6.5 New World Telecommunications Ltd (formerly New World Telephone)

6.6 Pacific Internet Hong Kong

7. Related reports

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