HGC Broadband extends its fiber network to Lung Kwu Tan
Meet the connectivity needs of the villagers with other smart and Wi-Fi services planned for the future
HONG KONG, April 19, 2021 / PRNewswire / – HGC Global Communications Limited (HGC), a fully-fledged fixed line operator and ICT service provider with extensive local and international network coverage, services and infrastructure, today announced that HGC Broadband, broadband service Group, extends its fiber optic network to Lung Kwu Tan by Tuen Mun, providing broadband services with a bandwidth of up to 1 Gbit / s. It should be commissioned in mid-2021, serving more than 2,000 homes. A groundbreaking ceremony was held on April 18 to officially launch the project.
HGC is one of two telecommunications operators participating in the government grant program to extend fiber optic networks to villages in remote areas. HGC will not only meet the demand for broadband broadband services in remote areas of Hong Kong, but will also provide more smart and Wi-Fi services to further improve the quality of life of the villagers.
Andrew Kwok, CEO of HGC, said: “As a telecommunications operator based in Hong Kong, HGC is committed to providing complete network coverage based on fiber Hong Kong. In recent years, HGC has actively extended its network to villages and remote areas in order to provide local residents with high-speed, reliable and cost-effective services. Special thanks to the Office of the Communications Authority (OFCA), New Territories Heung Yee Kuk, main contractor Top Express Enterprise Group Limited and Village Telephone Limited as well as the villagers of Lung Kwu Tan for their support and support. close cooperation, which allowed for a smooth implementation. of this project. Going forward, HGC will continue to provide villages with smarter Wi-Fi solutions and services and transform them into smart villages. “
About HGC Global Communications Limited
HGC Global Communications Limited (HGC) is a leading Hong Kong and international fixed operator. The company has a large network and infrastructure Hong Kong and abroad and provides various kinds of services. HGC has 23 offices abroad, with activities on 5 continents. It provides telecommunications infrastructure services to other operators and serves as a service provider to businesses and households. The company provides comprehensive telecommunications, data center, ICT solutions and broadband services for local, overseas, enterprise and mass markets. HGC owns and operates an extensive fiber optic network, five cross-border telecommunications routes integrated with leading telecommunications operators on the continent China and connects to hundreds of world-class international telecommunications carriers. HGC is one of Hong Kong largest Wi-Fi service providers, operating more than 29,000 Wi-Fi access points Hong Kong. The company is committed to investing more and enriching its current infrastructure and, at the same time, adding the latest technologies and developing its infrastructure services and solutions. HGC is a portfolio company of I Squared Capital, an independent global infrastructure investment manager focused on energy, utilities and transportation in North America, Europe and some fast growing economies.
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