Huawei wins $51 mln contract to link Kuril Islands to internet

Huawei Tech Co., a subsidiary of the Chinese technology giant Huawei, has beat out Finland’s Nokia for a $51 million contract to connect the Kuril Islands in Russia’s Far East to broadband internet. Huawei’s contract is to supply Rostelcom, one of Russia’s largest telecommunications companies, with equipment, lay underwater and land fiberoptic cable, install equipment […]