Quantum company began work on laying a high-speed fiber optic cable throughput 160 Tb / s on the bottom of the Mediterranean Sea.
The cable will be stretched from Cyprus and Israel to Greece, and from there will go to Italy, France and Spain. Then it will be connected to the transatlantic MAREA cable.
The length of the cable will be almost 8 thousand kilometers. The work is expected to finish in 2020 year. The project cost is 200 million euro. It is developed by three countries - Cyprus, Greece and Israel.