20th Meeting of the Regional Interagency Working Group on Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
On 11 November 2016 the 20th Meeting of the Regional Inter-agency Working Group on ICT will take place in the ITU Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific.
ESCAP has published a new study that aims to provide an analysis on broadband connectivity, including domestic and international Internet connectivity as well as international bandwidth.
Senior government representatives from more than 35 Asia-Pacific countries endorsed the Asia-Pacific Information Superhighway, supporting the development of seamless regional connectivity.
Development of mesh networks for redundancy with a combination of terrestrial and submarine cables is needed to reconnect the Bay of Bengal, according to Mr. Samarajiva of LIRNEAsia.