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T-V-H (Thailand-Vietnam-Hong Kong) is a submarine telecommunications cable system in the South China Sea linking Thailand, Vietnam, and Hong Kong.

It has landing points in:

It has a transmission capacity of 565 Mbit/s, and a total cable length of 3,367 km. It started operation on 8 February 1996.

Service disruptions[edit]

On 25 March 2007 this cable network was broken due to local "fishermen" who cut the cable to sell for scrap metals. It is estimated that the link would take 3 months to repair.[1]



  1. ^ "Vietnam has only one undersea telecom cable at present". English.vietnamnet.vn. 28 May 2007.
  2. ^ "Welcome to VNPT Website". Vnpt.com.vn. 9 October 2006. Retrieved 9 August 2018.