Bid to beat China to PNG domestic internet cable

Australia's Foreign Minister Marise Payne. Picture: REUTERS/Faith Ninivaggi

CANBERRA, (THE AUSTRALIAN) – Australia is in talks with Papua New Guinea to finance its domestic internet cable network, in a bid to shut out Chinese company Huawei from building the infrastructure amid warnings its involvement would pose an unacceptable cybersecurity risk. The Australian has learned a taskforce from the Department of Foreign Affairs and […]

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