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Visit From Ambassador of Rwanda

Visit From Ambassador of Rwanda

On Monday 23rd November 2020, the General Director of Djibouti Telecom Mr Mohamed Assoweh warmly received the Ambassador of Rwanda H.E. Mrs Hope Tumukunde Gasatura at Haramous submarine cable station. Djibouti and Rwanda have a strong longstanding relationship with...

Sponsoring Forum Africain Des Ports

Sponsoring Forum Africain Des Ports

Earlier this week, we were pleased to attend and participate in the Forum Africain Des Ports event which we were Gold Sponsors. The event was held at the prestigious Djibouti Kempinski palace and with very little in terms of physical events in the current global...

Private Interconnection Bandwidth To Hit 13,300TBPS

Private Interconnection Bandwidth To Hit 13,300TBPS

We recently came across a very informative and insightful article from Capacity Media. The full article is uploaded and linked to below, but we've extracted a few key takeaways first: Equinix’s latest Global Interconnection Index (GXI) predicts private connectivity at...

Hosting High Level Ethiopian Delegation

Hosting High Level Ethiopian Delegation

On Sunday 4th October, the Ministry of Communication (in charge of posts and telecommunications) of Djibouti and our Director General Mohamed ASSOWEH welcomed a high level delegation led by the Ethiopian Finance Minister, Ahmed Shide. This comes on the back of our...

Djibouti Mobile Money Launch

Djibouti Mobile Money Launch

Initiated by Djibouti Telecom, D-Money is a new Digital Mobile Money service recently launched across Djibouti. This new innovative service allows users to carry out digital money transfers and payments directly from mobile phones. In an increasingly digital world,...

2Africa subsea cable to boost connectivity across Africa

2Africa subsea cable to boost connectivity across Africa

Djibouti as a country and Djibouti Telecom are proud to be involved in the 2Africa subsea cable project led by Facebook. Dubbed as '2Africa' it is one of the largest subsea projects in the world, connecting 23 countries in Africa, the Middle East and Europe. Djibouti...

Update on COVID-19

Update on COVID-19

The situation with COVID-19 is dynamic worldwide and has evolved in the past few weeks in our region too. In these testing times, we, as a global community must work in cohesion to limit the spread of infections. Quite understandably and in line with most of the...

Renovation of the Djibouti-Ethiopia Digital Corridor

Renovation of the Djibouti-Ethiopia Digital Corridor

Ethio Telecom and Djibouti Telecom are pleased to announce the planned renovation of the Djibouti-Ethiopia Digital Corridor. A high level delegation was sent by Ethio Telecom and were met by our Director General Mohamed Assoweh Bouh. The renovation of the fiber optics...

DARE1 Cable Lands at Final Stop

DARE1 Cable Lands at Final Stop

Today, Friday 6th March 2020, marks the landing of the DARE1 cable at it's final stop - the great Kenyan coastal city of Mombasa. Our team headed by Mohamed Ahmed (International Business Director) flew to Mombasa to take part in the ceremonial event hosted by our...