Submarine cables down, affect connectivity: UNN

Syazwani Hj Rosli

Several international submarine cables are down affecting telecommunication operators in the region including Brunei, the Unified National Networks (UNN) stated yesterday.

UNN in a release added that it has affected connection speed of both fixed and mobile networks and access to international sites.

UNN said the issue is beyond its control and they are working round the clock to ensure traffic control and manage the situation.

UNN will continue to update the public on the progress.

The announcement explained Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Minister of Finance and Economy II Dato Seri Setia Dr Awang Haji Mohd Amin Liew bin Abdullah’s statement on the issue of slow Internet speed during the COVID-19 press conference recently.