P-SZ-GB0-001

Project Details
ID: P-SZ-GB0-001 Name: TELECOMMUNICATIONS I (ADB) Status: Completed Country: Swaziland
Sector: Communications Approval date: 22-nov-1972 Task Manager: NIKIEMA Denis, OINF3
Total cost: 3500000
Currency: UAC
Source(s) of financing
AfDB: 2200000
Government: 1300000
Implementing Agency: POSTS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION

Objectives

The project consists of: a) the extension and modernization of the urban networks in large centres such as Mbabane and Manzini. b) the conversion to automatic operation and extension of the telex system at Mbabane ; c) the conversion to automatic operation of the main trunk links which are also to be equipped to meet telegraph and telex requirements; and d) the conversion to automatic operation of shared lines.

Description

The project consists of: a) the extension and modernization of the urban networks in large centres such as Mbabane and Manzini. b) the conversion to automatic operation and extension of the telex system at Mbabane ; c) the conversion to automatic operation of the main trunk links which are also to be equipped to meet telegraph and telex requirements; and d) the conversion to automatic operation of shared lines.

Benefits

The project consists of: a) the extension and modernization of the urban networks in large centres such as Mbabane and Manzini. b) the conversion to automatic operation and extension of the telex system at Mbabane ; c) the conversion to automatic operation of the main trunk links which are also to be equipped to meet telegraph and telex requirements; and d) the conversion to automatic operation of shared lines.

Rational

The project consists of: a) the extension and modernization of the urban networks in large centres such as Mbabane and Manzini. b) the conversion to automatic operation and extension of the telex system at Mbabane ; c) the conversion to automatic operation of the main trunk links which are also to be equipped to meet telegraph and telex requirements; and d) the conversion to automatic operation of shared lines.