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in June last year, India's financial and corporate affairs minister mei DE (Arjun Ram Meghwal) to solve the problem of shortage of hospital nurses came to DE HuoLiYa village.Was ready to call the assistant discussion questions, but the minister has been can't find the mobile phone signal.So he had to use a ladder climbed up the tree, stands on the tree played the whole on the phone., ,
Indian netizen said, "this is the digital India."Even if the network signal is bad, but India has long monopolized the neighboring Nepal's Internet.But recently, India's monopoly was broken by China finally:
1, Nepal official access to the Internet in China!One
china-nepal border land cable opened,
according to People's Daily reports china-nepal border land cable opening ceremony on January 12, in Nepal's capital Kathmandu, Nepal telecom headquarters.
China telecom international co., LTD., South Asia area chief delegate yong-lin wang,, in
2013, China telecom and Nepal telecom three telecom operators such as construction agreement;China optical cable construction in April
2014, in September of that year is finished.,
but due to reasons such as earthquakes, landslides and heavy snow mountain, fiber optic cable has been damaged, and then been repaired.Repeatedly, from formally started, took three and a half years time, in the end to complete.From Kathmandu,, ,
test results show that the mainland China to Hong Kong, China, the time delay, only about 73 milliseconds, than after arrived in Hong Kong, China, India via Singapore routing, shorten the whole more than 50 milliseconds.Visual China
bring image: the future for a period of time, as China cable was put into operation, Nepal operators will have the opportunity to significantly reduce the purchase cost of international Internet broadband access, so that end users also have the opportunity to dramatically reduce the cost of mobile Internet traffic, Nepal telecom card, general manager, said Minnie.,
not only that, but the direction of China's Internet direct couplet is helpful to the rapid development of mobile Internet in Nepal, improve network permeability, Nepal has Internet economy outbreak of Nepal, Nepal's economic development a new engine."Indian express", said the project would end India's Internet in Nepal in the field of "monopoly";Nepal, the Himalayan times reported that the Chinese Internet opened to meet the demand of Nepal growing Internet provides alternative source, enhance the competitiveness of the domestic telecom operators in Nepal.,
in addition to have more options, more important is the direction of China's Internet access can help the Nepal from geographical network disadvantage into advantage, become the asia-pacific direction and south direction of the communication channel hub for the country, Nepal telecom international TBS ambrose, vice general manager Mr Khan said.
1993, Nepal official access to the Internet.In October last year, Nepal telecom department, according to a report of Nepal's 26 million people, 61% have used the Internet, and most of the mobile Internet.,
Indian Internet how bad
India's prime minister modi said already, for building "digital" India, committed about $70 billion, by 2019, 250000 villages through the network.In that case, why India network signal is so bad?,
netease research according to the Indian "Internet real-time status" website statistics, in 2016 India network coverage rate of 34.8%.But mainly concentrated in towns, India's vast rural areas is still in the blind area network, the digital divide between urban and rural areas is very large.And according to the Pew research center statistics, in 2015, India adults, only 22% of people use the Internet.In India,,
2 g and 3 g is the mainstream, proportion is much higher than the 3 g and 2 g, only a few operators offer 4 g networks, at the end of 2015, the number of 4 g network connection is only 3 million.Compared with that by the end of 2016, China's 4 g users accounted for 57.9%.4 g network theory rate can be up to 100 MBPS, download a movie you just need 1 g 82 seconds.2 g download a 1 g film but need about 18 hours.Comparing different signal using the number
bring India (source: the GSMA mobile India economic report 2016)
India's average speed in the global scope in the level.Speed is not stable, and the way such as snails, has been plagued by users in India.,
India's communications industry and software industry development difference is huge.As early as in 2012, the Indian software and services output has amounted to about $100 billion, accounting for 7.5% of India's GDP, but reeled communications industry.
infrastructure, India's public infrastructure is weak, even in the first-tier cities, such as power phenomenon also happen very often.
Nepal economic rely too much on India's,
is not only the Internet, the whole Nepal's economy is very dependent on India.According to the xinhua news agency reported earlier,, ,
in Nepal for India's economy dependence has reached more than 65%.,
annual trade volume between the two countries about $5 billion, accounts for two-thirds of the total foreign trade in Nepal.
Nepal and about 98% of a third country trade import and export goods through India.,
some key commodities such as fuel supply, almost one hundred percent dependent on India Nepal.,, ,
but in recent years, China and Nepal, has caused the Indian media "concern", they say that India is losing Nepal.
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the global times reported in November 2017, a delegation of 23 people, led by China's state railways began construction of the country's rail network for basic research.This led to a dynamic immediately to India's alarm.China occupied, print media have said Nepal, India will be at a disadvantage.However, unlike India will only as a strategic interests for Nepal, an 80 - year - old almost old man speaks nepalese voice: "the huge China market at home.The road in repair, we can live better.",,
in addition, according to People's Daily reported in October 2016, the investment by the overseas investment of Chinese electric power construction group company of Nepal on phase completion of A hydropower station.The "small project" for the severe power shortage of Nepal contributed more than 5% of the electricity generated.,,
the official xinhua news agency chief reporter Zhou Chengping said in Kathmandu, Nepal and China's relationship, for India may only involve its influence in neighbouring size, and is "a matter of life and death" issue for Nepal.
Nepal either borrow China sea do third country trade, or participate in the "area", for India, are a threat or loss.Compared due to the geographical factors, on the other side of the Himalayas, China port of transportation and trade between India and Nepal "traditional advantage" in the short term will not go away.,
the long run, China and Nepal implementation will also benefit the India cooperation agreement.Through Nepal, for example, the "bridge" of northern India can and connectivity in west of China, "the Himalayan belt is no longer a dream.
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