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Southern Cross Cable 20% price cut not nearly enough - Kordia boss

Kordia NZ boss Scott Bartlett

Bartlett explains why much deeper cuts are needed. UPDATED with comments from CallPlus Chairman Malcolm Dick.

Curran pounces as fault hits Southern Cross Cable

The Southern Cross Cable's figure 8 design

The head of one major ISP says it illlustrates NZ's vulnerability. Another plays down the incident and says the Labour MP's language was over-the-top.

Southern Cross Cable responds to Dick attack over 20-hour outage

Monopoly provider disputes account of July 28-July 29 2001 incident, details upgrades.

Southern Cross Cable slashes rates – don’t hold your breath for cheaper broadband

CallPlus boss Mark Callander

The fine print is not so promising for business and residential internet customers as the 50% Telecom-owned cable operator lowers its pricing by 44%. Tuanz wonders if the cut is aimed in part at protecting Southern Cross' monopoly as NZ's only broadband connection to the outside world.

Global cable contenders angle for Crown business