International Telecommunications Union

Niuatoputapu connects to high-speed internet

Member of Parliament for the Niuas, Vatau Hui commissioned the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Satellite Project on the island Wednesday.

Niuatoputapu is now connected to much faster internet connection and emergency communications through a satellite type dubbed as VSAT (very small aperture terminal).

The newly installed VSAT at the Government’s Representative office, offers free and high-speed internet connection to the people of Niuatoputapu for the next 10 months with a speed of 20 megabit per second (20mbps).