This is the second time this year the APG cable has crashed.
On the same day, the incident occurred on November 7 on the AAG sea cable has been overcome. The re-operation of AAG and SMW-3 helps Vietnamese network operators maintain the Internet connection, especially when the APG submarine cable crashes.
This incident affects about 10% of Internet traffic from Vietnam to international. VNPT-Net, a member of VNPT, is actively working with partners to find causes and make a detailed plan to address the issue as soon as possible.
Shortly after the sea cable optical cable incident, VNPT-Net organized the routing, prioritizing Internet traffic on other sea cables such as AAE-1, SMW-3 and CSC mainland international cable to ensure connection quality for customers.