Call to fix Lantau Island broadband speed

Hong Kong may have some of the fastest broadband connections in the world, but try telling that to Lantau Island residents.

A survey by the Islands Broadband Concern Group showed the average broadband downlink on the islands is just 4.59 Mbps – less than one-twentieth of the Hong Kong average of 92.6 Mbps.

Not surprisingly, 82% of residents surveyed are not happy with their internet service.

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Robert Clark has revealed on his blog that he wrote to the HKT managing director Alex Arena three weeks ago on behalf of the Islands Broadband Concern Group asking for a meeting between us and PCCW/HKT so the group could learn about its broadband plans.

Read the full Lantau Confidential post here:

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