SpeedCast International Limited (ASX: SDA), a leading global satellite communications and network service provider, today announced a multi-million dollar agreement with Multinet Pakistan Pvt Limited (“Multinet”), a terrestrial connectivity service provider in Pakistan, which enables Multinet to add satellite communications solutions to its private network solution offerings. With support from SpeedCast, Multinet can expand its service coverage to the most remote areas of Pakistan via satellite.

In this multi-year service agreement, SpeedCast will provide Multinet enterprise connectivity based on the new generation satellite communications technology. To support the required connectivity and service level to the end users, SpeedCast will deploy two iDirect® Hubs in Pakistan. Backed by SpeedCast’s world-class infrastructure, Multinet can now offer reliable connectivity to the most remote areas of Pakistan.

“Multinet always thrives to provide premium communication services to its customers regardless of locational constraints. We see great value in working with SpeedCast as our trustworthy business partner to expand our stretch to remote areas in the country to provide high quality VSAT services,” commented Adnan Asdar Ali, Chief Executive Officer, Multinet Pakistan Pvt, Limited.

“At SpeedCast, we see customer success as one of our key driving values,” said Pierre-Jean Beylier, CEO of SpeedCast. “In the past ten years, we were honoured to work in Pakistan to provide robust and efficient connectivity solutions. Now we are thrilled that our partnership with Multinet will enable our valued customer to roll out its new satellite communications solutions to Pakistan.”

About Multinet Pakistan Pvt Limited
Multinet Pakistan Private Limited is one of the premier infrastructure and communication solution provider for leading carriers and enterprises in the region. Over the years it has established itself as connectivity and managed services partner of choice covering all market verticals. Multinet has one of the most dense customer base in Pakistan catering to the communication needs of enterprises of all sizes by providing them robust and cost effective communication solutions.

Multinet excels in providing leading edge connectivity solutions to B2B segments on its own digital optic fiber infrastructure spanning over 107 cities across Pakistan. Multinet has successfully expanded its DWDM fully redundant, self-healing ring architecture network to over 13,000km covering 107 cities across Pakistan, and continues to aggressively invest in extending its reach further.

About SpeedCast International Limited
SpeedCast International Limited (ASX: SDA) is a leading global satellite communications and network service provider, offering high-quality managed network services in over 90 countries and a global maritime network serving customers worldwide. With a worldwide network of 33 sales and support offices and 31 teleport operations, SpeedCast has a unique infrastructure to serve the requirements of customers globally. With over 5,000 links on land and at sea supporting mission critical applications, SpeedCast has distinguished itself with a strong operational expertise and a highly efficient support organization. For more information, visit http://www.speedcast.com/.