Google has been developing hightech baloons which provides internet access to remote regions. These balloons floating in the stratosphere and can provide connectivity to a ground area about 40 km in diameter.
The government of Sri Lanka has just announced a partnership with Google. So it becomes the worlds first country with internet access via these technique. The deployment has just started and the entire launch is expected to be completed by March, 2016
More information: http://www.google.com/loon