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CANTO Chairman Talks of ‘Net Neutrality’ Trade-off in Light of Over-the-top Operators

    March 23, 2017 Kieron Murdoch The Big Stories 0 Comments Reposted from the Daily Observer The Chairman of the Caribbean Association of National Telecoms Operators (CANTO) has argued that there must be a trade-off of “strict net neutrality” rules if telecommunications service providers are to continue to operate...

CANTO Launches 11th Annual WTISD – Video Competition

  World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD) spearheaded by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) will be observed on Wednesday, May 17th 2017.  According to the ITU “The theme for WTISD 2017 is in line with ITU’s work highlighting the technological developments that have facilitated the emergence of Big Data,...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter- BNAmericas 10/03/17

ICT tender: Jamaica needs platform to manage public capex – Jamaica Cuba bets on ICT for economic development – Cuba Altice sees 6% revenue rise in Dominican Republic in Q4 – Dominican R. ICT tender: Trinidad needs risk management system for trade ministry – Trinidad & Tobago Cabify speeds up...

Secretary General’s Address on International Women’s Day

“International Women’s Day is a time to reflect on progress made, to call for change and to celebrate acts of courage and determination by ordinary women who have played an extraordinary role in the history of their countries and communities” United Nations The United Nations calls for us to consider...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter- BNAmericas 03/03/17

Sprint, Open Mobile to create new player in Puerto Rico – Puerto Rico Cuba’s Etecsa sets prices for residential internet – Cuba Digicel to virtualize infra in CentAm, Caribbean – Caribbean, Central America Digicel partners with Affirmed Networks for 5G transition – Jamaica Moody’s downgrades ratings of America Movil –...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter- BNAmericas 24/02/17

Regional policies could boost internet use in Caribbean – NGO – Caribbean Cuba blocks SMS from foreign applications – Cuba Dominican Republic to begin digital switchover in 2019 – Dominican R. Sigfox and Telefónica strike global deal to offer IoT services worldwide – Regional Big data to become new revenue...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter- BNAmericas 17/02/17

Liberty Global LatAm revenues up 2% in Q4 – Regional Google brings ‘fact checking’ to Latin America – Regional IBM targets emerging tech in LatAm’s first ‘Garage’ – Brazil, Regional 5G Americas report outlines LTE, 5G evolution – Regional Toshiba chairman resigns on loss in nuclear business – Regional Liberty...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter- BNAmericas 10/02/17

Dominican Rep seeks ITU assistance to modify telecom law – Dominican R. Claro investing in modernizing Dominican infrastructure – Dominican R. Orange to build 1,900km cable linking Guyana, Martinique, Guadeloupe – Caribbean Twitter posts 1% Q4 revenue growth – Regional IBM, Ericsson announce research advance for 5G communications networks –...