Telecom News

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...

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 03/02/17

Jamaica sets deadline for telecom infrastructure-sharing rules – Jamaica Sprint to buy Open Mobile in Puerto Rico – Puerto Rico Comarch implements operations support system for Telefónica LatAm – Regional PayPal Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results – Regional Microsoft cloud strength highlights second quarter results – Regional...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter- BNAmericas 27/01/17

European MVNO Transatel expands roaming to 23 Caribbean islands – Caribbean Dominican telecom watchdog updates noncompliance fines – Dominican R. Cuba implements new prepaid services – Cuba Comptel lands US$1.3mn Tier-1 contract in South America – Regional Trump asserts protectionist agenda in inaugural speech – Mexico, Regional European MVNO Transatel...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter- BNAmericas 20/01/17

ICT tender: Trinidad looks for CCTV equipment – Trinidad & Tobago Cuba’s algorithms to strengthen electric power system – Cuba Digicel launches LTE in British Virgin Islands – Caribbean, Virgin Islands Digitalization value depends on public-private alignment – Regional Telefónica, IDB, ICC promote digitalization of LatAm economy – Regional ICT...