Press Releases

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 Welcomes Caribbean ICT Collaboration Committee

In a move to shape and align the strategic ICT agenda in the region, the Caribbean Telecommunications Union (CTU) brought several regional ICT stakeholders together at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Port of Spain, Trinidad on 5th and 6th December 2016. In attendance were senior officials representing Governments, Regulators, CANTO, CARICOM,...

Automated FTTX Network Planning and Cost Calculations Combined with Demand Aggregation Secures Fiber Broadband Business Case

Comsof and COS Systems announce that FiberPlanIT, used for automated FTTx network planning, and COS Service Zones, used for Demand Aggregation, have been verified to be used collaboratively to enable fast and accurate fiber plans and deployment cost estimates based on actual customer demand. Ghent, Belgium – The starting point...

CANTO Responds to “ECTEL Moving Ahead with Net Neutrality Policy”

PORT of SPAIN, 21 NOVEMBER, 2016 –. ECTEL, a regional regulator of Caribbean operators issued a release on November 11, 2016 titled ‘ECTEL Moving Ahead With Net Neutrality‘. CANTO issued its Code of Practice on the 21st July 2016, which supports several of the provisions of ECTEL’s policy viz: PORT...