CANTO Weekly Newsletter – BNamericas: 06/13/14

Puerto Rico unveils San Juan fiber optic internet project – Puerto Rico GSMA, IDB create LatAm broadband policy training center – Regional Guatemala court suspends controversial telecoms law – Guatemala Colombia’s EPM to expand into Costa Rica – Colombia, Costa Rica Austria regulator agrees América Móvil, Telekom Austria pact –...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter – BNamericas: 06/06/14

Roundup: Aeroméxico and Panasonic, Dominican Republic GDP, Spacenet – Dominican R., Mexico Latin America leads ethernet switch market growth – Regional Rural Costa Rica internet project gets under way – Costa Rica Honduras mobile phone “black list” anti-crime system launched – Honduras Millicom launches satellite pay-TV services in Costa Rica,...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter – BNamericas: 05/30/14

Dominican Republic telco regulator aims to expand access, reduce costs – Dominican R. C&WC sees mixed results across Caribbean, Panama markets in FY14 – Regional Motorola betting on FM radio, price to sell Moto E in Latin America – Regional Guatemalan court upholds controversial telco law – Guatemala Alcatel-Lucent opens...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter – BNamericas: 05/23/14

The information presented and opinions expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the views of CANTO and/or its members. LIME completes Cayman Islands 4G LTE roll-out – Caribbean LIME launches 4G HSPA+ in Antigua & Barbuda – Caribbean Mobile email rollout overwhelms Cuba’s dated infrastructure...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter – BNamericas: 05/16/14

Friday, May 16, 2014 Jamaica’s internet subscriptions en route to 1mn – Jamaica Claro, Orange win Dominican Republic spectrum awards – Dominican R. Telefónica highlights increased Mexico, Colombia, Chile Q1 contribution – Regional IDB measuring LatAm, Caribbean broadband penetration – Regional Cash-strapped Hondutel shuts customer service centers – Honduras The...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter – BNamericas: 05/10/14

  Chile’s VTR sees 10% revenue decline on forex movements – Chile, Puerto Rico Dominican Rep holds public consultation on digital TV norms – Dominican R. Costa Rica’s ICE, Telefónica launch telephony, internet works – Costa Rica Entel grows in Q1 as profit drops – Regional Panama elects Juan Varela...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter – BNamericas: 05/03/14

LatAm broadband is getting cheaper – report – Regional Roundup: Costa Rica phone thefts, Dominican Republic’s accessibility plan, digital TV setback – Regional Cuba’s Etecsa to improve mobile e-mail service – Cuba Russia, India and Cuba criticize NETMundial – Regional Nokia’s revenue falls as it appoints new CEO – Regional...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter – BNamericas: 04/25/14

  Netflix reaches 12.7mn int’l subscribers, plans price hike – Regional Roundup: Microsoft, Orange Dominicana, Ideiasnet – Brazil, Dominican R. Cuba files complaint against US over covert social network – Cuba Chile advocates for net neutrality at NETMundial – Regional Firefox mobile OS added FM radio from LatAm experience –...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter – BNamericas: 04/18/14

  Friday, April 18, 2014 Roundup: Level 3, Embratel, Indotel – Regional Cybersecurity, greater internet representation top LatAm claims at global internet forum – Regional Dominican Republic telcos object to approval of Orange acquisition – Dominican R. Digicel sells 60,000 own-brand smartphones – Jamaica CWC to launch 4G LTE in...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter – BNamericas: 04/11/14

Cuba controversy: Castro cries foul, US pleads innocence – Cuba Indotel approves Orange Dominicana sale – Dominican R. USAID accuses AP of inaccuracies in Cuba controversy – Cuba Jamaica to earn US$115mn in 700 MHz spectrum sale, renewals – Jamaica Dominican Republic’s telecom regulator resumes spectrum tender – Dominican R....