CANTO Weekly Newsletter – BNamericas 10/09/15

GlobeNet joins AMS-IX USA for pan-American connectivity – Regional Digicel cancels IPO due to market conditions – Caribbean, Central America Atlantic Tele-Network agrees to acquire KeyTech Bermuda – Caribbean Costa Rica to start charging for data by usage – Costa Rica Tigo Money El Salvador subscriber base swells 75% –...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter – BNamericas 10/02/15

Vodafone, Liberty end asset swap discussions – Chile, Puerto Rico Minister: Telecom liberalization was ‘revolutionary’ for Jamaica – Jamaica DR’s Indotel to regulate telecom service quality – Dominican R. Motorola: Design center launch is independent of crisis – Brazil, Regional Guatemala urged to auction AWS band – Guatemala   Vodafone,...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter – BNamericas 09/18/15

Dominican Rep. to launch connectivity project in November – Dominican R. Claro República Domincana launches m-banking services – Dominican R. KPMG: Mobile banking users to reach 1.8bn worldwide by 2019 – Regional Nicaragua to start digital TV switch-over – Nicaragua América Móvil aims to streamline LTE device homologation with Qualcomm...

Team Jamaica wins CANTO ‘s i-Create C.O.D.E. 1.0 Hackathon Competition

“Opportunity rarely follows the crowd. More and more often, great companies and products won’t be built in Silicon Valley, they will come from all over the world, particularly the nations of the Caribbean. I’m 1000% sure that the next great things will come from one of our nations, the only...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter – BNamericas 09/04/15

Friday, September 4, 2015 Caribbean Roundup – Regional Dominican Republic releases internet targets – Dominican R. Costa Rica’s state telco files suit against comptroller – Costa Rica New Inmarsat satellite to shake up LatAm broadband market – Regional LatAm international connectivity reaches 20.6Tbps – Regional Caribbean Roundup – Regional Huawei...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter – BNamericas 08/21/15

Friday, August 21, 2015 GfK: LatAm Q2 smartphone sales hurt by currency headwinds – Brazil, Regional 4G LTE to dominate Brazilian mobile connections by 2019 – Brazil, Regional Devices in LatAm: Argentina most costly, Mexico least – Regional Telcos-OTT deals in LatAm skyrocket despite carriers’ criticism – Regional Costa Rica’s...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter – BNamericas 08/14/15

Friday, August 14, 2015 Caribbean roundup: Mon Cash Haiti, Digicel-Mitel, Arsat-2 – Regional Telefónica boosts submarine capacity with Pacific cable – Regional Caribbean roundup: Ectel, spectrum in Dominica, Turks & Caicos’ LTE – Caribbean ICE rejects Costa Rican internet exchange point – Costa Rica AT&T to boost presence in LatAm...

CANTO Weekly Newsletter – BNamericas 07/20/15

Friday, July 31, 2015 Caribbean Roundup: Ericsson-CANTO, Etecsa, Altice – Regional Latin America “finally stabilizing” for Nokia in 2Q15 – Regional Samsung confirms weak Q2 as smartphone sales sputter – Regional IDC: LatAm connecting objects faster than global average – Regional Argentina, Nicaragua make biggest strides in ITU spectrum goal...