Jamaica

Flow Jamaica aiming to buy out minority shareholders
Flow seeking to halt new fixed termination rates
Jamaica delays wholesale rate cuts
Digicel enlists ZTE for LTE rollout in Central America/Caribbean
Digicel inks upgrade deal with Affirmed Networks
Currency weakness drags down Digicel top line
MVNO Monday: a guide to the week’s virtual operator developments
Symbiote to face licence probe
Symbiote still pushing for third licence award
CWC inks expansion deal with Ericsson
Jamaica to push ahead with licensing of third mobile operator
CWC taps Ericsson, Cisco for Caribbean IP backbone upgrades
Questions over future of Jamaica’s third mobile network
Flow taps Ericsson for managed services in North Caribbean
Digicel books EBITDA of USD1.16bn for FY2015/16
Digicel Jamaica launches LTE
Caricel taps Alepo for billing, charging and CRM solutions
Digicel, Huawei showcase 10Gbps 'XG-PON' technology in Jamaica
Caricel to be Jamaica's third mobile operator
Jamaican government approves third mobile player
Digicel Play reaches 20,000 customers in Jamaica
Digicel Jamaica hits 10,000 fibre subs
Jamaica could get third cellco
FLOW Jamaica begins 4G deployment
Digicel Jamaica passes 50,000 homes with new fibre network
Digicel Jamaica starts USD100m fibre rollout
Jamaican opposition calls for decision on VoIP blocking
Digicel pulls plug on IPO plans
CWC taps Ericsson for 3G, 4G overhaul
Digicel looking for up to USD2bn from IPO this month
Flow Jamaica to spend USD59.4 million
Jamaican utility firm eyeing future telecoms launch
Digicel files USD200m IPO
Cable & Wireless Jamaica reports 17% rise in revenues
LIME Jamaica given extension for launch of number portability
LIME Jamaica acquires wireless spectrum to support 4G services
Digicel boosts IoT business with Stream
CWC finalises Columbus International acquisition
LIME to pay Digicel USD12.8m in interconnect dispute
Joint scheme: wireless rollout to help marijuana farmers
US to help Jamaica develop rural broadband
Number portability manager to be selected within two weeks
LIME and Flow merger gets green light in Jamaica
Digicel attracts one million smartphone users
Alepo wins AAA contract with Digicel Jamaica
2011 merger between Digicel and Claro did not break Jamaican competition law
Five apply to manage Jamaica’s number portability system
Jamaican ISP DEKAL bought by CWC
Digicel CEO says investments hang on CWC/Columbus merger
Jamaica to regulate VoIP services
Minister promises number portability by end-May
ECTEL to ‘carefully monitor’ CWC’s proposed acquisition of Columbus International
OUR opens consultation on QoS norms
Jamaican government to examine CWC/Columbus deal
CWC agrees to buy Columbus International for USD1.85bn
Losses widen for Digicel as financing costs bite
Regulator looking for number portability manager
LIME calls in OUR to mediate dispute
Jamaican government highlights USF successes
Digicel completes Telstar takeover
CWC plans USD250m investment at LIME Jamaica
Jamaican regulator still undecided on VoIP blocking
OUR to delay decision on VoIP blockade
Digicel to enter fixed market with Telstar takeover
Viber slips through VoIP blockade
Regulator to step in over VoIP concerns
Regulator to host meeting on VoIP blockade
Digicel and LIME block VoIP providers
Digicel unhappy with free VoIP services
Jamaica to get IXP by August
LIME and Digicel unite to fight fraud
Minister promises to introduce new player to broadband market
Flow network damaged ‘daily’
Cellcos renew licences, bag cut-price LTE spectrum
LIME Jamaica overhauling networks
Digicel taps into budget market for 3G growth
Digicel opts for Accuris’ Wi-Fi offload solution
Digicel gearing up for expansion drive
Wanted dead or alive: Digicel and Flow offer reward after double vandalism cuts communications
Digicel blames exchange losses for drop in third-quarter sales
LIME to funnel JMD8 billion into HSPA+ network; SMA invites EoI for new licences
700MHz auction falls flat
Digicel announces USD39m investment plan
Digicel launches fixed line replacement offering
SMA plans to set 80MHz spectrum cap
Digicel ditches roaming rates in Caribbean
Digicel books USD2.8bn revenues
Digicel responds to LIME price cuts
LIME drops cross network tariffs by more than 50%
OUR slashes MTR
Jamaica delays LTE sale
Jamaica branch of Cuba-Venezuela cable goes live
PIC to increase stake in Columbus Communications
SMA sets out plans for 700MHz auction, sweetens deal for newcomers
Columbus deploys IP video platform; completes Karib Cable acquisition
700MHz spectrum up for grabs; MTRs may fall to JMD2
LIME cuts costs with Ericsson deal
Dauphin Telecom spearheads pan-Caribbean VoIP initiative
Haiti surpasses Jamaica as Digicel’s top earner
Digicel returns to previous voicemail system
Digicel deploys energy saving software
Government restates regulator reform goals
OUR calls for clarification on Digicel voicemail faults
Columbus hybrid IPTV voyage near completion
NP on the horizon
Jamaica plans LTE and fibre-optic cable auctions
Digicel MTR case rejected
Digicel launches HSPA+ network
Digicel strikes back at LIME
Digicel fights OUR right to lower MTR
Let the price war begin! LIME launches tariff offensive; MNP due before year end
Digicel revenues rise 14% boosted by VAS and ‘4G’
OUR sets interim MTR at JMD5 per minute
FTC gets green light to move against Digicel merger
Colombus to offer multiscreen services
Jamaica poised to bolster sector with new legislation
Digicel to build Haiti submarine cable link; leaving BTC treading water?
Jamaica plans for ‘super regulatory body’
LIME refreshes wireless sector with ‘4G’ rollout
Digicel drops cross-network tariffs, further squeezing LIME
OUR MTR recommendation rebuffed by Digicel
Jamaica to see new regulator and NP in near future?
LIME calls for an end to asymmetric termination rates
Flow to increase spending to USD350m over next five years
OUR looking to protect Claro customers
Minister sets two week deadline to solve competition crisis
Digicel to shut down Claro network
Digicel retaliates to FTC lawsuit
FTC looks to block Claro/Digicel merger
LIME Jamaica launches 100Mbps FTTH service
Digicel records strong growth
AM, Digicel agree asset swap in Jamaica and Honduras; El Salvador deal rumbles on
LIME puts the squeeze on government for MNP
LIME case leaves a sour taste
LIME takes legal action
Digicel deal to drive reform
Digicel-Claro deal receives approval
Jamaican regulator may split
Digicel posts 27% increase in revenue for FY2010/2011
LIME secures govt contract for NBN
State goes with Flow and a twist of LIME for broadband expansion
America Movil to swap Jamaican cellco for two Digicel ops
Digicel announces 3Q results
LIME completes USD35 million undersea link
Fourth wireless licence ‘a possibility’
Havana laugh? Cuba-Venezuela cable delayed until ‘July at the earliest’
Digicel launches WiMAX to non-business users
LIME to spend USD600 million over next five years
Digicel to launch ‘4G’ in August
Digicel Group announces annual results
C&W to build major new Caribbean submarine cable
New Jamaica-Cuba cable deal inked
Seahorse-1 pan-Caribbean undersea cable to be completed in 2013
LIME posts USD3.94 million quarterly net loss
Alepo provides WiMAX solution to Digicel
Digicel loses interconnection case against LIME
Number portability now ‘a priority issue’
Digicel appoints ZTE as strategic WiMAX partner
Government plans for single regulator get thumbs up from ops
Digicel maps out WiMAX plan
LIME and Claro sign network sharing deal
Digicel to launch residential WiMax within a year
LIME launches 3G
Cobian acquires rights to Trans-Caribbean Cable Network
Single bidder for WiMAX licence
LIME and Digicel accuse each other of line blocking
SMA calls for interest in WiMAX licences
Tender for island-wide WiMAX licences opens in January
SMA to open bid for 2.5GHz spectrum
C&WJ names date for 3G launch
MiPhone to adopt Claro brand
Cable & Wireless mulls rebrand to LIME, report
Four interested in WiMAX licences
C&W Jamaica’s quarterly mobile revenues fall; losses narrow slightly
Ericsson signs IP core network and systems integration contract with C&W Jamaica
MCT publishes details of 2.5GHz auction
C&W to create single Caribbean outfit
Flow seeks approval for two more purchases
WiMAX licences to be awarded this summer
Islandwide cable licences coming soon
America Movil plans MiPhone investment
C&WJ to expand network
MiPhone to cost AM USD70 million - report
Wireless resellers require licences
C&W Jamaica to launch VoIP business services
Flow continues acquisitive track
America Movil to buy MiPhone
America Movil to buy Oceanic, pending approval
Fixed line competition hots up
Digicel posts 4Q revenue of USD347 million
Flow buys NCCN
Digicel posts impressive first quarter subscriber growth
MiPhone preparing EV-DO launch for this year
Flow expected to be awarded national cable licence
MiPhone announces PTT agreement
Columbus to spend JOD6.7 billion on Flow network in 2007
Digicel launches mobile TV
C&W plans JOD5 billion upgrade
CWJ plans USD200 million internet upgrade
C&WJ boosts earnings & profits in Sept quarter
Digicel outlines investment plans
Broadband wireless licences finally garner some interest
Single telecoms regulator to be in place by end 2007
Jamaica accounts for two-thirds of Digicel annual turnover
Two mobile licences to be issued
C&WJ launches pre-paid landline service
Two remain in bidding for fourth cellular licence
Flow plans entrance to residential sector
Digicel plans WiMAX for two further islands
C&W launches Christmas marketing scheme
FibraLink ready to install cable network
Government plans to re-auction mobile licence while Digicel’s customer base soars
C&WJ and Digicel to start legal battle
CNT wants 20% of VoIP market by end-2006
Columbus to install submarine cable in Jamaica/Dominican Republic
Fibralink granted rollout extension
C&WJ wants to introduce single rate for DLD
MiPhone launches wireless internet
C&W recommends dividend this year
Digicel celebrates fourth anniversary
New VoIP firm to launch
Oceanic Digital partners ISPs
Digicel to buy Cingular’s Caribbean operations
New international carrier tax
Cingular fails to meet launch deadline
New tax results in banning of ILD carriers
Digicel launches loyalty scheme
Phone costs double after operators remove handset subsidies
Digicel completes USD408 million funding deal
Three new executives for Digicel
Jamaican cellcos fight it out
TCC eyes Jamaican cable link
Kingston to tender cable contract
Regulator against broadband tax
Govt mulling new telecoms tax to create fund for telecoms development
Oceanic Digital to meet 2004 obligations
Digicel plans cable project
JCTA sues OUR
AT&T Wireless plans network rollout
Digicel looking to cut C&W out of the fibre optic loop
Four to become one
AT&T Wireless wins mobile licence in Jamaica
Oceanic Digital granted USD30 million loan
C&W Jamaica launches GPRS
What’cha gonna do about it? Gotel’s blatant breaching of interconnection agreement
Caribtel to sue C&W for USD21 million