CWC first Caribbean LTE-A Pro trial in Antigua heralds 2 to 5 Gbps 5G Networks

“This pre-5G trial in the Caribbean, is a significant step towards the evolution of C&W’s mobile networks across the region to 5G, and providing Gigabit speeds to our customers in Antigua” John Reid, CEO of C&W Communications (C&W) at the 33rd Canto annual conference in the Dominican Republic on Monday July 17, 2017 On Monday […]

Caricel – Newest Mobile Operator to enter Jamaican market “in a matter of weeks”

After months of limited information about the third potential entrant in the mobile telecommunications sector in Jamaica things have heated up in the last few days. Symbiote Investments Ltd has wrapped up the paperwork for its mobile spectrum license  and is expected to enter the Jamaican market in a matter of weeks as “Caricel.” The […]

Digicel and GTT 80 Mbps 4G LTE in Guyana hints at August 2016 Launch in Jamaica

“Finally, we will bring you 4G (fourth generation mobile telecoms technology). I know that you have waited a long time and I am happy as you to say that we have received approval from the government” Chief Executive Officer of GTT, Justin Nedd, announced in a statement on Friday April 29th 2016 Looks like Bahamas […]

Digicel and CANTO’s 10th Annual WTISD 2016 Video Competition heralds 4G LTE

“Get creative. Stretch the boundaries of your imagination. Be bold. Be different. But, most of all, do your research and come up with a video that could go viral!” Digicel Head of Public Relations, Elon Parkinson commenting on the launch of their 10th Annual World Telecommunication and Information Society Day Video Competition Tuesday May 17th […]

Why RJR HDTV coming against Digicel and LIME 4G LTE and FTTH

Jamaica, as many of my reader know, has the slowest Data speeds in the world as I’d reported in my article “Digicel and LIME identified by Netflix’s ISP Index as the Slowest in the Caribbean”. This was way in December 2014 and with Christmas 2015 fast approaching, we’re not expecting them to get much faster. […]