Cable & Wireless & WhatsApp Sign Partnership

Cable & Wireless (C&W) and WhatsApp have entered into a strategic marketing partnership. A first for the Caribbean, this exciting deal offers C&W customers access to the full range of WhatsApp features across the company’s networks. As a result of this partnership, C&W will introduce a suite of innovative packages with additional benefits for customers, […]

New Player set to enter Jamaica’s Mobile Telecommunications market

Jamaica currently has two players in the mobile telecommunications services market. However the Minister of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining, Phillip Paulwell has revealed that an application is now before Cabinet for the granting of a new licence. This was revealed at the opening of the Energy Services Company (ESCO) on Wednesday January 27th 201 […]

Increase in Flow Jamaica Internet rates on February 1 2016

Flow customers in Jamaica should expect to pay more for their internet services come February 1, 2016. Flow has announced increases in their rates they deem necessary at this time in order to improve their internet infrastructure and provide customers with speeds they demand. Unsurprisingly customers are not pleased and question the “freeness” of the […]

Flow to upgrade Fiber Internet Service + islandwide 4G and LTE coming soon

In the recent months the internet  service from Flow Jamaica has been the subject of many rants as disgruntled customers have vented on social media and to the OUR about the poor service received. Credible information reaching us here at Geezam points to an imminent announcement from Flow as it relates to an upgraded and […]

Number portability now a reality in Jamaica

After multiple delays due a various disagreements the Minister of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining, Phillip Paulwell announced that effective 12:01 am, Monday June 21st 2015 number portability is a reality in Jamaica. Number portability is now possible for individuals and businesses between the various telecommunications companies in Jamaica for fixed line and mobile phone customers. A […]

LIME Jamaica Goes with the FLOW thanks to Caribbean-wide Survey

“LIME customers ranked Flow higher against positive brand attributes, including innovation, value for money, customer-focused, going the extra mile” Group Director of Communications and Culture, Grace Silvera, quoting results of a survey from an independent company to justify their decision to go with the FLOW Brand It is now official!!! The CWC (Cable and Wireless […]

Cable & Wireless Communications acquires Columbus International Inc

The Board of Cable & Wireless Communications Plc (“CWC” or the “Company”) today announces that it has agreed terms to acquire Columbus International Inc (“Columbus”) for consideration of approximately USD1.85bn (for 100 per cent. of the equity). In addition, CWC will assume Columbus’ existing net debt as part of the Acquisition, which was USD1.17bn as at 30 […]

Columbus Communications expects BYOD boost for Cloud Computing

“I expect that this will be normal for Jamaican businesses and other sectors such as education in the next five years” Director of Government and Strategic Accounts Jenson Sylveste at Columbus Communications Jamaica Limited speaking on the trend toward Cloud Computing Yes, folks, the byline on this article is spot on. Columbus Communications, the parent […]