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HBO back on Cable as Broadcasting Commission of Jamaica regulates
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HBO back on Cable as Broadcasting Commission of Jamaica regulates

“We would be able to finalise a number of the negotiations that we had commenced. Some entities were able to launch a number of new programmes on June 1 (and) similarly, a number of other cable Operators will be doing likewise, throughout the three month period. The (negotiation) process itself will take time, based on the due diligence that the international rights holders need to do Some of them actually do clinical site checks to ensure that the technical aspects of the operation is in keeping with what they require” JACCO Chairman Winsome Witter in an interview published in the Jamaica Observer interview dated Thursday, June 11th, 2015 While Digicel SportsMax, which also carries Television Jamaica's Sports Network, can transport you to Sports Heaven as prophesied in Digicel Sportsm...
Digicel carrying HBO on Caribbean Wide Cable Service
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Digicel carrying HBO on Caribbean Wide Cable Service

Digicel is ponderously moving forward with their Caribbean-wide Streaming Cable TV Plans. They’ve now signed an agreement with HBO for specific Cable Packages and Content offered by the Broadcaster. Digicel has acquired to be interconnected to their Caribbean wide submarine Cable Network as listed in Digicel Cable and Submarine Fiber Optic Acquisitions point to 4G LTE based Caribbean Streaming TV. This deal, which is identical to the one that LIME signed with HBO in April 2013 to provide the Cayman Islands with HBO on LIME TV heralds the coming of Streaming HBO and MAX Cable packages when Digicel eventually launches their 4G LTE Network later in 2015! This means that the Cable companies that Digicel has acquired including Telstar Cable here in Jamaica as noted in Kelroy’s article ...