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CST criticizes regulator ban on new tariffs and promotions

Published 28 Oct 2020 15:55 CET | Cape Verde

Cape Verde's General Regulatory Authority (AGER) has publicly announced, through various media, a ban on launching new tariffs. This includes no promotions or changes to ...

Cape Verde to get first local mobile phone in December

Published 17 Sep 2020 15:34 CET | Cape Verde

The first Cape Verdean mobile phone will be launched on the national market on 9 December and in mid-2021 in other Portuguese-speaking countries in Africa, reports Lusa. Rue ...

Cape Verde sees 7% drop in active mobile users to 549,858 at end June

Published 03 Sep 2020 17:51 CET | Cape Verde

The total number of active Sim cards in Cape Verde in June amounted to 549,858, a decrease of 7 percent compared to the first quarter of 2019 and down 5 percent year-on-year, ...

CVTelecom fined for preventing Unitel T+ access to submarine cable

Published 31 Aug 2020 10:16 CET | Cape Verde

CVTelecom was fined CVE 5 million for not allowing Unitel T+ access to the Palmarejo submarine cable station, according to a decision by Cape Verde's Multisectoral Economic ...

Cape Verde starts work on submarine cable terminal

Published 13 Aug 2020 15:13 CET | Cape Verde

Cabo Verde Telecom has started construction of a submarine cable terminal in Praia to connect to Europe and Latin America, reports Lusa. The infrastructure should be ...

Cape Verde activates DTT on Brava island

Published 11 Aug 2020 15:47 CET | Cape Verde

Brava is the last island of Cape Verde to receive digital terrestrial television, with a coverage that exceeds 95 percent, report RFI. At the moment, analogue and digital TV ...

Analogue TV switchoff in Cape Verde to start in August

Published 30 Jul 2020 14:40 CET | Cape Verde

The analogue TV switchoff in Cape Verde will start on 17 August, on the island of Santiago, and will last until January 2021, when only the DTT network will be operational, ...

Cape Verde to start analogue TV switchoff in August

Published 20 Jul 2020 15:42 CET | Cape Verde

The government of Cape Verde approved the resolution on the timetable for the analogue TV switch-off, a process that will start in August, reports Expresso das Ilhas. Cape ...

Unitel T+ seeks equal access to submarine cable stations

Published 20 Jul 2020 13:25 CET | Cape Verde

Unitel T+ has called for unhindered access to submarine cable stations to extract international capacity and get equal access to the basic network. The operator issued a ...

Fire at CVTelecom disrupts telecom services in Cape Verde

Published 14 Jul 2020 13:01 CET | Cape Verde

A fire at the premises of Cabo Verde Telecom in the city of Praia over the past weekend has resulted in disruptions to internet, mobile and fixed network services, as well as ...

CVTelecom elects new corporate bodies

Published 06 Jul 2020 17:04 CET | Cape Verde

The annual shareholders assembly of CVTelecom has elected the new members of the corporate bodies. The Board of Directors consists of directors Joao Domingos de Barros ...

Unitel T+ wins dispute with Cabo Verde Telecom for undersea cable access

Published 05 Jun 2020 13:24 CET | Cape Verde

Unitel T+ has won a dispute with Cabo Verde Telecom to access the submarine cable terminal in the city of Praia, according to a resolution by the Multi-sectoral Economy ...

Huawei Marine Networks begins work on Senegal Horn of Africa Regional Express Cable

Published 29 Apr 2020 11:14 CET | Cape Verde, Senegal

Huawei Marine Networks (HMN) has announced the start of the Senegal Horn of Africa Regional Express (SHARE) Cable. This will be the first high-capacity direct link from the ...

CVT Group implements Covid-19 contigency plan

Published 06 Apr 2020 12:14 CET | Cape Verde

Companies of the CVTelecom Group (Cape Verde Telecom, CV Movel, and CV Multimedia) have put into practice a covid-19 contigency plan, the group announced. This consists of a ...

Cape Verde suspends public internet hotspots

Published 03 Apr 2020 09:35 CET | Cape Verde

Cape Verde's Operational Nucleus for the Information Society (NOSI) has suspended all internet services in public squares of the country, reports Expresso das Ilhas. ...

Unitel T+ and CVMovel launch Stay at Home campaign

Published 31 Mar 2020 17:20 CET | Cape Verde

Cape Verde operators Unitel T+ and CVMovel have launched a joint 'Stay at Home' campaign with a package of services with 200 MB and 15 minutes of calls to any national ...

DTT network covers 87% of Cape Verde population

Published 06 Feb 2020 15:59 CET | Cape Verde

The DTT network already reaches 87 percent of the Cape Verdean population, the country's Minister of Culture, Abraao Vicente, announced in parliament, as part of a process ...

Cape Verde Telekom seeks extra capacity from Altice Portugal

Published 27 Jan 2020 13:22 CET | Cape Verde

Cape Verde Telecom has requested 10G of capacity from Altice Portugal to help restore the country's internet, reports Lusa. The connection has been unstable since 22 January ...

4G reaches 40% of Cape Verde population

Published 20 Jan 2020 16:57 CET | Cape Verde

The chairman of the board of directors at Cape Verde Telecom, Jose Luis do Livramento, said that 4G now reaches almost 40 percent of the population, reports Expresso das ...

Cape Verde gets first island with free internet access

Published 17 Dec 2019 17:14 CET | Cape Verde

The island of Maio is the first in Cape Verde with free broadband internet access, available to its almost 7,000 residents, reports Angop. Free internet access is available ...

Unitel T+, Unitel STP partner Izertis to target tourism sector

Published 09 Dec 2019 09:22 CET | Cape Verde, Sao Tome and Principe

Unitel T+ and Unitel Sao Tome e Príncipe (STT) signed a partnership agreement with Spain's Izertis with the aim of developing a joint proposal aimed at the tourism sector in ...

Cape Verde installs fibre at more than 300 institutions

Published 06 Nov 2019 15:29 CET | Cape Verde

Cape Verde has installed fibre at over 300 central and local government institutions, as part of a project to improve access to the state's internet network and with support ...

Huawei rolls out 4G and pilot 5G in Mozambique and Cabo Verde

Published 30 Sep 2019 10:58 CET | Cape Verde, Mozambique

Huawei has launched 4G and 5G mobile network technologies in Mozambique and Cabo Verde, which are expected to help boost the economies of both countries, Macauhub reported.  ...

Cape Verde plans 5G pilot, services may launch in 2020

Published 24 Sep 2019 12:58 CET | Cape Verde

4G has just arrived in Cape Verde with the awarding of licenses to operators, but it may have a short life as 5G could be implemented on the island in 2020, reports Expresso ...

Santo Antao slows Cabo Verde DTT implementation

Published 26 Aug 2019 15:29 CET | Cape Verde

Cape Verde Broadcast's president of the board said that the island of Santo Antao presents the biggest difficulties for the installation of DTT, delaying the end of the ...

 




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