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Visa invests in LatAm m-payment specialist YellowPepper

Published 25 May 2018 14:45 CET | Caribbean, Latin America

Visa has announced a strategic investment in YellowPepper, a Latin American mobile payments firm set up in 2004. The investment for an undisclosed amount comes after the ...

Digicel, SportsMax secure 2018 World Cup rights

Published 11 May 2018 11:17 CET | Caribbean

Digicel and SportsMax have partnered to acquire Caribbean broadcast rights for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia from DirecTV. The English and Spanish language media rights ...

CWC sales flat at USD 589 mln in Q1, EBITDA up 8%

Published 09 May 2018 11:04 CET | Caribbean

Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC), part of Liberty Global's Liberty Latin America unit, reported organic revenues of USD 589.3 million in the first quarter of 2018, down ...

CWC upgrades Caribbean backbone with Coriant mTera platform

Published 07 May 2018 15:17 CET | Caribbean

Coriant has announced a contract to upgrade the pan-Caribbean network of Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC) with its mTera universal transport platform. CWC's subsea ...

Claro Caribbean customers up 3.5% to 5.7 mln in Q1

Published 25 Apr 2018 12:01 CET | Caribbean

America Movil's Claro units in the Caribbean reported first-quarter revenues down 0.3 percent year on year to USD 477 million an improvement on hurricane-impacted falls of 9 ...

Over 700,000 tune into Flow's Carifta Games coverage

Published 16 Apr 2018 15:11 CET | Caribbean

Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC) has announced that over 700,000 customers across 21 countries in the Caribbean tuned into Flow's in-home and on-the-go coverage of the ...

Unbrossa to use Eutelsat capacity for new Caribbean DTH service

Published 09 Apr 2018 14:38 CET | Caribbean

Unbrossa (Unique Broadcasting Service) has announced an agreement to use capacity on the Eutelsat 117 West B satellite for a new DTH platform for the Caribbean region called ...

Kiwisat launches DTH offering with SES in Caribbean

Published 05 Apr 2018 16:02 CET | Caribbean

Satellite TV provider Kiwisat is launching a DTH offering in the Caribbean to deliver TV entertainment to consumers on the islands using SES's satellite SES-10. Kiwisat is ...

CWC's Flow offering live mobile streaming of Carifta Games

Published 05 Apr 2018 12:45 CET | Caribbean

Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC) has announced that its Flow Sports 1 app will be offering a live stream of this year's Carifta Games, the Caribbean's premier athletics ...

Flow Sports to air 2018 Commonwealth Games throughout Caribbean

Published 26 Mar 2018 15:46 CET | Caribbean

Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC) has announced that its Caribbean-wide Flow Sports service has secured the rights to broadcast the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games ...

Kiwisat to use Inside Secure platform to protect pay-TV content

Published 26 Mar 2018 08:44 CET | Caribbean

Secure Provisioning Solutions from Inside Secure Now Protecting Pay TV Services at Kiwisat Mobile and connected device security software company Inside Secure has announced ...

Sol picks Riverbed SD-WAN, cloud networking platform

Published 21 Mar 2018 16:19 CET | Caribbean

Riverbed Technology announced that The Sol Group, an independent supplier of petroleum-based products to the Caribbean basin, is using Riverbed SteelConnect to connect 40 ...

CWC launches Flow Sports 2 channel in the Caribbean

Published 21 Mar 2018 15:34 CET | Caribbean

Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC) has announced that its Caribbean-wide Flow TV service has launched a new premier sports channel called Flow Sports 2 to carry its ...

Cable & Wireless Charitable Foundation to give grants to improve lives of children in the Caribbean

Published 16 Mar 2018 18:23 CET | Caribbean

The Cable & Wireless Charitable Foundation will provide additional funding of over USD 290,000 to projects that will improve the lives of children in areas of the Caribbean ...

Internet Society, OAS sign Americas rural internet agreement

Published 14 Mar 2018 15:40 CET | Caribbean, North America, South America

The Organisation of American States (OAS) and the Internet Society have signed a cooperation agreement to promote the creation of new community networks that provide internet ...

Orange Caraibe's services disrupted by undersea cable incidents in French Guiana and St Barthelemy

Published 06 Mar 2018 11:36 CET | Caribbean, French Guiana, Saint Martin, St. Bart's

Orange Caraibe warned that its services in French Guiana faced disruption following an accident to the Americas II undersea cable on 04 March. In a separate statement, the ...

GSMA joins Central America telecom watchdog body as observer

Published 28 Feb 2018 10:32 CET | Caribbean, Central America

The GSMA announced at MWC that it has joined the Regional Technical Committee on Telecommunications of Central America (Comtelca) as an observer member. Comtelca brings ...

Verizon buys online rights to Confederation soccer

Published 27 Feb 2018 17:39 CET | Caribbean, North America

Verizon has acquired the rights to show international soccer live on its digital media platforms from the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association ...

Flow Sports secures Caribbean rights for CONCACAF football tournaments

Published 27 Feb 2018 10:21 CET | Caribbean

Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC) has announced that its Caribbean-wide Flow Sports service has secured access to a number of championships run by the Confederation of ...

Orange Caraibe to appeal against payment of EUR 346 mln to Digitel

Published 23 Feb 2018 15:52 CET | Caribbean, France

Orange said that it will appeal a court decision awarding EUR 346 million to Digicel in damages and interest, linked to a competition authority ruling dating back to 2009, ...

Digicel to spend USD 15 mln on Caribbean network upgrade

Published 16 Feb 2018 12:10 CET | Caribbean, Turks and Caicos Islands

Digicel is investing USD 15 million to repair and upgrade its telecommunications infrastructure in the Turks & Caicos Islands (TCI), Dominica, British Virgin Islands and ...

CWC sales down 1% to USD 585 mln in Q4, adds 30,000 RGUs

Published 16 Feb 2018 09:07 CET | Caribbean

Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC), part of Liberty Global's newly split-off Liberty Latin America unit, reported revenues of USD 584.9 million in the fourth quarter of ...

Flow launches enhanced TV service in Caribbean

Published 15 Feb 2018 09:10 CET | Caribbean

The Flow brand of Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC) has announced the launch of an enhanced TV service throughout the Caribbean. The Flow Evo experience allows customers ...

Liberty Latin America Q4 revenue down 10% to USD 850 mln on hurricane impact

Published 15 Feb 2018 08:44 CET | Caribbean, Chile, Latin America

Liberty Latin America, the newly split-off unit of Liberty Global focused on Latin America and the Caribbean, reported revenues down 10 percent year on year to USD 850 ...

Claro Caribbean sales down another 9% in Q4 on Puerto Rico impact

Published 14 Feb 2018 11:26 CET | Caribbean

America Movil's Claro units in the Caribbean reported fourth-quarter revenues down 9.0 percent year on year to USD 448 million following a similar 9.4 percent annual decline ...

 




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