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GTT activates 4G service in Guyana

Published 04 Oct 2019 13:52 CET | Guyana

Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) has finally started offering 4G-LTE services in parts of the country, according to a statement from the Ministry of Public ...

Guyana sets up new telecommunications regulator

Published 23 Jan 2018 15:07 CET | Guyana

The Guyanese government has announced the establishment of a new telecommunications regulator, one of the key targets set out in the country's 2016 Telecommunication Act. The ...

Guyana launches USD 38 mln broadband project

Published 30 Nov 2017 11:38 CET | Guyana

The Guyanese government has announced that it's allocating some USD 38 million in funds to the first phase of the Smart Guyana broadband programme, reports the Guyana ...

Guayana's GTT activates first fibre-optic service

Published 18 Jul 2017 11:39 CET | Guyana

Guyanese fixed-line operator GTT has finally launched its first fibre-optic broadband service in the capital Georgetown and surrounding areas, reports local daily Demerara ...

Guyana wants to end GTT monopoly by end of July

Published 26 Jun 2017 10:50 CET | Guyana

The Guyanese government's talks with the incumbent Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) over the end of its fixed line monopoly are "going well" but may not meet the ...

Guyana's GTT to hike fixed line prices by up to 50%

Published 22 Jun 2017 12:00 CET | Guyana

Guyana's Public Utilities Commission (PUC) has given temporary approval to the Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) to substantially increase its landline rates from ...

Digicel helps Guyanese govt set up 55 ICT hubs

Published 12 Jun 2017 13:58 CET | Guyana

Bermuda-based telecommunications group Digicel has partnered with Guyana's telecommunications ministry to set up 55 ICT connectivity hubs across the country, 30 of which are ...

GTT picks GTD to upgrade broadband network

Published 27 Apr 2017 11:00 CET | Guyana

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) has contracted US technology integrator General Datatech (GDT) to carry out a major upgrade of its broadband system, reports ...

GTT launches 4G service in Guyana

Published 10 Mar 2017 14:15 CET | Guyana

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) has finally activated its 4G-LTE service, rolling out the technology for customers on the Essequibo Coast some four months ...

Aptilo secures Guyana Wi-Fi network contract

Published 21 Feb 2017 11:06 CET | Guyana, South America

Swedish Wi-Fi systems provider Aptilo Networks has announced a contract to install a Wi-Fi carrier network for one of the largest providers of telecommunications services in ...

Orange to build submarine cable for French overseas markets

Published 02 Feb 2017 09:27 CET | Guadeloupe, Guyana, Martinique

Orange announced plans to invest EUR 35 million on a submarine fibre-optic cable which will deliver additional bandwidth capacity in the French overseas markets of Guyana, ...

O3b, E-Networks sign Guyana satellite connectivity deal

Published 25 Oct 2016 12:15 CET | Guyana

Satellite services provider O3b Networks and Guyanese operator E-Networks have announced a deal to deliver O3b's satellite connectivity to Guyana Goldfield's Aurora Gold ...

Guyana seeking to end GT&T monopoly

Published 24 Aug 2016 11:02 CET | Guyana

The Guyanese government is set to begin talks with the Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GT&T) to end its monopoly on international voice and data transfers, reports ...

Guyana, GTT provide Free Basic 4G with Sandvine

Published 09 Jun 2016 21:43 CET | Guyana

Sandvine has announced that it is enabling an initiative by the Government of Guyana and GTT to provide Guyanese subscribers with access to essential websites at no cost. ...

GT&T Guyana to offer free access to Facebook, WhatsApp

Published 03 Jun 2016 11:04 CET | Guyana

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GT&T) has teamed up with Facebook to launch a "Free Basics" platform designed to reduce the digital divide in the country by ...

GT&T inaugurates Guyana HSPA+ network

Published 11 May 2016 10:02 CET | Guyana

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GT&T) has finally inaugurated an HSPA+ network and launched 3G services in the capital Georgetown and surrounding areas. GTT ...

Digicel Guyana appoints new CEO

Published 27 Feb 2015 17:56 CET | Guyana

Digicel Guyana has appointed Kevin Kelly as the firm's new CEO, Guyana Chronicle reports. The new position will be effective from 1 March. Until now, Kelly was the operator's ...

GT&T plans to offer higher access speeds for fixed broadband

Published 04 Feb 2015 15:59 CET | Guyana

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GT&T) plans to offer faster bandwidth speed for its fixed broadband subscribers, Caribbean News Desk reports, citing the ...

GT&T announces service disruption due to cable theft

Published 09 Oct 2014 16:45 CET | Guyana

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GT&T) announced that part of its cable infrastructure along the East Coast of Demerara was vandalised. The operator said that ...

O3b Networks inks deal with E-Networks

Published 02 Oct 2014 10:01 CET | Guyana

O3b Networks has announced that E-Networks has signed a multi-year agreement to use O3b's unique 'Fibre in the Sky' satellite network. The Guyanese ISP will be the first ...

iNet selects Newtec for broadband deployment in Guyana

Published 03 Sep 2014 14:10 CET | Guyana

iNet Communications and Newtec announced the launch of a new high speed broadband service for Guyana, which enables download speeds of 6Mbps.The network uses the IP Easy ...

GT&T launches m-payment service

Published 07 Aug 2014 17:24 CET | Guyana

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GT&T) has launched its new Shop'n Go service, which allows subscribers to use their mobile phones to make mobile payments. A ...

GT&T launches online billing platform

Published 09 Jul 2014 21:30 CET | Guyana

Guyana Telephone & Telegraph (GT&T) has launched a online billing service. Through the new platform, the operator's postpaid customers can access and pay telephone bills ...

GT&T appoints new CTO

Published 04 Jul 2014 21:08 CET | Guyana

Guyana Telephone & Telegraph (GT&T) has appointed Russell Davis as the company's new CTO. The appointed executive holds a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from the ...

Digicel starts accepting cash payment at selected store

Published 27 Jun 2014 21:12 CET | Guyana

Digicel Guyana announced that postpaid mobile subscribers can now pay in cash at selected Digicel stores across the country. In addition to Digicel stores, bill payments in ...

 




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