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CWC shuts down Panama DTH offering

Published 04 Mar 2021 11:53 CET | Panama

Liberty Latin America confirmed that its Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC) unit in Panama has shut down its local DTH operation. The '+TV Digital Prepago' offer has been ...

Panama extends temporary spectrum licences

Published 07 Jan 2021 09:44 CET | Panama

Panama's public services authority ASEP has announced an extension of the temporary mobile spectrum licences it granted last year to meet soaring demand during the Covid-19 ...

Fox News International expands to Chile and Panama

Published 21 Dec 2020 14:05 CET | Chile, Panama

Fox News Media has announced the further expansion of its international streaming platform Fox News International to more Latin American countries following the Mexican ...

Panama delays analogue switch-off until mid-2021

Published 14 Dec 2020 14:26 CET | Panama

Panama's public services authority ASEP announced that it now plans to switch off the analogue signal in three of the country's most highly-populated regions in 01 June 2021, ...

Tigo Panama launches 'Tigo Business' brand

Published 12 Oct 2020 12:36 CET | Panama

Tigo Panama (Millicom) has launched a new B2B brand called Tigo Business in the wake of its EUR 573 million takeover of Telefonica's mobile telecommunications assets in the ...

Tigo Panama inks USD 3 mln deal to sponsor national football team

Published 08 Sep 2020 11:41 CET | Panama

Tigo Panama (Millicom) has announced an agreement to sponsor the country's national football team over the next 3 years. The deal, said to be worth USD 3.3 million, follows ...

Panama operators launch basic services bundles

Published 02 Sep 2020 14:22 CET | Panama

After granting extra mobile spectrum to help operators meet soaring demand during the Covid-19 pandemic, Panama's public services authority ASEP has announced the launch of ...

Panama grants temporary spectrum to meet data demand

Published 30 Jul 2020 13:48 CET | Panama

Panama's public services authority ASEP has become the latest telecommunications regulator in Latin America to prolong free mobile spectrum licences to meet demand soaring ...

RTVE launches international OTT player in Panama

Published 08 Apr 2020 10:58 CET | Panama

Spanish state broadcaster RTVE has confirmed the launch of its 'RTVE Play' OTT platform in Panama, the first Latin American market to receive the SVOD service ahead of an ...

Cable Onda top for broadband speed in Panama, CWC for performance

Published 07 Feb 2020 14:57 CET | Panama

Cable & Wireless Communications (Liberty Latin America) provided the best fixed internet service in Panama last year, according to tests conducted by nPerf, although cable ...

Liberty Latin America COO to relocate to Panama City

Published 01 Nov 2019 12:16 CET | Latin America, Panama

Liberty Latin America has announced that its Chief Operating Officer, Betzalel Kenigsztein, will relocate from Denver to Panama City as part of the company's commitment to ...

Millicom's Cable Onda issues USD 600 mln bonds due 2030

Published 29 Oct 2019 12:00 CET | Panama

Panamanian cable provider Cable Onda (Millicom) has announced the completion of an offering of USD 600 million of senior unsecured notes due 30 January 2030 at 4.50 percent. ...

Millicom pledges further USD 750 mln Panama investment by 2024

Published 11 Sep 2019 11:38 CET | Panama

Millicom intends to build on last year's USD 1 billion acquisition of Cable Onda and this year's USD 650 million acquisition of Telefonica Panama (Movistar) by investing a ...

Cable Onda leads Netflix ISP speed ranking in Panama

Published 04 Sep 2019 12:24 CET | Panama

Panamanian cable provider Cable Onda (Millicom) posted the fastest average residential broadband connection to Netflix in the latest ISP speed index published by the video ...

Millicom closes acquisition of Telefonica's Panama subsidiary

Published 30 Aug 2019 08:51 CET | Panama

Millicom has closed the acquisition of Telefonica's Panama unit around 6 months after first announcing the deal. Telefonica Moviles Panama is the leading mobile operator in ...

Cable Onda inaugurates USD 5 mln logistics hub in Colon

Published 29 Aug 2019 14:47 CET | Panama

Panamanian cable provider Cable Onda has inaugurated a new 5,500 square-meter logistics hub in Colon to meet all residential, commercial and business customer needs in the ...

ASEP clears Millicom's Movistar Panama buy

Published 23 Jul 2019 15:11 CET | Panama

Millicom has confirmed that Panama's public services authority ASEP finally approved its acquisition of Telefonica's local Movistar Panama unit at the end of June, some 5 ...

Digicel launches 'Digicel More' digital engagement platform in Panama

Published 22 Jul 2019 09:14 CET | Panama

Digicel Panama has launched the 'Digicel More' digital engagement platform, in partnership with mobile engagement company FastForward.ai. Ther FastForward.ai platform is ...

Scott to lead Liberty LatAm Operations Centre in Panama City

Published 19 Jun 2019 08:49 CET | Latin America, Panama

Liberty Latin America (LLA), the spun-off unit of Liberty Global focused on Latin America and the Caribbean, announced that its Chief People Officer Kerry Scott has been ...

Panamanian LTE penetration to quadruple by 2023

Published 25 Mar 2019 14:17 CET | Panama

LTE penetration in Panama is set to rise from the current figure of barely 15 percent of mobile lines to 60 percent by 2023, according to the latest GSMA data cited by ...

Panama telecom market to grow to USD 1.6 bln by 2023 - study

Published 04 Mar 2019 11:20 CET | Panama

Panama's mobile data, fixed broadband and pay-TV services revenues totalled USD 1.4 billion in 2018 and are set to continue growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of ...

Millicom acquires Telefonica's Panama, Costa Rica and Nicaragua units for USD 1.65 bln

Published 21 Feb 2019 08:56 CET | Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama

Millicom has announced an agreement to acquire Telefonica's mobile telecommunications assets in Panama, Costa Rica and Nicaragua for a total of USD 1.65 billion in cash. The ...

Panama operator taps Hytera for DMR trunking network

Published 30 Nov 2018 11:37 CET | Panama

Hytera has announced a contract to help Panama operator CeComunica launch a Digital Mobile Radio (DMR) Tier III trunking network next month. The nationwide network is ...

Half of Panamanian mobile lines to be 4G by 2023

Published 12 Oct 2018 11:36 CET | Panama

LTE penetration is set to rise from the current figure of just 13 percent of mobile lines to 49 percent by 2023, according to Global Data figures cited in a 5G Americas ...

Millicom acquires Panama's Cable Onda for USD 1 bln

Published 08 Oct 2018 08:41 CET | Panama

Millicom has announced an agreement to buy a controlling 80 percent stake in Panamanian cable provider Cable Onda for a cash consideration of around USD 1.002 billion. The ...

 




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