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Intelvision obtains USD 20 mln loan from IFC to lease cable capacity from Vodafone Carrier Services

Published 17 Aug 2021 10:39 CET | Seychelles

International Finance Corporation (IFC) says it is providing financial support to enable Seychelles telecommunications operator Intelvision to lease a new cable being built ...

Seychelles Cable Systems says SEAS engineering works will hit telecom services on 24-25 July

Published 23 Jul 2021 10:20 CET | Seychelles

Interruptions are expected to telecommunication services from 24 July to midday on 25 July when the Seychelles Cable Systems Company undertakes maintenance work, The ...

Airtel CEOs meet Seychelles president to discuss telecom prices and services

Published 19 Jul 2021 11:24 CET | Seychelles

Airtel and the government of Seychelles will work on data pricing to make it more affordable for users, said Airtel Africa CEO Raghunath Mandava, according to Seychelles News ...

Cable and Wireless Seychelles launches 5G data package on Mahe

Published 17 Jun 2021 10:26 CET | Seychelles

Cable and Wireless Seychelles says it is offering a data package covering areas of the main island Mahe, almost a year after the introduction of its 5G network, Seychelles ...

Seychellois patents translation messaging app Know What I Mean for 60 languages, plans to add creole option

Published 25 May 2021 11:02 CET | Seychelles

A Seychellois has launched a new translation messaging application and is working to add the Seychelles Creole language as an option, Seychelles News Agency reported. Neil ...

Cable & Wireless Seychelles launches public Wi-Fi using Alepo's monetisation platform

Published 22 Oct 2020 11:03 CET | Seychelles

Cable & Wireless Seychelles (CWS) launched public Wi-Fi services in the popular tourist destination of Seychelles using Alepo's WiFi Service Management Platform. Alepo also ...

Seychelles joins e-VidyaBharti and e-ArogyaBharti project

Published 21 Sep 2020 13:18 CET | Africa, India, Seychelles

Seychelles has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Telecommunications Consultants India for the e-VidyaBahrti  e-education and e-ArogyaBharti tele-medicine project ...

Cable and Wireless Seycelles goes paperless from August

Published 08 Jul 2020 11:22 CET | Seychelles

Seychelles operator, Cable and Wireless Seychelles (CWS) says it will no longer be printing bills for their customers effective August, The Nation reported. CSC MD  Charles ...

Cable and Wireless Seychelles launches 5G network with Huawei

Published 07 Jul 2020 11:16 CET | Seychelles

Cable and Wireless Seychelles (CWS) has officially launched its 5G network in partnership with Huawei. CWS CEO Charles Hammond said 5G is a totally safe technology that has ...

Seychelles govt plans per-second billing for mobile calls from 2021

Published 02 Jun 2020 10:44 CET | Seychelles

The Seychelles government is drafting a new regulation to charge mobile users for the actual duration of a call, Seychelles News Agency reported. Benjamin Choppy, the ...

Airtel Seychelles donates SCR 1 mln to health ministry

Published 05 May 2020 10:51 CET | Seychelles

Airtel Seychelles has made a donation of SCR1 million to the Ministry of Health towards the fight against Covid-19. Airtel is also supplying three home broadband devices with ...

PEACE cable to land in Seychelles in July 2021

Published 26 Feb 2020 10:27 CET | Seychelles

A second submarine cable linking Seychelles to the rest of the world is scheduled to land on the island nation in July 2021, Seychelles News agency reported.The cable's ...

Seychelles Broadcasting Corporation to launch TV app and OTT services in 2020

Published 15 Nov 2019 12:40 CET | Seychelles

Seychelles Broadcasting Corporation (SBC) has announced a new TV app and the move into OTT services next year. Director-General Berard Dupres told a forum that the app ...

Intelvision to deploy 5G network in Seychelles next year with Huawei

Published 23 Oct 2019 09:52 CET | Seychelles

Intelvision, a television and internet services provider in the Seychelles, plans to deploy a 5G network in 2020, the Seychelles news agency reported. Intelvision will roll ...

Airtel Seychelles launches new tower to boost connectivity in Mane Island

Published 10 Sep 2019 09:33 CET | Seychelles

Airtel Seychelles has launched a new tower to help boost connectivity on the eastern side of the main island of Mahe, Seychelles news agency reported. The 30-metre structure ...

Mauritius Bank offers customers in Seychelles mobile phone transactions

Published 05 Sep 2019 14:29 CET | Seychelles

Mauritius Commercial Bank (MCB) has launched a mobile application to enable Seychelles customers to withdraw money at ATMs without a bank card and to pay bills, Seychelles ...

Seychelles plans rules for mobile money, cryptocurrency, internet banking - report

Published 14 May 2019 14:19 CET | Seychelles

The Seychelles expects to have a national strategy to guide the implementation of financial technology by the end of 2019, the state news agency reported, citing a top ...

SPI launches FashionBox and DocuBox Channels at hotels in Seychelles with Cable & Wireless

Published 13 Nov 2018 13:51 CET | Seychelles

SPI is extending its distribution agreement with Cable & Wireless (Seychelles) to include Fashionbox HD and Docubox HD channels to hotels on resort islands of the Seychelles. ...

Cable & Wireless Seychelles picks Syniverse's roaming monitoring service

Published 24 Jul 2017 12:48 CET | Seychelles

Syniverse has expanded its partnership with Cable & Wireless Seychelles by providing Network Monitoring and Alerting, a diagnostic tool which aims to support the operator's ...

Vubiquity powers C&W's SinemaX VoD platform

Published 07 Sep 2016 11:32 CET | Seychelles

Premium content services provider Vubiquity is powering Cable & Wireless Seychelles' new video-on-demand platform (VOD) dubbed 'SinemaX'. Under the terms of the contract, ...

C&W Seychelles chooses Teoco to enhance network planning

Published 14 Jun 2016 22:39 CET | Seychelles

Cable & Wireless Seychelles has chosen Teoco's ASSET network planning software tool to improve the performance of its 2G, 3G and LTE-A mobile grids. The tool boosts the ...

Cables & Wireless launches Sinemax VoD service in Seychelles

Published 07 Jun 2016 14:28 CET | Seychelles

Cable & Wireless has launched the first video on demand service in the 115-island archipelago of Seychelles. Sinemax is available to Cable and Wireless customers subscribed ...

Syniverse powers LTE roaming for Cable & Wireless Seychelles

Published 11 May 2016 11:51 CET | Seychelles

Cable & Wireless Seychelles has selected Syniverse to provide global LTE coverage to both inbound and outbound roaming subscribers. Syniverse's IPX Network Solution, along ...

Motorola deploys digital radio system at Seychelles Police

Published 07 Oct 2015 12:26 CET | Seychelles

The Government of the Republic of Seychelles has deployed a Motorola Solutions MotoTrbo digital radio system to power police communications. The communications network cover ...

Intelvision adds telenovela channel to its bouquet

Published 07 Sep 2015 12:56 CET | Seychelles

Seychelles-based cable TV provider Intelvision has added Romanza+Africa, a telenovela channel targeting English speaking audiences in Africa, to its channel line-up. The ...