0
Wireless

Digicel awarded 700MHz spectrum in Trinidad and Tobago

Wednesday 14 October 2020 | 12:02 CET | News
Caribbean-focused operator Digicel has acquired spectrum in the 700MHz band for its Trinidad and Tobago unit, allowing it to launch 4G services in the coming weeks, reports local portal TechNewsTT. The Telecommunications Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (TATT) assigned a 10MHz frequency block to the operator, half of what it says it needs, to complement its existing capacity in the 1900MHz and 850MHz bands.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Digicel / Telecommunications Services of Trinidad and Tobago
Countries: Trinidad and Tobago
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

5G


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Digicel Trinidad and Tobago hits 100,000 FTTH customers

Published 14 Jan 2021 12:30 CET | Trinidad and Tobago
Digicel has reached the milestone of 100,000 fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) customers in Trinidad and Tobago around 5 years after ...

Digicel service revenues fall 2% in September quarter - report

Published 27 Nov 2020 14:14 CET | Caribbean
Caribbean-focused operator Digicel reported underlying service revenues down 2 percent year on year to USD 546 million in its ...

Digicel launches suite of data-led Prime Bundles

Published 21 Oct 2020 14:17 CET | Caribbean
Caribbean-focused operator Digicel announced the launch of a range of new bundles for heavy data users as part of a rebrand of ...

Digicel applauds telecoms market liberalization in Guyana

Published 12 Oct 2020 11:31 CET | Guyana
Digicel has applauded the Guyana government's decision to remove the 31-year GT&T telecoms monopoly. "We look forward to a short ...

Digicel Dominica extends FTTH footprint to northern localities

Published 21 Sep 2020 14:51 CET | Dominica
Dominican operator Digicel has announced a further expansion of its fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) network on the island to mark the ...

Digicel latest to join Facebook ad boycott

Published 01 Jul 2020 10:13 CET | Caribbean
Caribbean-focused operator Digicel has become the latest company to join a global campaign to boycott Facebook until it does more ...

Digicel awarded EUR 249 mln in lawsuit against Orange

Published 19 Jun 2020 13:11 CET | Caribbean
A ruling by the Paris court of appeal has awarded Digicel EUR 249 million in damages and interest in a long-running legal battle ...

Digicel concludes USD 1.6 bln debt reduction plan

Published 19 Jun 2020 11:38 CET | Caribbean
Caribbean-focused operator Digicel has announced the completion of a plan to reduce debt after securing the approval of courts in ...

Caribbean data centre space to rise 32% by 2025 - study

Published 20 Apr 2020 11:35 CET | Caribbean
Third party data centre space in the Caribbean is set to increase by 32 percent over the next 5 years, with customer power rising ...

Trinidad & Tobago's Amplia launches Zappware-based Android TV service

Published 15 Apr 2020 14:41 CET | Trinidad and Tobago
Belgian digital TV specialist Zappware has announced a contract to bring its Android TV technology to the Amplia fixed line brand ...

Digicel service revenues up 3% in December quarter - report

Published 27 Feb 2020 13:59 CET | Caribbean
Caribbean-focused operator Digicel reported service revenues up 3 percent year on year in its fiscal third quarter to the end of ...

Trinidad & Tobago's TSTT launches '5G FWA' service with Huawei

Published 18 Dec 2019 13:56 CET | Trinidad and Tobago
Trinidad & Tobago's state-run operator TSTT has launched what it describes as a fixed-wireless 5G service in partnership with ...

Digicel, NBA to hold basketball camps across Caribbean

Published 16 May 2019 11:05 CET | Caribbean
Digicel and the National Basketball Association (NBA) announced plans to hold joint basketball camps for children across the ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

20 Apr Grameenphone Q1 2021
20 Apr Netflix Q1 2021
20 Apr Atos Q1 2021
20 Apr Iridium Communications Q1 2021
20 Apr Apple 'Spring Loaded' event
21 Apr HKBN H1 results
21 Apr Crown Castle Q1 2021
21 Apr Netgear Q1 2021
21 Apr Elisa Q1 2021
21 Apr Orange Belgium Q1 2021
21 Apr Verizon Q1 2021
21 Apr Rogers Communications Q1 2021
21 Apr Comcast Q1 2021
21 Apr Ericsson Q1 2021
21 Apr Vivendi Q1 2021
21 Apr Proximus AGM
22 Apr Tele2 Q1 2021
22 Apr AT&T Q1 2021
22 Apr Orange Q1 2021
22 Apr VeriSign Q1 2021
22 Apr Snap Q1 2021
22 Apr Nordic Entertainment (NENT) Q1
22 Apr Intel Q1 2021
22 Apr FCC meeting
23 Apr Telia Q1 2021
25 Apr Vodafone Qatar Q1
26 Apr SBA Communications Q1 2021
::: More Calendar Items