Tag Archive: legislation

Sep 02 2016

A quick look: the ending of a monopoly in Guyana

With the efforts underway to end GT&T’s monopoly in Guyana, we briefly examine why it has taken so long to achieve, and what to expect in the future. Although many of us across the Caribbean may take for granted the competition that exists in our telecoms sectors, there are still some countries, such as Antigua …

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Aug 08 2016

Roundup: for the week ending 7 August 2016

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 1 August to Sunday 7 August 2016. Monday, 1 August 2016 High-speed data connection collapses causing major delays in check-in at Guyana’s key airport Guyana – Passengers leaving Guyana are experiencing flight delays and cancellations due to a collapse …

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Jul 25 2016

Roundup: for the week ending 24 July 2016

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 18 July to Sunday 24 July 2016. Monday, 18 July 2016 BVI pushes for next-level internet development British Virgin Islands – The British Virgin Islands is stepping up efforts to get the most from its internet infrastructure… more Landmark …

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Mar 28 2016

Roundup: for the week ending 27 March 2016

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 21 March to Sunday 27 March 2016. Monday, 21 March 2016 BTC retiree looks forward to new phase of life/career Bahamas – A 40-plus year career with the Bahamas Telecommunications Company, (BTC) came to a close for Elias Major …

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Feb 12 2016

4 considerations when taxing telecoms

Increasingly, Caribbean countries are taxing telecoms and ICT. This post examines some of the pros and cons of that approach. Across the Caribbean, many countries have implemented some kind of tax specific to telecoms. The latest countries where it has been proposed are Barbados and Antigua and Barbuda. In most instances, the tax is levied …

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