Tag Archive: Regulation

Jul 30 2014

Ready or not, it is coming: why telecoms companies need competition

All too often telecommunications companies blame competition for the changes they need to make to their operations. However those changes tend to be necessary, but are not undertaken without that external pressure… Last week, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC), Leon Williams expressed the view that the BTC was not …

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Jul 28 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 27 July 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 21 July to Sunday 27 July 2014. Monday, 21 July 2014 Johnson Bows Out At BTC Bahamas – MARLON Johnson, vice president of sales and marketing at the Bahamas Telecommunications Company, was tight-lipped yesterday over the terms of his resignation from …

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Jul 14 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 13 July 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 7 July to Sunday 13 July 2014. Monday, 7 July 2014 Haiti: Digicel blocks Voice over Internet Apps for Illegal Tax Haiti – Haitians using services such as magicJack and Skype to communicate with loved ones overseas will no longer be …

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Jul 04 2014

A case of mixed signals? Blocking VoIP in the Caribbean

A discussion about some Caribbean ISPs recent move to block Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) across the region. Since Sunday, 29 June, consumers across the Caribbean have been in an uproar over telecoms, especially mobile/cellular providers, blocking applications and services on their networks that use Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP). Generally, the term VoIP speaks …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.ict-pulse.com/2014/07/case-mixed-signals-blocking-voip-caribbean/

Jun 30 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 29 June 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 23 June to Sunday 29 June 2014. Monday, 23 June 2014 Ex Telecom chief: We pay Latin America’s most expensive broadband Dominican Republic – Former Telecomm Institute (INDOTEL) José Rafael Vargas on Saturday denounced that the country pays Latin America’s most …

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