Tag Archive: Regulation

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 2013. 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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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 2013. 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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Jun 25 2014

Will Jamaica ever achieve number portability?

The launch of number portability in Jamaica has been “imminent” for a number of years. With the recently announced change of date, yet again, will Jamaica ever achieve number portability? In his sectoral debate presentation on 11 June, Hon. Julian Robison, Minister of State in the Ministry of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining, advised the …

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Jun 23 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 22 June 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 16 June to Sunday 22 June 2013. Monday, 16 June 2014 ‘Valiant Effort’ To Close BTC Deal Bahamas – The Government and Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC) still have not closed their ‘2 per cent’ deal over the Bahamas Telecommunications Company …

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