Tag Archive: Trinidad & Tobago

Oct 15 2014

Has the horse already left the stable in countries that want “even more” telecoms competition?

Four considerations in light of Trinidad and Tobago’s plans to licence a third mobile/cellular operator and service provider. Although most Caribbean countries enjoy a fully liberalised telecoms environment, where there are at least two players in most of the major market segments, there are still a few countries, such as Belize, the Bahamas, Antigua and …

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Aug 28 2013

Going from two to three: why it can be difficult to increase the number of players in mobile/cellular markets

A discussion of factors that can contribute to Caribbean countries not retaining more than two players in their mobile/cellular markets. Over the last two weeks or so, the Telecommunications Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (TATT) issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) for a new mobile/cellular operator. Currently, Digicel and LIME operate in Trinidad and Tobago, …

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May 14 2013

Raising the Pulse of ICT from the Ground Up: Startup Weekend Trinidad and Tobago

A post by the Trinidad and Tobago Startup Weekend team on the need for initiatives in the Caribbean to better harness ICT, and how Startup Weekend Trinidad and Tobago can contribute to that goal. The existence of a networked economy in which information, products and services are solicited, shared, accessed and re-purposed without traditional limitations, has not …

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Nov 21 2012

What does the T&T Govt/Google debacle tell us about the openness of the Internet?

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Google’s latest Transparency Report was released last week. This post examines freedom of expression and the openness of the Internet. Early last week, Google released its latest Transparency Report in which it highlighted that the Trinidad and Tobago (T&T) Government had requested the removal of ten YouTube videos, which it refused to do. Nine of …

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Nov 14 2012

Will C&W get full control of TSTT?

Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC) wants full control of the, Telecommunications Services of Trinidad and Tobago (TSTT). This post discusses this development and some of its possible implications. An article published over the weekend in The Trinidad Guardian Newspaper in Trinidad and Tobago, reported that Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC), the parent company of LIME …

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