On Tuesday, February 28, I was asked by the National Telecommunications and Regulatory Commission (NTRC) to cooperate with them in what was described as an “organized shutoff of all radio transmitters in the Grand Etang area between the hours of 09:00am to 03:00pm on Wednesday, March 1, 2018.” The request was, supposedly because of complains […]
The move by the FCC in the US to roll back restrictive net neutrality regulation as it relates to regulating the Internet is a “victory for telecoms, consumers and economies” Digicel said today as it urged Caribbean regulators to take note and not simply apply a blanket one size fits all approach in their markets. […]
DIGICEL CALLS FOR GOVTS TO PROTECT CONSUMERS AND TAX REVENUE Policies needed to extend consumer protection and tax collection to the digital economy Kingston — With many more countries around the world getting on board with efforts to ensure that online giants like Facebook, Google and WhatsApp obey the law and pay their fair share […]
DIGICEL CALLS ON ECTEL TO CLARIFY REGULATORY APPROVALS PROCESS IN RELATION TO PROPOSED ACQUISITION OF COLUMBUS / FLOW BY CABLE AND WIRELESS Kingston — Digicel today respectfully called upon the Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (‘ECTEL’) to publicly clarify and confirm the present status of the regulatory approvals process being undertaken by them in conjunction […]
THE ‘SPICE ISLE’ WILL KICK OFF THE “BIGGEST PARTY IN SPORT” BY HOSTING THE OPENING OF CPL St. George — Carnival cricket fever has hit the beautiful island of Grenada with the announcement that the National Cricket Stadium will host the launch and opening round of games of the 2014 Limacol Caribbean Premier League (CPL), […]
DIGICEL OUTLINES COMPREHENSIVE ICT OFFERING TO LOCAL CLIENTELE St. George — After successfully positioning itself as the number one mobile provider in Grenada during the last ten years, Digicel is ready to launch a strong campaign in the area of Information Communication Technology (ICT).
CHELSEA FC FOUNDATION COACHES PICK JAMAICA’S TOP THREE PLAYERS WHO WILL ATTEND THE DIGICEL ACADEMY Kingston, Jamaica — Senior International Development Officer for the Chelsea FC Foundation and Digicel Kick Start Clinics Head Coach, David Monk, has praised the high quality of footballing talent he saw at the Kick Start Clinics held in Jamaica last week […]
A SUCCESSFUL VISIT TO LORETTO ST. GEORGE — The Loretto Playing Field, in St. John, came alive with the voices and positive energy of Grenada’s youth, as the Ministry of Youth, Sports & Ecclesiastic Affairs, with the support of Platinum Sponsor, Digicel, held their first Youth Pulse session last Saturday.
RENEWABLE, AFFORDABLE AND RELIABLE ELECTRICITY TO THE PEOPLE OF THE CARIBBEAN NEW YORK – NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG) and Digicel today jointly announced at the Clinton Global Initiative conference in New York a partnership to acquire, construct and operate renewable energy projects under development in the Caribbean region. NRG and Digicel stand ready to bring […]
DISPENSES WITH ROAMING RATES ACROSS THE CARIBBEAN AND US Kingston – Thursday 8th August 2013. Digicel, the best value mobile operator, will dispense with roaming charges across its Caribbean and the US markets, it was announced today.