Latest Telecoms News about Jamaica

Viber Evades VoiP Block in Jamaica

  Voip based OTT provider, Viber appears to have secured a bypass around a service block imposed on it by Jamaica's Digicel last week....

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Jamaican Networks Block VoIP Based OTT Apps

  Both of Jamaica's mobile networks, Digicel and Lime have started blocking VoiP based OTT apps....

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Jamaican Networks Collaborate to Reduce Call Bypass Traffic

  Two Jamaican mobile networks, Lime and Digicel have jointly announced a partnership to clamp-down on \"bypass calls\", which they say costs them hundreds of millions of dollars in lost revenues each year....

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Jamaica's Digicel Completes 4G Network Expansion

  Jamaica's Digicel says that it has recently completed the deployment of its LTE mobile network, increasing its footprint to now 92% population coverage across Jamaica. ...

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Digicel Buys Block of 700Mhz Spectrum for Jamaican Network

  Jamaica based Digicel has bought a block of 700Mhz radio spectrum, for just over half the price that the government failed to sell it at last year....

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Digicel Files Complaint Over Allegations of Incorrect Billing by Rival

  Jamaica's Digicel says that it has filed a complaint with the Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR) to launch an investigation into call handling at a rival network, Lime,...

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Digicel Jamaica Reports Strong Growth in Mobile Data Usage

  Digicel Jamaica is reporting strong double-digit growth in data revenues and data plan subscribers over the last quarter ending December 2013....

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Digicel Offers Reward to Convict Cable Thieves

  Two of Jamaica's telecoms operators have offered a $1 million reward for information leading to the conviction of cable thieves that knocked out a significant part of their networks last week....

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Jamaica's Digicel Hires 200 Staff for Customer Care Team

  Jamaica's Digicel says that it has hired and trained some 200 additional agents for its Customer Care Call Centre....

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Lime Outlines 2-Year Network Upgrade Plans

  Jamaica based Lime has announced plans for a US$79 million mobile network upgrade to expand coverage and increase the mobile download speeds....

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