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April 07, 2014
Has Cable Bahamas fulfilled its original mission

It is axiomatic to suggest that a modern Bahamas requires modern infrastructure. We appreciate the need for a world-class airport in the capital and second city and that many airports in our islands must be updated to be aligned with the increasing travel demands of citizens and visitors.
There is also an urgent need to maintain our docks for inter-island mail boat transportation and we have recen...

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BTCs 4G-LTE Lightening Speed Wireless Network, Fast Approaching
September 09, 2013
BTCs 4G-LTE Lightening Speed Wireless Network, Fast Approaching

By year-end, the Bahamas Telecommunications Company’s current high speed wireless 4G network will have undergone further upgrades to deliver Long Term Evolution, or 4G-LTE, a lightning-fast wireless communication network for high-speed data on mobile phones and data terminals...

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July 31, 2012
MoT doubles Eleuthera budget to 1.4M

Tourism officials are looking to triple traffic into North Eleuthera from 200,000 to 600,000 annually.
Obie Wilchcombe, the minister of tourism, revealed to Guardian Business that he is elated about the new multimillion-dollar development now ongoing in North Eleuthera.
He confirmed that Eleuthera is one of the islands that need special attention, as the Ministry of Tourism looks to double its mar...

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May 21, 2013
Cable Bahamas launches REVON Extreme

Less than one month after officially launching speed increases of 500 percent, Cable Bahamas has now released its much-anticipated REVON Extreme. This new level of service delivers home Internet speeds at up to 70 megabits per second, which is nearly nine times faster than the nearest competition. The company claims that it is the fastest Internet service that has ever been available to resident...

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Many Upset Over Proposed Cable Price Hike
September 13, 2012
Many Upset Over Proposed Cable Price Hike

Dozens of New Providence residents, many of whom are Cable Bahamas Limited (CBL) customers, expressed strong concerns about the company's proposed rate increase at a public consultation meeting at Holy Cross Anglican Church Tuesday night.

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September 11, 2013
BTC to roll out 4G-LTE in New Providence by Christmas

By year-end, the Bahamas Telecommunications Company's (BTC) current high-speed, wireless, 4G network will have undergone upgrades to deliver Long Term Evolution, or 4G-LTE, a "lightning-fast" wireless communication network for high-speed data on mobile phones and data terminals, the company said yesterday.
BTC Senior Vice President Brands and Communications Marlon Johnson said that the advances ar...

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July 18, 2012
Kerzner asks BTC to pay up

Kerzner International is seeking compensation from the Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) for the losses it suffered as a result of a massive system blackout on June 18, Kerzner Bahamas President and Managing Director George Markantonis has confirmed.
"I think it was obviously very irritating for our customers and certainly for first-time visitors; it was not the kind of memory that we would...

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BTC takes Hi-speed Internet to the birthplace of Rake-n-Scrape
May 03, 2012
BTC takes Hi-speed Internet to the birthplace of Rake-n-Scrape

Over the past weekend BTC took its Neighborhood Connect program to Old Bight, Cat Island where hundreds of Cat Islanders were treated to a street party complete with local entertainment, local cuisine and giveaways, while browsing the latest technology and services from BTC and being among the first to sign up for high-speed internet service.

Cat Island is among the first to experience BTC’s ...

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May 03, 2012
Cat Island pounces into NGN platform

Over the past weekend BTC took its Neighborhood Connect program to Old Bight, Cat Island, where hundreds of Cat Islanders were treated to a street party complete with local entertainment, local cuisine and giveaways, while browsing the latest technology and services from BTC and being among the first to sign up for high-speed internet service.
Cat Island is among the first to experience BTC's NGN...

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Cable Bahamas launches new 70 megabits per second broadband Internet service
May 19, 2013
Cable Bahamas launches new 70 megabits per second broadband Internet service

Less than one month after officially launching speed increases of 500 per cent, Cable Bahamas has now released its much-anticipated REVON Extreme. This new level of service delivers home Internet speeds at up to 70 megabits per second, which is nearly nine times faster than the nearest competition. The company claims that it is the fastest Internet service that has ever been available to residenti...

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