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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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February 18, 2016
BTC CEO suggests action looms on WhatsApp

In the face of projected revenue losses of $10 million this year due to the popular messaging platform WhatsApp, Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) CEO Leon Williams said yesterday the company has to explore ways to boost its mobile earnings, including possibly taking "disruptive" measures.

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June 19, 2012
Mass failure of BTC system

The Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) has launched an internal investigation into the cause of a nationwide system outage that disrupted services to more than 300,000 mobile, landline and broadband customers yesterday, company officials said.

For most of yesterday, BTC customers were unable to make mobile or landline calls, send text messages or access broadband Internet services provided ...

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Cable Bahamas delivers historic increase in broadband upload speeds by 700
April 24, 2014
Cable Bahamas delivers historic increase in broadband upload speeds by 700%

CBL speed increases make The Bahamas the fastest in the region. Cable Bahamas Ltd announced today that it has implemented a network-wide increase in upload speeds for all residential REVON broadband Internet subscribers in The Bahamas...

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September 08, 2010
Technology firms donate to school

Bahamas WiMax, the wireless Internet Service Provider, has partnered with Nassau-based Lignum Technologies to donate a state-of-the-art computer laboratory to Every Child Counts in Marsh Harbour, Abaco.

Bahamas Wimax's chief executive, Matthew Carey, said: "Computer skills have become required learning

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October 26, 2014
Bahamas should lead region in ICT

Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) CEO Leon Williams called on the government to lead the way toward The Bahamas becoming the hub for regional information and communications technology (ICT), in his recent address to ICT professionals at the Office of the Data Protection Commissioner's second annual National Training Symposium in Nassau.
The symposium theme, "The seventh data protection prin...

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

NASSAU, Bahamas -- 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 ava...

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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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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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