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Three Companies Apply for Telecoms Licences in Bermuda

Three Companies Apply for Telecoms Licences By Jonathan Kent, The Royal Gazette April 30, 2020 Competition may be about to heat up in Bermuda’s telecommunications sector with three companies seeking to join the market. Cable & Wireless Network Services, Horizon Communications and Paradise Mobile have applied for licences from the Regulatory Authority. Horizon and Paradise [...]

7 Questions With the Hon. Walter Roban

7 Questions With the Hon. Walter Roban By SubTel Forum March 16, 2020 The Hon. Walter H. Roban JP MP is the Deputy Premier of Bermuda and the Minister of Home Affairs since November 2018. He was previously the Minister of Transport and Regulatory Affairs from July 2017. Minister Roban is part of a leadership [...]

Bermuda Act Boosts Hopes for Subsea Cable Industry

Act Boosts Hopes for Subsea Cable Industry By Scott Neil, The Royal Gazette February 18, 2020 Bermuda has put itself into the frame to be the first landing hub for submarine communication cables in the Atlantic. New cable systems are being planned, and the Submarine Communication Cables Act 2020, which was approved by MPs on [...]

2020-02-18T10:04:09-05:00February 18th, 2020|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , , |

Bermuda Efforts to Attract Undersea Cable Industry

Efforts to Attract Undersea Cable Industry By Jonathan Kent, The Royal Gazette September 30, 2019 Legislation to advance Bermuda’s efforts to become a digital hub for the interconnection of submarine cables was tabled in the House of Assembly on Friday. Walter Roban, the Minister of Home Affairs, tabled three bills for consultation that he said [...]

Bermuda to Promote Tech Cable Corridor at SubOptic 2019

Bermuda to Promote Tech Cable Corridor at SubOptic 2019 Bermuda Business Development Agency Press Release April 8, 2019 Hamilton, Bermuda, April 7, 2019—A Bermuda delegation attending a high-profile conference for the global submarine cable industry this week will promote the island as a strategic Atlantic landing hub for fibreoptic corridors. SubOptic, a triennial event being [...]

2019-04-08T10:27:39-04:00April 8th, 2019|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , , |