Political Stability Boosts Mobile Penetration in Solomon Islands

Political Stability Boosts Mobile Penetration in Solomon Islands – R&M By James Barton, Developing Telecoms June 12, 2019 In recent years, the Solomon Islands have stabilised both politically and economically and this, along with improvements to mobile infrastructure has led to a sharp rise in mobile penetration. According to a new report from Research & [...]

ADB, World Bank To Support Submarine Cable For Micronesia

ADB, World Bank Support High-Speed Internet for Micronesia By The Financial April 2, 2018 The ADB (Asian Development Bank) Board of Directors has approved a total of $36.6 million in grants to help fund the delivery of low-cost, high quality internet service in Kosrae in the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM); Tarawa and Kiritimati Island [...]

2018-04-02T10:44:24-04:00April 2nd, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , |

High-Speed Broadband Goes Live In Samoa

High-Speed Broadband Goes Live In Samoa By InfoZine February 9, 2018 The Asian Development Bank (ADB), the World Bank Group, and the Government of Australia joined the Government of Samoa to celebrate the arrival of high-speed internet in the country at a ceremony at the TATTE Convention Centre Friday. Apia, Samoa - infoZine - The [...]

Guinea Bissau Reaches $47 Million Deal On Cable

By Alberto Dabo, Emma Farge, David Clarke, Reuters July 19, 2017 BISSAU (Reuters) - Guinea Bissau has agreed a memorandum of understanding with the World Bank, Orange and MTN for a $47 million project to link the country to a submarine telecoms cable connecting Africa with Europe, the government said on Wednesday. Under the agreement, [...]

2017-07-19T19:11:30-04:00July 19th, 2017|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , |