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Tag Archives: Digicel

  1. DIGICEL DONATES US$500,000 FOR URGENT RELIEF ASSISTANCE IN ST VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES

    Digital Operator, Digicel Group, just revealed their donation of US$500,000 worth of much-needed items to support the urgent relief efforts in St. Vincent & the Grenadines caused by the Le Soufriere volcanic activity. With thousands of people evacuated from the red zone and housed in shelters and significant ash fall resulting from the explosive eruptions […]

    April 16, 2021Breaking News, Featured, NatureNo comments
  2. Digicel and SafeToNet, making the internet a safer place for children

    With the Covid-19 pandemic driving more people online, Digicel recognises the need to place additional emphasis on digital security. Children in particular are vulnerable as they navigate online learning and increased screen time, inadvertently putting themselves at risk of cyberbullying, sextortion and exposure to content that may be inappropriate for their age. In order to […]

    November 19, 2020BusinessNo comments
  3. DIGICEL FOUNDATION WINS WORLD COMMUNICATION AWARDS

    Digicel Jamaica Foundation took home the coveted Social Contribution Award at this year’s virtual staging of the World Communication Awards. Having to switch to a virtual format this year, the ceremony was broadcast live as they announced the winner of each category and then showed a victory video from each. In addition to having the […]

    November 7, 2020BusinessNo comments
  4. DIGICEL STEPS OUT AS A DIGITAL OPERATOR

    Digicel just launched itself as a Digital Operator and is marking the occasion by delivering simply more through a suite of eight apps and a promise of powerful digital experiences. It heralds a new frontier for Digicel as it goes all in on digital. Nineteen years after its launch in Jamaica as a mobile operator […]

    October 24, 2020Technology, Video GalleryNo comments
  5. Hero CPL, Sunset + Vine and SportsMax deliver world-class broadcast

    The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) was broadcast around the world thanks to TV production company Sunset+Vine and SportsMax Productions who provided the state-of-the-art equipment that was used for the telecast. With months of planning and many late changes, adjustments and restrictions to both crew and equipment logistics due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Sunset […]

    October 11, 2020CricketNo comments
  6. Montserrat’s connection to the sub-sea fibre cable system goes live

    Long-awaited connectivity for Montserrat via subsea cable is now a reality thanks to the Government of Montserrat’s collaboration with Southern Caribbean Fiber (SCF), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Digicel Group, and its subsidiary SCF Montserrat. Under the Montserrat Subsea Fibre Optic Project, funded by the UK funded Capital Investment Programme for Resilient Economic Growth (CIPREG), fibre […]

    October 8, 2020TechnologyNo comments
  7. CaribbeanJobs.com celebrates 15 years in Job Recruitment

    The region’s leading job recruitment platform, CaribbeanJobs.com, is celebrating its 15th year of transforming the professional lives of Caribbean people, through connecting candidates with recruiters to secure their dream jobs across the region. Despite the threat of COVID-19 to the global job market, CaribbeanJobs.com has chartered a path of finding innovative ways to keep job […]

    October 4, 2020BusinessNo comments
  8. 2020 HERO CARIBBEAN PREMIER LEAGUE – MATCH REPORT 29

    The Trinbago Knight Riders once again showed that they are a formidable squad, not just an XI, as even with four changes, Sunil Narine still rested and Colin Munro injured, they put together a superbly planned and executed performance to bowl out the St Kitts & Nevis Patriots inside 19 overs and chase their modest […]

    September 7, 2020CricketNo comments
  9. Spin and chaos reign as Amazon Warriors make history

    Guyana Amazon Warriors overcame losing 10/62 in 81 balls and a vintage onslaught from Andre Russell to record the lowest successful defence in Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) history in an astonishing game against the Jamaica Tallawahs. After a Powerplay charge the Amazon Warriors lost 10/62 as Mujeeb-ur-Rahman and Sandeep Lamichhane ran riot. But last […]

    August 26, 2020CricketNo comments
  10. Daren Sammy to Captain St. Lucia Zouks in 2020

    Daren Sammy will return as captain of the St. Lucia Zouks for the 2020 season. Sammy has just finished a coaching stint in Pakistan and he will be back in his playing shirt this season. He will be captaining his home franchise once again! He has been part of the St. Lucia Zouks franchise since […]

    April 24, 2020CricketNo comments
  11. 15 YEAR OLD, REBECCA SIMPSON, DIGICEL NBA JUMPSTART PARTICIPANT SELECTED FOR NBA ACADEMY WOMEN’S DEVELOPMENT CAMP

    Fifteen year old, Rebecca Simpson, was selected to participate in the 3rd NBA Academy Latin American Women’s Development Camp after being one of the five Barbadians selected to go on the Digicel NBA Jumpstart Programme‘s New York Experience last year October. Of the five Barbadians that earned a place in the New York Experience, Rebecca […]

    February 6, 2020Featured, SportsNo comments
  12. Digicel NBA Jumpstart Programme changing lives through basketball

    Over the last five years, Digicel and the NBA have partnered to develop youth basketball across the region. The Digicel NBA Jumpstart Programme provides young boys and girls with the chance to be trained by NBA players, coaches and staff, all with a view to raising the quality of the sport in the Caribbean. “When […]

    December 2, 2019SportsNo comments
  13. Guyanese dominate Digicel Youth Pan Caribbean Film Competition

    The Digicel Youth Pan Caribbean Film Competition, as part of the inaugural Turks & Caicos International Film Festival, announced the winners of the competition. Open to amateur filmmakers across the Caribbean, the competition provided a platform for budding creatives to test the waters and show off their skills. For the 21yrs and over category, Dexter […]

    November 18, 2019CinemaNo comments
  14. Motorcade for Barbados Tridents ends in Warrens by 4:00 pm, Fri 18th Oct 2019

    Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley will join Barbadians in a grand celebration this afternoon, in honour of the recent capture of the Hero CPL T-20 trophy by the Barbados Tridents. The Celebrate 246: Barbados Stand Up! motorcade will move off from the historic Kensington Oval at 1:00 p.m. and travel through Bridgetown, before culminating in […]

    October 18, 2019Breaking News, Cricket, FeaturedNo comments
  15. Government of Antigua & Barbuda and Digicel Reach Agreement

    Digicel just revealed they reached an amicable agreement with the Government of Antigua & Barbuda in regard to the provision of future spectrum arrangements to enhance telephony and Internet services in the country. Digicel welcomes this positive engagement and believes this signals a new era of constructive relations with the Government and will benefit citizens, […]

    September 2, 2019Business, FeaturedNo comments
  16. ‘Her Story: Journeys to Greatness’ Co-Sponsors? Digicel & IGT via AmCham BEC March 10, 2019Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  17. NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER FOR DIGICEL BARBADOS

    Digicel Barbados today announced Yaser Maher as its new Chief Executive Officer. This appointment comes on the heels of the former CEO, Alex Tasker, being appointed to the role of Executive Chairman of Digicel Barbados in October of last year. Yaser is no stranger to the Digicel family having joined the Barbados team from Digicel […]

    February 9, 2019Events, FeaturedNo comments
  18. PanJam Announces Acquisition of Minority Stake in Regus’ Caribbean Franchise Partner

    PanJam Investment Limited (PanJam) announced they just acquired a 25 per cent stake in Williams Offices (Caribbean) Limited (Williams Offices), Regus’ Franchise Partner in the Caribbean. Williams Offices was established in Barbados in 2015 with a mandate to license and operate the Regus brand and business model in a number of Caribbean countries. Regus is […]

    October 11, 2018Business, Featured1 comment
  19. DIGICEL COMPLETES SALE AND LEASEBACK AGREEMENT WITH PHOENIX TOWER INTERNATIONAL

    Digicel has completed a sale and leaseback agreement with Phoenix Tower International LLC (PTI) through its Jamaican subsidiary, Phoenix Tower Jamaica Limited, in relation to a number of its towers in Jamaica. This sale and leaseback arrangement means PTI assumes ownership and management rights of 451 of Digicel’s wireless communication tower sites in Jamaica. The […]

    October 1, 2018TechnologyNo comments
  20. CARIBBEAN SCHOOL CRICKET TEAMS LEARN FROM THEIR CPL IDOLS

    Digicel and the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) toured the region for the Digicel Youth Cricket Series Coaching Clinics over the past three months, inspiring young cricketers and teaching them the finer points of the game. Students from six schools, one per participating CPL country, were coached by their local CPL coaches and got to […]

    August 6, 2018CricketNo comments
  21. New Telephone System for BRA Treasury Location

    The Barbados Revenue Authority is in the process of transitioning to a new telephone system at its Treasury Building location. The new PBX number is 535-8200. Carolyn Williams-Gayle, manager communications and PR explained that this is part of the Authority’s continued efforts focused on enhancing service delivery. “We have been listening to our customers’ concerns […]

    February 19, 2018Featured, Technology1 comment
  22. Williams Industries and former Digicel CEO’s form new company

    Barbados based Williams Caribbean Capital is a joint venture just launched by Williams Industries and former Digicel CEO’s Barry O’Brien and Ciarán Burke. Williams Caribbean Capital’s strategy is to invest in companies throughout the region which have a strong business model and the potential for enhanced growth levels. Therefore it’s a delight for the entrepreneur […]

    July 27, 2017Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  23. RAUL NICHOLSON-COE TAKES OVER AS CEO FOR DIGICEL CAYMAN ISLANDS

    Digicel announced the appointment of Raul Nicholson-Coe as Chief Executive Officer for its Cayman Islands operation effective June 1st 2017. In this role, Raul will have responsibility for driving all aspects of the business as it continues its transformation into a complete communications and entertainment provider. Raul brings over twenty years’ experience having joined Digicel […]

    May 14, 2017TechnologyNo comments
  24. Up De Ting Fuh Spring with Sky Mall!

    There’s lots of treats in store for you! No purchases necessary. 😀 Just take a selfie next to any store in the mall using our special hashtags below for a chance to win gifts and tickets to the Digicel Reggae Festival! 😉 Two prizes to be won each day until April 29th. Prizes will be […]

    April 23, 2017Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  25. Regus opens its doors in Trinidad & Tobago

    Flexible working spaces – the phenomenon that is reshaping the way the world works – has arrived in Trinidad & Tobago with the opening of a Regus Business Centre at Invader’s Bay Tower in Port of Spain. The Regus business centre which boasts a combination of office space, meeting rooms, co-working facilities, and business lounges […]

    April 17, 2017BusinessNo comments