Costa Rica: Problems With Cell Towers
Monday, August 25, 2014
Businesses have denounced the arbitrariness with which municipalities are establishing rates and conditions for granting permits for setting up telecommunication towers.
The Chamber of Information and Communication Technology...
Panama: Tender For System For Identification Cards
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Preparations are being made to launch a tender in December to select a company to develop a new identification system for Panamanians, estimated at between $7 million and $12 million.
The Electoral Tribunal (Tribunal Electoral or TE) is...
El Salvador: Radio Spectrum Unused
Thursday, August 14, 2014
The telecommunications sector is asking for spectrum auctions to be resumed in order to meet the growing demand for voice and data services.
After the Supreme Court suspended the auction process as...
Nicaragua: New License for Russian Operator Yota
Friday, August 8, 2014
A 10 year license has been awarded to the Russian-owned company to allow them to venture into the market of data transmission services.
The Nicaraguan newspaper La Gaceta published "...Awarded...
Science, Technology and Innovation in Costa Rica
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
The budget for the country's investment in technology and research is four times less than what is invested in developed countries.
A presentation has been made of the first report on the...
Data Network Awarded for $61 million
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
The Guatemalan Telecommunications Enterprise has awarded the company Columbus Network de Guatemala a contract for the lease of computer equipment and implementation of communications connectivity.
Under the contract awarded on July 30, the provider must...
El Salvador: Number Portability Tender
Monday, August 4, 2014
An announcement has been made that the bidding rules for the tender for managing the porting process will be presented in the coming months.
The Superintendency of Electricity and...
Telecommunications Market in Costa Rica
Thursday, July 31, 2014
The Superintendency of Telecommunications in Costa Rica has presented its second statistical report for the period 2010-2013.
From the report by SUTEL:
General Development of...
Electronic Signatures Hardly Used in Panama
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Banks say they are not investing in the technology required to implement electronic signatures for digital processes due to the small amount of use by users.
Although the use of electronic signatures for banking...