The Cell Phone Market in El Salvador
Tuesday, June 18, 2013
A survey entitled Hogares 2012 has revealed that 90.53% of Salvadoran households have a cell phone, spending at least $10.53 a month on mobile phone communication.
This percentage is 2.08% higher than in 2011 when it...
Digicel Announces Investments in El Salvador
Wednesday, December 5, 2012
The President of Grupo Digicel has announced investments over the next eighteen months of more than $40 million.
In his short visit to El Salvador, Denis O'Brien was...
Promises and Risks in Mobile Communications
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
The massive and growing use of mobile devices is hitting businesses hard, generating great opportunity and great risks.
A report from RSA (The Security of Business Innovation...
Users Can Buy Unlocked Cell Phones
Friday, October 26, 2012
Amendments to the Telecommunications Act passed by the Legislative Assembly of El Salvador allows mobile phone users to buy unlocked cell phones.
A press release from the Legislative Assembly...
El Salvador: Claro Cancels Purchase of Digicel
Monday, October 15, 2012
After the competition regulator imposed the release of part of the spectrum leased by Claro as a condition to the merger between the two companies, America Movil has announced its withdrawal from the move.
In March last year, America Movil announced an agreement...
Roaming rates Transparency
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Mobile Operators to Help Consumers Better Understand and Manage Data Usage, Addressing Head-On the Issue of Bill Shock.
The GSM Association announced that more than 40 Latin...
El Salvador: Sale of Unlocked Cell Phones
Monday, September 3, 2012
A new decree obliges telephone companies operating in the country to deliver the phones that they sell in an unlocked format.
Luis Méndez Menéndez, head of the General...
Sending Remittances By Mobile Phone
Friday, August 24, 2012
From the month of September recipients of remittances in Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador will be able to receive them on their mobile phones.
By using a its cellular network platform, the...
$120 million in Financing for Cell Towers
Wednesday, July 11, 2012
The Guatemalan company Continental Towers will receive funding from the International Finance Corporation to build and maintain cell towers in Central America.
According to an article in Elperiodico.com.gt, "The...