June 19, 2021

Cable & Wireless chooses Comverse for managed services

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Comverse CNSI, a global leader in service provider business enablement solutions, today announced that LIME, the Caribbean’s leading communications company and a subsidiary of Cable & Wireless Communications, selected Comverse to provide managed services for an array of Comverse and non-Comverse products. “Over the years, the broad range of Comverse Solutions has enabled LIME to […]

LIME responds to WestStar, Logic deal

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From TeleGeography Cayman Islands telco Cable & Wireless, which operates under the LIME banner, has responded to the proposed transfer of the ownership of domestic telecoms operator WestStar from Botcat Holdings to WestTel Limited (trading in the country as Logic). Although LIME pointed out that it ‘does not object to the transfer per se’, it […]

LIME Caribbean CEO calls for technology innovation

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The region’s leading telecoms provider that first connected the Caribbean to the rest of the world, LIME, called on regional government ministers and fellow telecoms providers to push for greater broadband penetration, allowing Caribbean nationals and businesses to participate in the consumption, creation and commercialisation of mobile applications and digital content, capitalising on the benefits […]

LIME and Ericsson complete LTE roll-out in Cayman Islands

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LIME selected Ericsson as sole supplier for its LTE network build out and HSPA network expansion in Cayman Islands 68-fold increase in data traffic as customers respond to LIME’s better services and mobile data experience Cable & Wireless Communications’ business in the Cayman Islands, which trades as LIME, has completed the roll-out of its new […]

iNews Briefs

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LA Meets on Cayman Brac Wed 9th The sixth meeting of the Legislative Assembly 2013-2014 session will take place on Cayman Brac at the Aston Rutty Center from Wednesday, 9 to Friday, 11 April 2014. The general public is invited to attend the sittings, which will start at 10:00 am each day. Dress code is […]

Digicel Cayman Rebuttal to LIME’s comments

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Tuesday March 18th – In response to LIME CEO Bill McCabe’s comments that there has never been an issue and that LIME has never received any complaints, Digicel can confirm that, on two separate occasions, letters of complaint were issued to Bill McCabe regarding LIME’s call handling practices, one in December 2013 and one in […]

Digicel asks regulator to investigate LIME

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Consumers being unjustly charged for calls to LIME numbers Friday 14th March 2014 – Digicel is today asking the ICTA to launch an investigation into LIME’s call handling – which results in some consumers being unfairly charged. In November 2013, Digicel detected unusual calling patterns to LIME numbers across 12 of LIME’s Caribbean markets and […]

39 People will lose their jobs in Cayman employed by LIME – Government reply

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It was announced earlier today that the agreement between Jamaica-based telecom LIME and Ericsson Cayman Ltd. means that 39 people will lose their jobs in Cayman. In a Press release LIME sent to the media they announced they (LIME) had entered into a “managed services agreement” with Ericsson, effective March 8, in an effort to restructure […]

Cable & Wireless swaps Rice for Bentley

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From The Gleaner Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC), the parent company for LIME, has hired Phil Bentley as its new chief executive officer, replacing Tony Rice. Bentley took office on January 1, 2014. Bentley, who will be based in Miami, Florida, will receive an annual salary of £800,000 (J$139 million) and have an annual bonus […]

Dominica union warns it will take ‘action’ over LIME’s decision to retrench workers

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From Caribbean360 DPSU general secretary Thomas Letang said negotiations with the telecommunications company over plans to retrench workers had broken down. He said the company was seeking to outsource its services. ROSEAU, Dominica, Wednesday January 8, 2014, CMC – The Dominica Public Service Union (DPSU) Wednesday warned it was prepared to “do something about the […]