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C&W, Digicel deny talk of merger

SHAWN CUMBERBATCH, shawncumberbatch@nationnews.com

Added 13 April 2017


TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPETITORS Cable Wireless and Digicel have dismissed reports that they are to become one under the ownership of international cable TV giant Liberty Global.

The information was also rejected by Minister of Commerce Donville Inniss, who is responsible for telecommunications sector regulator, the Fair Trading Commission.

Information reportedly circulating yesterday on social media and via email asserted that “in the next six weeks Barbados telecommunications industry will be changed back to a monopoly”.

The author claimed to be a former longstanding employee of “LIME/Flow” and said they were a shareholder of the company. (SC)

Please read the full story in today’s Weekend Nation, or in the eNATION edition.



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