ST JOHN’S, Antigua (CMC) – The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has withdrawn the Under-19 team from its tour of Bangladesh.
The WICB said the decision to withdraw the team is in the best interest of the safety and security of the players and officials.
“The WICB’s decision was taken following con ...more »
The September 21, 2013 Observer article titled, 'LIME claims 140,000 new mobile customers in 100 days' has confirmed in detail what I sensed was happening on the ground in the aftermath of LIME's lowering of its mobile rate to $2.99 per minute pre-tax, charged per second.
I have two mobile phones, one connected to the Digicel network and the other to LIME. My first mobile phone, in the late 1990s, was a brute of a monster — a Motorola which weighed a ton, a battery half its weight, and an antenna reminiscent of images of the smokestack on steamships of old. It was connected to the only player of the day, the then cumbersome Cable and Wireless (C&W) network.
By the time Digicel arrived, in 2001 I was one of many persons privileged to have been invited to its impressive launch at the Jamaica Pegasus hotel, it was quite easy to be swayed by the expert marketing of...
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