Monday Feb 24
Arcep to assign 4G spectrum in overseas territories in 1H14
Following a consultation covering mobile frequency assignments in the 700MHz, 800MHz, 900MHz, 1800MHz, 2100MHz and 2600MHz frequency bands in a number of French overseas territories, Paris-based Autorite de Regulation des Communications Electroniques et des Postes has decided to launch 4G Long Term Evolution licence awards procedures in Reunion, ... (more)
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Ottawa cautions travellers about chikungunya virus
Federal health officials are cautioning travellers about an outbreak of another virus that can be spread by mosquitoes in the Caribbean.
Chikungunya Gaining Foothold in Western Hemisphere
Chikungunya virus has infected roughly 3700 people in the eastern Caribbbean since showing up on the French side of St. Martin in December 2013, the New York Times reports.
Eastern Caribbean sees 418 new chikungunya cases in last week
The CDC warns about another serious mosquito-carried virus coming into the U.S. after confirming 10 people infected on the Caribbean island of St. Martin, and advises taking precautions.