The following are some of the major decisions released by the Commission.

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TELECOM DATE & DECISION NUMBER SUBJECT BRIEF OVERVIEW
2004
PUC 2004-101 (15th December, 2004)

Network interconnection.

In the matter of a petition filed by Weblinks and network interconnection with Cable & Wireless (West Indies) Ltd.
“….the PUC considers that four primary matters should be addressed: (1) where the networks are to be interconnected; (2) how will they be interconnected; (3) interconnection prices; and (4) will interconnection be achieved in a timely manner.” (Summary Page 1).
2005
PUC 2005-101 (12th October 2005)

Network interconnection.

An agreement was filed by Cable & Wireless (West Indies) Ltd with Wireless Ventures (Anguilla) Ltd (Digicel) for the interconnection of their networks in Anguilla.
The agreement was not approved (Paragraph 42, page 13). See Paragraph 43, page 13 for reasons.
PUC 2005-102 (22nd November 2005)

Inclusion of Prices in Interconnection Agreements.

Prices to be included in interconnection agreements between Cable & Wireless (West Indies) Ltd and the following operators: Caribbean Cable Communications (CCC), Weblinks Ltd (Weblinks) and Wireless Ventures Anguilla Ltd (Digicel).
“The Commission hereby approves the prices for mobile and fixed termination and for transit services in interconnection agreements to be as set out in paragraph 9 of this decision.” (Paragraph 35, page 7).
PUC 2005-103 (30th November 2005)

Network interconnection.

In the matter of a petition filed by Caribbean Cable Communications (CCC) concerning network interconnection with Cable & Wireless (C&W).
An extension was granted to C&W to respond to CCC’s petition, this date was set for the 31st January, 2006 (Paragraph 42, page 7). C&W was however directed to provide the ‘ISDN PRI Service’ see paragraph 41, page 6.
PUC 2005-104 (14th December 2005)

Interconnection Agreement.

In the matter of an interconnection agreement between Cable & Wireless (West Indies) Ltd (C&W) and Caribbean Cable Communications Ltd (CCC).
‘The interconnection agreement’ dated 30th November 2005 and ‘Supplemental Agreement’ dated 30th November 2005 were both approved, see paragraph 10, page 2.
PUC 2005-105 (15th December 2005)

Interconnection Agreement.

Interconnection Agreement between Cable & Wireless (West Indies) Limited and Wireless Ventures (Anguilla) Ltd (Digicel).
The Commission approved the ‘interconnection agreement’ dated 23rd November, 2005 and the ‘Variation Agreement’ dated 24th November, 2005 (Paragraph 9, page 2).
2006
PUC 2006-101 (31st March, 2006)

Proposed voice Service ('Netspeak').

Cable & Wireless (West Indies) Ltd proposed a new public voice service to be offered in Anguilla under the brand name 'netspeak'.
C&W was directed to file for approval of the Netspeak service packages, including the price and components for each package, see paragraph 162, page 36.
PUC 2006-102 (26th May, 2006)

Prices for proposed voice service ('Netspeak').

In the matter of prices for the proposed public voice service 'netspeak' to be offered in Anguilla by Cable & Wireless (West Indies) Ltd (C&W).
“The Commission directed C&W to review their policy on deposits as set out in the ‘Basic Telecommunications Services-Terms and Conditions’ so as to ensure that the deposit requirements of their license are consistent with section 7 of the ‘Basic Telecommunications Services-Terms and Conditions’, see paragraph 36, page 11.
2007
PUC 2007-101 (18th May, 2007)

Revised Prices for NetSpeak Package

In the matter of revised prices for a service with the brand name ‘NetSpeak’ provided by Cable & Wireless (West Indies) Limited in Anguilla.
The Commission directed C&W to file a quarterly report consisting of the number of subscribers to NetSpeak package as well as a breakdown of the specific service package starting on March 31st, 2007, see paragraph 47, page 12.
PUC 2007-102 (13th December, 2007)

Review of prices to be included interconnection agreements.

A review of prices to be included in interconnection agreements between Cable & Wireless (West Indies) Ltd (C&W) and the following operators: Caribbean Cable Communications (CCC), Weblinks Ltd (Weblinks) and Wireless Ventures (Anguilla) Ltd (Digicel).
Each Licensed service provider (C&W, CCC, Digicel and Weblinks) was directed to file on a confidential basis a schedule of minutes and revenues for the period January 2007 to April 2007 on or before 25th January, 2008 (see paragraph 74, page 17).

Each service provider was also directed to file on a confidential basis a monthly schedule for the period starting the first month of interconnection to month-end April 2007 (see paragraph 75, page17).
2008
PUC 2008-101 (28th March 2008)

Review of prices included in interconnection agreement.

In the matter of a review of prices included in interconnection agreements between Cable & Wireless (West Indies) Ltd (C&W) and the following operators: Caribbean Cable Communications (CCC), Weblinks Ltd (Weblinks) and Wireless Ventures Anguilla Ltd (Digicel).
All service providers were directed to amend part 2 of the tariff schedule in their respective interconnection agreements so as to reflect the prices approved and set out in Table 1 and file to the Commission for approval on or before 25th April, 2008 (paragraph 99 and 100, page 20).

All service providers were also directed to file with the Commission on a confidential basis current international termination rates charged to international operators or affiliated operators for terminating incoming international traffic on their domestic networks in Anguilla on or before April 28th, 2008 (paragraph 102, page 20-21)
PUC 2008-102 (17th April, 2008)

Interconnection Agreement.

In the matter of an interconnection agreement between Cable & Wireless (Anguilla) Ltd (C&W) and Wireless Ventures Anguilla Ltd (Digicel).
The agreement was approved by the Commission, see paragraph 11, page 2.
PUC 2008-103 (17th April, 2008)

Interconnection Agreement.

In the matter of an interconnection agreement between Cable & Wireless (Anguilla) Ltd (C&W) and Caribbean Cable Communications Ltd (CCC).
The agreement was approved by the Commission, see paragraph 9, page 2.
PUC 2008-104 (17th April, 2008)

Interconnection Agreement.

In the matter of an interconnection agreement between Cable & Wireless (Anguilla) Ltd (C&W) and Weblinks Ltd (Weblinks).
The agreement was approves by the Commission, see paragraph 9, page 2.
PUC 2008-105 (8th December, 2008)

Application to revise prices for the 'Netspeak' service.

In the matter of an application to revise prices for the 'Netspeak' service provided by Cable & Wireless (Anguilla) Limited.
CCC was directed to file with the Commission the information referred to in their submission of 13th October 2008 on or before 1st February, 2009 (Paragraph 75, pg.16).

The Commission directed C&W to include average per month minutes in their next NetSpeak quarterly status reports. They were also directed to file on or before 1st February, 2009 a copy of their current business and/or technology migration plan(s) or to explain the absence thereof (para.76 &77, pg.16).
2009
PUC 2009-101 (10th March, 2009)

'All Talk' Service.

In the matter of a service with the brand name 'All talk' provided by Lime (Cable & Wireless, Anguilla Ltd).
C&W was directed to file confirmation with the Commission that the ‘AllTalk’ service was withdrawn as a service offering within seven days of the decision. They were also directed to file confirmation with the Commission within thirty days of the decision that the ‘AllTalk’ service to current customers had been withdrawn, see para. 38, pg.10.

Licensed operators were invited to file with the Commission on or before 3rd April, 2009 their views on the establishment of a criteria to distinguish a ‘promotional’ service offering from a permanent one, see para. 39, pg.10.
PUC 2009-102 (28th April, 2009)

Review & Rescinding of decision related to 'All Talk'.

In the matter of an application from Lime (Cable & Wireless, Anguilla Ltd) for the review and rescinding of Commission decision PUC 2009-101 with regards to the service 'All Talk' provided by Lime.
C&W (Lime) was directed to file with the Commission within thirty days of the decision date 28th May, 2009 confirmation that the ‘AllTalk’ service to current customers has been withdrawn, see para. 80, pg.15.
PUC 2009-103 (28th August 2009)

Application to offer a service with the brand name 'Simplicity'.

In the matter of an application made by Lime (Cable & Wireless, Anguilla Limited) to offer a service with the brand name 'simplicity'.
Digicel was directed to file with the commission on or before 30th September, 2009, a list of prices charged to IDD calls from customers that employ Digicel fixed/mobile device, see para. 140, pg.24.
PUC 2009-104 (28th August, 2009)

Revision of the date effective for an adjustment in mobile termination prices included in interconnection agreements.

In the matter of a revision of the date effective for an adjustment in the mobile termination price included in the interconnection agreements between Cable & Wireless (West Indies) Limited (C&W) and the following operators: Caribbean Cable Communication (CCC), Weblinks Ltd (Weblinks) and Wireless Ventures (Anguilla) Ltd (Digicel).
C&W, Digicel, CCC and Weblinks were directed to amend part 2 of the Tariff schedule in their respective domestic interconnection agreements to reflect a MTR of EC$0.30, effective 1st November, 2009 and file such amendment with the Commission by 23rd November, 2009 (para. 101-102, pg.21).

The commission will also commence a review of prices for interconnection on or before 1st July, 2012, see para.103, pg. 21 for more information.
2010
PUC 2010-101 (12th March, 2010)

Interconnection agreement.

In the matter of an interconnection agreement between Cable & Wireless (Anguilla) Ltd (C&W) and Wireless Venture (Anguilla) Ltd (Digicel).
The ‘Third Variation Agreement’ and an amendment to the ‘Interconnection Agreement’ were both approved by the commission, see para.8, pg. 2.
PUC 2010-102 (12th March, 2010)

Interconnection agreement.

In the matter of an interconnection agreement between Cable & Wireless (Anguilla) Limited (C&W) and Caribbean Cable Communications Anguilla Limited (CCC).
The ‘Third Variation Agreement’ and an amendment to the ‘Interconnection Agreement’ were both approved by the commission, see para.8.
2011
PUC 2011-101 (1st April, 2011)

Complaint by Weblinks regarding Lime’s wholesale & retail Pricing.

In the matter of a complaint from Weblinks dated 5th May, 2010 regarding Lime’s wholesale & retail pricing for international outgoing calling services and domestic interconnection services.
Lime was directed to file with the Commission and Weblinks, a copy of a proposal for adjusting the outstanding amount for international wholesale service provided to Weblinks. This was to be done within 30 days of the decision.

Lime was also required to file a revised invoice which reflects amounts as described in paragraphs 193-196. This is to be done within 30 days of the decision with copies to be sent to the Commission as well as Weblinks.

The Commission will render a final decision on the amounts due for wholesale service and domestic interconnection charges within 30 days of receiving Weblink’s response to Lime’s proposal or within 90 days of receiving Lime’s proposal in the absence of a counterproposal from Weblinks.
2012
PUC 2012-101 (22nd March, 2012)

Interconnection agreement.

In the matter of a review of the interconnection between Cable & Wireless (Anguilla) Limited (Lime) and the following operators: Caribbean Cable Communications (CCC); Weblinks Limited (Weblinks); and Wireless Ventures (Anguilla) Limited (Digicel).
The commission recommended various changes be made to the level of interconnection rates. The Commission stated that further comments, including the recommended interconnection prices and any other relevant matters should be filed on or before 30th April, 2012.
PUC 2012-102 (11 February 2014
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In the matter of a complaint dated 5 May 2010 filed with the Commission by Weblinks regarding LIME's wholesale and retail pricing of international outgoing calling services and domestic interconnection services.

 

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NOTICE:

11 February 2014

Telecom Decision PUC 2014-101

In the matter of a complaint dated 5 May 2010 filed with the Commission by Weblinks regarding LIME's wholesale and retail pricing of international outgoing calling services and domestic interconnection services.

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