Honduras Prison Fire in Comayagua Takes Lives

Honduras Prison Fire in Comayagua Takes Lives

Current death toll count: 350 A fire has swept through the Comayagua prison, killing those inside, many burned to death in their cells. The prosecutors’ office announced the death count at a radio news conference. The head of the national prison system, Danilo Orellana, said the fire broke out Tuesday night at the prison in […]

Tegucigalpa Roads to be Repaired

The Mayor of Tegucigalpa, Ricardo Álvarez reported that in January, the capital will invest 100 million lempiras, and in February, over 190 million, to repair the degradation of roadways which took place over the rainy season. Comayagüela is one of the projects to be completed. Tegucigalpa authorities determined that for the best results, Comayagüela will […]

Airport Departure Tax Will Be Eliminated

Due to the complaints of the Honduran people, and pressure from the media, the additional 23 dollar fee to exit the country will be lifted in 15 days. President Porfirio Lobo Sosa announced yesterday that the government will discontinue the increase in cost beginning in January. The measure had been adopted by Congress at midnight […]

Rosenthal’s Cable Color Chooses Orckit-Corrigent

PRESS RELEASE Orckit-Corrigent Ltd. (nasdaqgm:ORCT), a leading Packet Transport Network (PTN) vendor and TELSOL, a leading telecommunication group in Central America, today announced that Cable Color, a leading telecommunication service provider in Honduras, has selected Orckit-Corrigent’s IP/MPLS and MPLS-TP based CM-4000 PTN switches and the accompanying CM-View network management system to introduce a networking environment […]