Besides optical cables and networking equipment, the Japanese company also operates in the metals, energy and auto sectors.
The company will invest US$1.8bn on strengthening its 4G offerings in Chile and Peru and building out fiber to address the home segment.
While the industry recorded net job gains for the third straight month, the expansion slowed in March.
Latin American telecom operators association Asiet is inviting interested parties to conduct two individual studies on the IoT and subscription-based multimedia content in order to propose public policies and regulations.
BNamericas looks at the factors that helped Mexico's Grupo Televisa secure 1.35bn pesos in net income attributable to shareholders in 1Q17.
The number of fixed broadband subscriptions grew 5.28% year-on-year in March.
The Organization of American States had called a meeting of foreign ministers to address the crisis in the country.