Digicel condemns withdrawal rumours

Digicel has condemned rumours that it is withdrawing its services from the Autonomous Region of Bougainville.

The telecommunication and entertainment company unequivocally refutes the false statements, which have been widely circulated on social media.

Digicel’s senior management team says: “Since launching its operations in 2007, Digicel has invested significantly in Bougainville and provided employment and other business opportunities, both directly and indirectly, to many individuals and businesses in Bougainville. 

“Digicel intends to continue investing in Bougainville and remains fully committed to the people of Bougainville.”

Digicel further reassures its valued customers, suppliers and other partners in Bougainville that they are “here to stay and will continue to deliver world-class ICT services to the people of Bougainville for many years to come”.

Press release