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Huntsman Family Investments to Acquire GTA

February 1, 2017

Huntsman Family Investments and its affiliates (“HFI”) announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement to acquire GTA TeleGuam (“GTA”), a leading provider of telecommunications services in Guam, from funds serviced by Advantage Partners, a Japanese private equity firm.

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Samsung Stops Production and Distribution of Samsung Galaxy Note 7

October 14, 2016

Samsung, in conjunction with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, has announced that it is stopping the production and distribution of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphone after receiving several reports of original and replacement models of the Note 7 batteries overheating and units catching on fire.

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Advantage Partners Announces Cancellation of Plan to Sell GTA

June 6, 2016

Tamuning (Guam), Thursday, June 2, 2016- Advantage Partners and Perusahaan Perseroan (Persero) PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia Tbk. ("Telkom") announced today they have mutually decided to terminate their agreement for Telkom to acquire Advantage Partners’ equity in AP TeleGuam Holdings, Inc.

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GTA is a GOLD sponsor for the upcoming Guam Women’s Chamber of Commerce 2nd Annual Golf Tournament

July 3, 2015

GTA is a GOLD sponsor for the upcoming Guam Women’s Chamber of Commerce 2nd Annual Golf Tournament scheduled for Friday, July 3rd at the Onward Talofofo Golf Course. The GWCC's mission is to create an economic community that promotes women entrepreneurship, empowerment, education, and training. A check presentation was held recently at the GTA main office in Upper Tumon.

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GTA Brings Fiber to the Neighborhood

May 7, 2015

Tamuning (Guam), Thursday, May 7, 2015 – GTA announced today the expansion of its high speed fiber optic network with the introduction of Fiber to the Neighborhood now available to residents and businesses. The fiber rollout allows GTA to deliver speeds of up to 50 Mbps which is five times faster than the average internet speed subscribed to in Guam households.

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GTA Partners with Guam Crime Stoppers to Provide Text Line for Tips

March 26, 2015

Tamuning (Guam) Thursday, March 26, 2015- GTA announces a partnership with Guam Crime Stoppers to provide a text line so citizens can submit anonymous tips via text message. Residents who want to give law enforcement information relative to a crime committed can send a text message to 486-HELP (4357). The local telecommunications company also sponsors and supports the Guam Crime Stoppers Tip Line, 477-HELP (4357), so residents can call in to report an anonymous tip.

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GTA Expands LTE Coverage in Guam

February 27, 2015

Tamuning (Guam), Friday, February 27, 2015 – GTA announced today plans to expand its 4G LTE network to reach 95 percent of areas where island residents live, work, and play by September 2015. The company first launched LTE (Long Term Evolution) in October 2013. As part of plans to further improve LTE coverage this year, GTA is adding 21 new sites to include one on Andersen Airforce Base in Yigo.

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GTA Announces Low Roaming Rates in Japan, South Korea and Philippines

January 20, 2015

TAMUNING, Guam – (Tuesday, January 20, 2015) – GTA today announced the launch of ‘Roam Like Home’ Japan, South Korea and Philippines. The local company was first to introduce ‘Roam Like Home USA’ in 2013 which allows wireless subscribers to use their mobile phones while traveling in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands without the worry of excessive roaming bills.

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GTA Acquires Additional Spectrum to Further Enhance Customer Experience

November 25, 2014

Tamuning, Guam- November 25, 2014- GTA announced today it has reached an agreement to acquire 42Mhz of wireless spectrum, boosting its capacity to meet the growing demand for high-speed wireless service. This new acquisition, on the heels of a 10Mhz purchase of spectrum earlier in the year, effectively doubles GTA’s spectral holdings. After completing this new transaction, GTA will own 97Mhz of spectrum.

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GTA Introduces New Voicemail Services, Visual Voicemail

August 1, 2014

Tamuning, Guam (Friday, August 1, 2014) — As part of the ongoing commitment to provide quality service to customers, GTA announced today that it will be upgrading its voicemail service for landline and wireless subscribers. Effective today, customers can experience an innovative, practical, and simple way to manage their voicemail with new features and functions.

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GTA Donates to Christmas Drop Organization

December 9, 2013

On December 6, 2013, GTA donated $2,000 to the Christmas Drop Organization. The contribution will help the organization spread joy and relief to residents living in the most remote parts of the Marianas island chain and areas of Micronesia.

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GTA Introduces New Sports Entertainment Package to Digital Television Lineup

November 7, 2013

TAMUNING, Guam – (Thursday, November 7, 2013) – GTA today announced the introduction of a new Sports Entertainment Package to their Digital TV Channel Lineup. The GTA Sports Entertainment Package includes NFL RedZone (ch.46), MavTV (ch.37), the Sportsman Channel (ch.48), and the Game Show Network (ch.49). GTA Digital TV customers can add this premium package to their current TV bundles for an additional $10 per month and for a limited time, can add it for just $5 per month for the next 12 months.

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GTA Announces New Low Roaming Rates in the United States

October 31, 2013

TAMUNING, Guam – (Thursday, October 31, 2013) – GTA today announced the launch of ‘Roam Like Home USA’, a new wireless roaming feature for GTA customers. GTA’s ‘Roam Like Home USA’ is an exclusive feature which allows our wireless subscribers to use their mobile phones while traveling in the United States without the worry of excessive roaming bills. Roaming enables mobile subscribers to make and receive calls, send and receive text messages, and use data when traveling.

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GTA Launches 4G LTE Network

October 11, 2013

Local company invests in 4G LTE wireless technology TAMUNING, Guam – (Friday, October 11, 2013) – GTA today announced the launch of its new 4G LTE network. GTA’s 4G LTE network will provide faster data speeds so subscribers can browse the Internet, watch videos, and download music and applications faster than ever. This network upgrade overlays 4G LTE wireless technology within the northern and central areas of the island.

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