Category Archive: Business

Jul 21 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 20 July 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 14 July to Sunday 20 July 2013. Monday, 14 July 2014 BTC Deal Closing Eyed For July 21 Bahamas – The Government and Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC) are now aiming to conclude their ‘2 per cent’ deal over the Bahamas …

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Jul 16 2014

Snapshot: 2014 update of e-Government in the Caribbean

We review the 2014 results of the UN’s assessment of the development of e-Government across the Caribbean. Recently, the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN-DESA) published the results of its e-Government Survey 2014. All 193 United Nations member countries were included in the exercise, which was last conducted in 2012, and which …

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Jul 14 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 13 July 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 7 July to Sunday 13 July 2013. Monday, 7 July 2014 Haiti: Digicel blocks Voice over Internet Apps for Illegal Tax Haiti – Haitians using services such as magicJack and Skype to communicate with loved ones overseas will no longer be …

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Jul 11 2014

Fostering innovation and entrepreneurship through start-up accelerators

A discussion of the recently launched start-up accelerator, Start-Up Jamaica. Last week Thursday, 3 July, the Ministry of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining in Jamaica officially launched Start-Up Jamaica, a business accelerator programme for tech companies. Modelled on the much lauded Start-Up Chile, Start-Up Jamaica will implement a 100-day programme for selected start-up companies, and …

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Jul 07 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 6 July 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 30 June to Sunday 6 July 2013. Monday, 30 June 2014 Bright Path to Digital Careers at TechLink Barbados Barbados – More than thirty young Barbadians learned basic skills for developing successful mobile apps and producing high-quality digital photography at a …

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