Category Archive: Caribbean

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 18 2014

The right to privacy in the digital age

A review of the recently published report from the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on the right to privacy in the digital age Two days ago, 16 July, the United Nations (UN) High Commissioner for Human Rights, Ms. Navi Pillay, published a report on a study conducted by her office which “revealed a …

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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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