Tag Archive: legislation

Aug 20 2014

Regulation: balancing the tight rope between politics and independence

Using a recent article from the Cayman Islands as the starting point, the concept of the independence of the regulator is discussed. In the Cayman Islands last week, the article, “ICTA board seeks greater role in hiring”, caught our attention. ICTA, the Information and Communications Technology Authority, is the telecoms and broadcasting regulator in the …

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Aug 06 2014

2014 update of Internet Governance in the Caribbean

Coinciding with start of the 10th Caribbean Internet Governance Forum in the Bahamas, the Caribbean Internet Governance Policy Framework, which will be reviewed at the Forum. Today, 6 August, marks the start of the 10th Caribbean Internet Governance Forum in Nassau, the Bahamas, which has been organised by the Caribbean Telecommunications Union (CTU). Generally, the …

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May 12 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 11 May 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 5 May to Sunday 11 May 2014. Monday, 5 May 2014 Cable ‘Excluded’ From 55% Of Market Bahamas – Cable Bahamas is currently excluded from 55 per cent of the Bahamian communications market, a senior executive arguing it should be “in …

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Oct 28 2013

Roundup: for the week ending 27 October 2013

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 21 October to Sunday 27 October 2013. Monday, 21 October 2013 ATM users warned to look for tampering Antigua & Barbuda – An IT professional with Global Processing Centre Limited is telling users of ATMs what to look for to avoid …

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Sep 27 2013

Is your data protected in the Caribbean?

A discussion of the need for specific data protection laws in the Caribbean; the current status of those laws in the region; and some of the consequence when they are absent. Across the Caribbean, considerable strides have been made to establish the enabling framework for Information Societies and knowledge-based economies.  To date, many countries have …

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