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ICT Sector a Top Priority for Julian Robinson
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ICT Sector a Top Priority for Julian Robinson

Newly appointed State Minister for Mining, Energy and Information Communication Technology (ICT), Hon. Julian Robinson, says he will be aggressively targeting and pursuing prospects for ICT investments in the country. In an interview with JIS News, Mr. Robinson, who has been assigned responsibility for ICT in the Ministry, headed by Hon. Phillip Paulwell, said Jamaica is viewed "favourably" as an ideal location for business process outsourcing (BPO) by several overseas-based entities engaged in this undertaking. The State Minister, who was involved in the ICT sector while engaged in investment promotions at JAMPRO, where he previously worked, as well as in private consultancy, disclosed that already, he has been in touch with a number of stakeholders, “who have indicated an interest in mo...
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Energy Saving Program for Public Sector

The Government is in discussions with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) on financing for a US$13 million energy saving programme for the public sector, projected to start this year. An energy audit has identified potential (more…)