ICT ignored in budget

At the Cabinet level of governance consideration, technology is still viewed as a support tool, not an enabling one.

The 2018 Budget and ICT

Above: Minister of Finance Colm Imbert is responsible for the allocations in the 2018 budget. Photo courtesy the Ministry of Finance. BitDepth#1116 for October 24, 2017 […]

The technology agenda, deferred

Above: The State Enterprises Investment Programme document for 2017 is the “blueprint” that public sector spending and prioritisation will follow. Technology initiatives are almost invisible in its […]

The Seven Per Cent Solution

Above: Will a seven per cent tax on online shopping feed the national coffers? Image by Siarhei Tsalko, DepositPhotos. BitDepth#1037 for April 19, 2016 The plan […]

Government to add 7% tax on online purchases

In his mid-year review of the new government’s financial situation, Minister of Finance Colm Imbert noted… Madam Speaker, when this Government presented the 2016 budget in […]