PayWise gets EU grant boost for regional expansion

Through this expansion, the PayWise system will now operate in multiple countries, in multiple currencies, including Guyana, Barbados and Grenada.

Implementation begins with organisation

Above: Front table at the symposium, Dr Arvo Ott, Marlene McDonald, Esther Le Gendre and Maxie Cuffie. Photos by Mark Lyndersay BitDepth#1168 for October 25, 2018. […]

LSI-TEC and Samsung offer free IoT courses

As part of its commitment to enrich the people’s lives through education and as a pillar of its Corporate Citizenship core values, Samsung Electronics has established […]

Antigua promises war with Digicel, Flow over tax agreements

Above: Prime Minister Gaston Browne. Photo by Allan Aflak. Prime Minister Gaston Browne has is set for “war” with telecommunications companies Digicel and Flow in the islands […]

Detesting the untested

Illustration by AlienCat/DepositPhotos “It’s an untested technology, so it’s an untested business, and we can’t give a loan based on that.” The words fell from the […]

Global Skills programme to award $3.2 million to 6 firms for training

Above: Camille Selvon-Abrahams of Animae Caribe speaking at the event announcing the winners. Photos courtesy the Ministry of Planning and Development. The Ministry of Planning and […]

Thank you

Illustraction by Piick/DepositPhotos TechNewsTT enters its fifth year today and this the eight hundredth story posted to the site. It seemed appropriate to have a look […]

Don’t just teach a man to fish. Are our Caribbean SME policies fundamentally wrong?

An essay by Abdullah Mohammed on #Caribbean #SIDS, #SMEs, and the need for Political Leadership in Innovation… or we’re doomed. The SIDS Challenges, and how to […]

IDB urges local thinkers to Unfollow

Above: Carina Cockburn, Principal Operations Specialist and and Tomas Bermudez, Country representative of the IDB during the launch presentation. Photo by Mark Lyndersay. At the launch […]

The future is not purchased, it is earned

Above: Image by sakkmesterke/DepositPhotos. Some might argue the semantic here. Purchase requires earning, some might say, but in this day and age where you can get a […]

$1billion for TT ICT Wishlist

Above: There’s a bit of magical realism to the Government’s new ICT plan. Illustration using elements by MacroVector and Cherezoff/DepositPhotos. BitDepth#1107 for August 22, 2017 So, […]

Huawei releases 2016 Sustainability Report

Huawei has taken another step towards clearly supporting the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in its 2016 Sustainability Report entitled “Connecting the Future”. The report, […]

Broadband shakeup, 2007

Originally published in the Business Guardian. Customers looking for broadband connections in Trinidad and Tobago are finally finding a market in a state of true competition, […]

GORTT posts final draft of Vision 2030 plan

The Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago has posted online its assessment of Trinidad and Tobago and Vision 2030 plan for development. The 139 […]

Carnival’s future, reflected in brass

Above:Sound engineer Robin Foster (left) discusses loading logistics with Etienne Charles on Carnival Monday afternoon as the band prepares to leave its assembly point. Photo by […]