COVID-19: AN OPPORTUNITY FOR DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION THROUGH REGIONAL COLLABORATION

Caribbean Telecommunications Union 21st July 2020 Introduction The COVID-19 pandemic has demonstrated most pointedly the interdependency of the countries of the world in several respects. It has led to unprecedented conditions in peacetime. No one knows how long these conditions will last or what the longer-term consequences will be. The World Health Organisation defines a […]

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NEW WEBINAR SERIES FROM ARIN and CTU DEDICATED TO ACCELERATING DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION IN THE CARIBBEAN

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago (26th June 2020) – For the Caribbean, COVID-19 has delivered some tough, but invaluable lessons. The race to move government and private sector services online in response to lock-down requirements, remote-work imperatives, closed schools and other such disruptions, shone light on long-standing challenges regional governments and businesses have faced. As part […]

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The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Girls in ICT Partnership will host an online regional event to celebrate International Girls in ICT Day on 23 April, 2020.

International Girls in ICT Day is an International Telecommunication Union (ITU) initiative and is observed every year on the fourth Thursday of April, under the theme: ‘Expand Horizons, Change Attitudes’. The main objective is to create a global environment that empowers and encourages girls and young women to consider careers in ICTs and STEM-related fields. […]

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LACTLD JOINS THE CTU

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago (15th April 2020) – The Caribbean Telecommunications Union (CTU) is pleased to welcome its newest member, Latin American and Caribbean Top Level Domains (LACTLD), which officially became a member of the CTU on 27th March 2020. Incorporated in 2004, LACTLD is a nonprofit association which promotes an Internet that contributes to economic and […]

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Huawei Powers State-of-the-Art Innovation Lab at UWI

[Port of Spain, Trinidad, September 28, 2019] Global technology giant Huawei has donated over $13 million (US$2 million) in equipment for a state-of-the-art innovation lab at UWI, St Augustine that could see T&T-designed tech products emerging on the world stage. Officially named the “bmobile-UWI Innovation Lab powered by Huawei,” representatives of all three organisations were […]

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SURINAME AND CTU TO DEMONSTRATE THE POWER OF DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

CTU PRESS RELEASE Paramaribo, Suriname (10th September 2019) – Following its successful launch of Caribbean FutureScape in April 2019, the CTU is taking its technology immersion roadshow to Suriname. Caribbean FutureScape visitors – citizens, will experience how technology may be effectively applied to everyday activities in Caribbean life and the possibilities for an exciting future […]

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