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 […]

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 […]

Data privacy tops Caribbean Internet governance agenda

BY GERARD BEST PARAMARIBO, Suriname. May 2, 2018—Data privacy will be among the items topping the agenda at an upcoming Caribbean Internet Governance Forum to be held by the Caribbean Telecommunications Union (CTU) in Suriname this month. The meeting is part of an effort by several Caribbean countries to establish and strengthen policies to ensure […]