Tag Archives: Information

Financial Information Month – FATCA

The local implications for the Foreign Accounts Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) are far reaching. So said First Caribbean International Bank (FCIB) representative Norlan Gabriel, who was a panel member on NBC Radio’s “Views on Issues” programme last Sunday. The latest edition of the radio programme was aimed at disseminating information about finance, as October is… Continue Reading →

ACE Information Technology Course Graduation

A three-month course in Information Technology culminates this afternoon with a Graduation Ceremony, hosted by Zone 5 of the Adult and Continuing Education in the Ministry of Education. The successful participants are receiving their certificates at the ceremony, which is being held at the Doris McKie Learning Resource Centre at Upper Cane Hall. Addresses will… Continue Reading →

SVG Recognizes Financial Information Month With Month Of Activities

St. Vincent and the Grenadines is among countries in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union, ECCU, which will be involved in activities to observe Financial Information Month (FIM) in October. The month of activities is being co-ordinated by the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB). Speaking on NBC’s Interface programme, Resident Representative of the ECCB, Elritha Dick-Miguel,… Continue Reading →

Greater Push For ICT In Schools

Education Officer with responsibility for Information and Communication Technology, ICT, Chanyatt Ramsamooj says the Ministry of Education will continue to push for greater integration of ICT in the schools’ curriculum. Mrs. Ramsamooj, gave this commitment, as she discussed the use of ICT in education during NBC’s Views On Issues programme on Sunday. The discussion focused… Continue Reading →

Senior Education Officer On – Proper Use Of ICT By Nation’s Youth

Senior Education Officer, Aldia Gumbs-Dyer, said efforts must be made to ensure the proper use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) by the nation’s youth. She was speaking at this morning’s start of a one-day workshop, dubbed the “EZ Learning Workshop”, which forms part of a series of Professional Development Sessions aimed at improving the… Continue Reading →

Camillo Gonsalves’ World Telecommunications and Information Society Day Appeal

An appeal has been made for the local business sector to partner with the Government to revolutionize the local ICT landscape. Minster of Information and Communication Technology, Camillo Gonsalves made the appeal as he delivered an address at the opening of an ICT Expo, held at Heritage Square yesterday, to mark World Telecommunications and Information… Continue Reading →