The Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority (ECTEL) in collaboration with the National Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (NTRC) hosted a ceremony on Monday, 25th January to launch the Internet Exchange Point (IXP). This initiative is under the World Bank funded Caribbean Regional Communications Infrastructure Program (CARCIP). The Internet Exchange Point is an internationally recognised mechanism for achieving cost and service gains and ICT sector growth.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Trade and Regional Integration is pleased to inform of the New Zealand High Commission Fund which offers to support small scale short-term community projects that contribute to wider community well –being.
The Hon. St. Clair Prince, Minister of Education, National Reconciliation and Ecclesiastical Affairs along with Parliamentary Secretary of the same ministry Deborah Charles; accompanied by ministry officials have begun a series of school visits.