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Gov't committed to knowledge-based society

Minister of Science, Energy and Technology, Dr Andrew Wheatley, says the Government is committed to a knowledge-based digital society whereby Jamaicans, particularly youth, have greater access to technology. 

To this end, he said, barriers of access have been removed from approximately 250 government and educational websites.

"I must thank our telecoms partners for ensuring that (the more than) 250 government websites are now zero-rated,” he said. Wheatley was speaking at the launch of 29 new Xerox products at the Spanish Court Hotel in New Kingston today.

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