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Legislation for Digital Society

Energy, Science and Technology Minister, Dr. the Hon. Andrew Wheatley, says several pieces of legislation are in the offing to transform Jamaica into a digital society.
They include legislation to facilitate the development of the information and communication technology (ICT) sector, protection of data for increased online transactions and cyber security.
“These areas are key to maximizing the use of information and knowledge as a catalyst for growth and economic development,” said Dr.  Wheatley.
The Minister was speaking at the inaugural National Commercial Bank (NCB) Digital Symposium, held at the Terra Nova All Suite Hotel, in Kingston, on April 20
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