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Open Data Portal to Improve Transparency

Minister of Science, Energy and Technology (MSET) Dr. the Hon. Andrew Wheatley, says the open data portal will promote greater transparency in Government by increasing the State’s engagement with citizens and businesses, and removing barriers in accessing information.
Speaking at a JIS Think Tank on June 22, Minister Wheatley said the portal, which is the first of its kind in the Caribbean, will provide a “one-stop shop” for all government information.
He noted that with Jamaica operating in a global marketplace where persons want to invest in the country “the portal will have a significant impact on Jamaicans as well as the international community”.
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