Science & Technology

Governor's Symposium 2017

CTU Secretary General Addresses Regional Governors in Sint Maarten

CTU PRESS RELEASE:-Cupecoy, Sint Maarten, (27th June, 2017) – Ms. Bernadette Lewis, Secretary General of the Caribbean Telecommunications Union delivered the Keynote address at the 6th Annual Governor’s Symposium which had as its theme...
health-facility

New health centre for Micoud community

GIS:-The Building will Include Rainwater Harvesting Systems so that the Facility Remains Operational even after A Disaster. Ministry of Health officials have announced that a state-of-the-art wellness centre will be...

Second major cyber-attack in two months disrupts businesses around world

(Reuters) - A major cyber attack, believed to have first struck Ukraine, caused havoc around the world on Wednesday, crippling computers or halting operations at port operator Maersk, a...
CTU SG accepts award

Trinidadian Honoured by the Inaugural Barbados Internet Governance Forum

CTU PRESS RELEASE:-Cave Hill, Barbados, (27th June, 2017) – A Trinidadian, Ms. Bernadette Lewis, Secretary General of the Caribbean Telecommunications Union (CTU) was honoured for her contribution to Caribbean Internet governance at Opening Ceremony...
mosquito

Vector Awareness Week Ends

GIS:-The Observance Directs Energies Toward the Reduction of Vectors During the Rainy Season. The Ministry of Health will conclude the observance of Vector Awareness Week on Sunday. The annual observance is...
EU Ambassador Daniela Tramacere

Climate Diplomacy Week Opinion Editorial

PRESS RELEASE:-By Ambassador Daniela Tramacere, Head of the European Union Delegation to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean States, the OECS, and CARICOM/CARIFORUM As we approach the start of the 2017 edition of...

Flow and C&W Business Boost Cyber-Security

PRESS RELEASE:-Castries, Saint Lucia – June 23, 2017 – More and more, it is becoming difficult – if not impossible – to do business without access to the internet, whether fixed, home...

Study shows deadly heat waves are becoming more frequent

(AP) - Killer heat is getting worse, a new study shows. Deadly heat waves like the one now broiling the American West are bigger killers than previously thought and they...
oecs-info

OECS to benefit from new public statistics database

GIS:-Web-Based Software Provides Easy to Access Regional Social and Economic Data. Citizens of OECS member states now have data at their fingertips with the launch of OECSInfo 2.0, a centralized...
meeting on climate change

Government looks to build conversation about climate change issues.

PRESS RELEASE:-Castries, Saint Lucia, June 20, 2017 - The Government of Saint Lucia is hosting a series of workshops to foster conversation about taking action on climate change issues...