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Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says the Government has taken steps to transform Jamaica into a truly digital economy.

He noted that the measures include the passage of legislation such as the National Identification System (NIDS) Bill.

The Government of Jamaica is taking steps to transform the Jamaican economy into a digital economy.

Speaking this morning (June 21), at the 9th Annual Mona School of Business Management (MSBM) Roundtable CEO Breakfast Forum at the Mona Visitors Lodge, Prime Minister Andrew Holness underscored that the Government has taken several steps and will now see the results.

Pointing to the unavoidable and inevitable digitalisation of the Jamaican society, Prime Minister Andrew Holness says that his administration is laying the foundation for a digital makeover that will have a jaw-dropping effect on life.

Listed companies and those looking to become so should make a concerted effort to embrace digital technology in order to create sustainable value creation.

So said the Managing Director of the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Marlene Street Forrest at the 9th Annual Mona School of Business & Management Roundtable CEO Breakfast Forum held earlier today.

Kingston, JAMAICA, June 21, 2018 - Mona School of Business and Management, UWI (MSBM) will host the ninth annual MSBM Roundtable CEO Breakfast forum on Thursday, June 21, at the Mona Visitors’ Lodge and Conference Centre at the University of the West Indies, Mona Campus.

Mona School of Business and Management, UWI (MSBM) will host the ninth annual MSBM Roundtable CEO Breakfast forum on Thursday, June 21, at the Mona Visitors’ Lodge and Conference Centre at the University of the West Indies, Mona Campus.

For the past three weeks I have been assisting a colleague with the delivery of a course in Negotiation, (which really could be called Negotiation and Influence). One of the realities is that the two aspects (Negotiation and Influence) are normal functions that we engage in everyday, sometimes in a single transaction, or often in an ongoing agreement/contract.

The date, Saturday May 19, 2018, will for a longtime remains special for 21 year-old Krisan Thomas from Byles in Kitson Town, St. Catherine, as it is the date that she discovered the depth in which she is respected by adults and peers in her wider community.

Science, Energy and Technology Minister, Dr. the Hon. Andrew Wheatley, says Government data is being made available to citizens in order to enable them to have an input in decisions impacting the country.

In conversation, Stephen Davidson enjoys taking a trip down memory lane. And whether he’s reminiscing about those wonderful years at St. George’s College, remaining tight with former co-workers at VMBS or growing up with a single mom, his recollections are rich with insight and remarkable candour.

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