News and Procurement Updates

Procurement Updates

Procurement of Transportation Services for eGov Jamaica

eGov Jamaica Limited (eGovJa) invites bids from eligible bidders to provide Staff Transportation Service at its offices located at 235B Old Hope Road, […]

Press Releases

Data Protection Bill seeks to protect personal data

Minister of Science, Energy and Technology, Hon. Fayval Williams has hailed the tabling of the Data Protection Bill in Parliament as a significant […]

GovNet Phase 1 Far Advanced

Infrastructure works under the first phase of the government of Jamaica’s GovNet project is far advanced and several ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) […]

eGov Jamaica COVID-19 Advisory

Amidst the COVID-19 concerns, please see the public advisory from eGov Jamaica Limited.

MDAs Urged To Cooperate With eGov Jamaica’s Data-Gathering Exercise

Science, Energy and Technology Minister, Hon. Fayval Williams, is encouraging government ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) to cooperate with the data-gathering activities being […]

eGov Jamaica Prepares For Transition

Chief Executive Officer (CEO), eGov Jamaica Limited, Maurice Barnes, says preparation by the agency to transition into its role as the Information and […]

Data Protection Bill for Parliament soon – Fayval Williams

Science, Energy and Technology Minister, Fayval Williams, says the Data Protection Bill, now before a Joint Select Committee of Parliament, is expected to […]

Minister urges speedier move to digital society

Minister of Science, Energy and Technology (MSET), Fayval Williams says that the time is right for Jamaica to move with more speed towards […]

E-Passports On The Horizon

Jamaicans are on the cusp of receiving electronic passports (e-passports) as part of the transformation process taking place at the Passport, Immigration and […]

New National Project Launched Under NIDS

A new National Public Key Infrastructure (NPKI) project has been launched by the Government under the National Identification System (NIDS) programme. The launch […]

Technology Minister Urges Gov’t Agencies To Embrace Imminent ICT Authority

Technology Minister, Fayval Williams, is calling on government agencies to embrace the soon to be created Information and Communication Technology Authority, ICTA. She […]

eGov Jamaica Launches GovTechTalk Series

eGov Jamaica Limited, on Thursday (Nov. 28), launched its GovTechTalk Series for workers in the Government information sector. The GovTech Talk series, which will be […]

eGov Jamaica Limited Driving Digital Government Framework Facilitation

Chief Executive Officer of eGov Jamaica Limited, Maurice Barnes, says the entity is spearheading initiatives to facilitate a digital government framework where major […]

First Student Cohort Trained under USF’s Technology Advancement Programme

The first cohort of students to be trained under the Universal Service Fund’s (USF) Technology Advancement Programme (TAP) 1000 initiative, will graduate and […]

JTA Gets Funding To Provide Teachers With Tablets

Minister of Science and Technology Dr Andrew Wheatley has committed to providing $US40,000 (J$5.2m) to the Jamaica Teachers’ Association (JTA) to be used […]

Free Wifi To Be Installed At Emancipation Park

Emancipation Park in St Andrew is to be equipped with free internet access come December. The connectivity is courtesy of the Universal Service […]

Technology In Focus, ICT Authority To Improve Govt. Efficiency

Dr Wayde Marr, president of the Vector Technology Institute For many Jamaicans, renewal of one’s motor vehicle registration or certificate of fitness can […]