Barbados government continues its efforts to reform the local Information Communication Technology, ICT sector.
Director of the Data Processing Department in the Ministry of Innovation, Science and Smart Technology Rodney Taylor revealed moves are afoot to drive innovation and entrepreneurship in the tech-sector.
This, he says, is critical to enable the development of the digital economy.
Mr Taylor was among the panel for the October edition of the Caribbean Economic Forum, hosted by the Central Bank of Barbados.
The topic, How to Digitize an Economy.
Mr Taylor adds a strong cyber security framework is required so persons have the confidence to conduct their business online.