Webinars On Cyber Security May 29 & 30

Kathyann Husbands Ministry News

As part of the activities for Cyber Week, May 29 to June 1, the Caribbean Israel Center for Cyber Defense, the Data Processing Department and the Telecommunications Unit will host two free webinars for IT professionals, law enforcement and managers from the private and public sectors. The first webinar, Introduction to Cyber Risk Oversight and Management, will be held on …

Stronger Cyber Security Paramount

Nya Phillips Top Stories

An appeal has gone out to Barbados and the region to strengthen their cyber security, especially in light of the recent introduction of the cyber security legislation, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), by the European Union. It came from Business Development Officer at the Caribbean Israel Centre for Cyber Defense (CICCD), Daidre Leacock, during a press conference at the …

Press Conference On Cyber Risk Next Week

bgis Ministry News

Cyber risk, threat intelligence and the General Data Protection Regulation will come in for discussion when a press conference is held next Tuesday, May 15. Hosted by the Data Processing Department (DPD), the Telecommunications Unit, and the Barbados Defence Force (BDF), in collaboration with the Caribbean Israel Center for Cyber Defense (CICCD), the press conference will take place at the …

Productivity Initiatives To Be Discussed Soon

Sharon Austin Ministry News

A number of private and public sector officials will soon get an opportunity to learn more about several Government initiatives which are seen as enhancers to productivity in the public service. These initiatives will be discussed next Thursday, March 1, when the Ministry of the Civil Service hosts Day Four of the Week of Excellence 2018, which will be held …

Some Gov’t Websites Not Accessible

bgis Top Stories

The Data Processing Department (DPD) has advised that due to technical issues related to its internet services, a number of Government websites are temporarily offline. Those websites are: the Barbados Integrated Government Portal, the Barbados Audit Office, the Nutrition Department, the Barbados Drug Service, Ezpay Service, Coastal Zone Management Unit, the Barbados Fire Service, the Department of Emergency Management, the …