Government Embracing Digital Technologies

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Minister of Innovation, Science and Smart Technology (MIST), Kay McConney, believes that Barbados’ current economic challenges could be an opportunity for the country to serve as a model to small developing countries around the world. Speaking at a Digital Transformation event hosted recently by Productive Business Solutions and Dell at Courtyard by Marriott, Minister McConney explained that Barbados’ future was …

Accountants Urged To Embrace Digital Age

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It can no longer be business as usual in the accounting profession. Minister of Innovation, Science and Smart Technology, Senator Kay McConney, has urged local accountants to embrace the digital age instead of seeing their profession as “being under siege by technology”. Speaking at the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Barbados (ICAB) Students’ Conference themed: Embracing Change Together this morning …

Remaining Government Senators Sworn-In

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The two remaining Senators appointed by Government, Kay McConney and Rawdon Adams, took the Oath of Office this morning before Governor General, Dame Sandra Mason, during a brief ceremony at Government House. Senator McConney, who has also been appointed Minister of Innovation, Science and Smart Technology, is a former diplomat who served as Barbados’ Consul General in Toronto. Senator Rawdon …