Media Releases


ttconnect Express Rides Into the Southland

Residents of Siparia and environs including the elderly and differently-abled were able to access key Government information and services right in their neighbourhoods when the ttconnect Express bus rolled into their communities recently.

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Minister of Science and Technology Champions Benefits of ICTs  at Chaguanas Chamber of Industry and Commerce Breakfast Seminar

The Chaguanas Chamber of Industry and Commerce hosted a Breakfast Seminar for its members on Friday 24th May 2013. Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. the Honourable Rupert T. Griffith delivered the seminar’s feature address which highlighted the benefits to be gained by small and medium business entrepreneurs from the integration of information and communication technology (ICT) into their companies.
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ttconnect Service Launched in Tobago

Tobagonians living in rural areas can now easily access Government services after a new TTConnect express service was launched on the island. The initiative is expected to provide a range of services, which would benefit the people of Tobago.
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GovTT Board Receives Appointment Letters from Minister of Public Administration

Port-of-Spain, Trinidad – 14 Jan, 2011: The new board of directors of the National Information and Communication Technology Company Limited (iGovTT) was presented with its instruments of appointment by the Minister of Public Administration, Senator the Honourable Rudrawatee Nan Gosine Ramgoolam, earlier today.
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ICT People Cook up a good time at first ever Staff Cook-Out and Competition
Port-of-Spain, Trinidad – 8 August 2011: On the Friday before Emancipation Day, iGovTT hosted its first ever ICT People Who Can Cook Cooler Lime – a cooking competition and a Cooler Lime all in one.
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iGovTT’s Board, Management receive procurement advice from international Government Procurement expert Paul Emannuelli

Port-of-Spain, Trinidad – 9, August, 2011: International government procurement expert, Paul Emannuelli recently visited Trinidad and Tobago to deliver guidance to iGovTT’s Board and Management on best practice developments in government procurement with particular emphasis on legal risks and liabilities.

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iGovTT Chairman and CEO participate in the Commonwealth Telecommunication Organisation Forum hosted in Trinidad and Tobago
Port-of-Spain, Trinidad – 14 Sept, 2011: The 9th Annual Commonwealth Telecommunication Organisation (CTO) Forum -Towards a Digital Commonwealth was held at the Trinidad Hilton from Monday 12th to Wednesday 14th September.  The theme for this year’s forum was “Broadband for the Networked Society”.  Key topics included: National broadband plans; Broadband technologies and networks; Financing broadband networks; m-Contents and cloud platform; Data Centers for broadband and Social Media.


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iGovTT, Ministry of Education completed eCAL laptop distribution 

 Port-of-Spain, Trinidad – 13 Oct, 2011: The distribution of 16,886 laptops to secondary schools was completed on Wednesday 12th October 2011), three weeks after the first consignment arrived in Trinidad and Tobago. The distribution was completed on schedule.

Negotiations Completed: Representatives from iGovTT and Memory Bank Computers following the signing of documents related to the eConnect and Learn (eCAL) Student Laptop Programme. Sitting from left: Rabindra Jaggernauth, Chief Executive Officer, iGovTT; Atiba Phillips, Chairman, iGovTT; Lindahl Ghany Chief Executive Officer, Memory Bank Computers; Aneesa Ghany, Director, Memory Bank Computers. Standing from Right: Lesley Ann Lucky Samaroo, Attorney-at-Law for iGovTT; Kendall Tull, Head: Finance and Administration, iGovTT; Rajnauth Singh, Project Manager, iGovTT; Akeil Ghany Manager of Business Development, Memory Bank Computers and Carolyn Fifi, Attorney-at-Law for Memory Bank Computers.

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The Ministry of Science, Technology and Tertiary Education and iGovTT (MSTTE)kick off National ICT Plan Consultations 


Port-of-Spain, Trinidad – 21 March 2012: The Ministry of Science, Technology and Tertiary Education and iGovTT launched a series of consultations in support of the development of a National Information and Communication Technology Plan this morning (Wednesday 21st March, 2012) at the Hyatt Regency Trinidad.

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MSTTE, iGovTT kick off Phase Three of National ICT Plan Consultations  

Port of Spain, Trinidad- 27 April 2012- iGovTT, the State Agency with responsibility for the implementation of enterprise-wide ICT projects for the Government of Trinidad and Tobago, recently held a breakfast meeting to mark the start of the Third Phase of the ongoing National ICT Plan Consultations. This phase of the consultation constitutes meetings by Specalised Working Groups comprised of members of the business community, the public sector, academia as well as youth who work in ICT and representatives of the NGO Community. Attendees were briefed on their role as a member of the specialized working groups and met with the Chairpersons and Co-Chairpersons of their specific working groups.
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