Digicel’s partnership with Government to create near 100 jobs

by: - February 1, 2019
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Officials of Digicel and Government of Dominica at signing ceremony for 15 year partnership

Almost one hundred persons will receive employment as a result of Digicel Dominica securing a 15 year deal to provide the Government of Dominica with ICT services.

According to a press release from Digicel Dominica over 20 direct full time jobs and more than 70 part time jobs will be created.

This is due to an estimated 20 million EC dollars spend with local contractors working on infrastructure deployment and installation. This project significantly stands to benefit Dominicans from all walks of life, the release adds.

Digicel Dominica CEO, Nikima Royer Jno Baptiste while commenting on the transformational technology partnership, said that “this is future thinking at its best.” She added that it is exciting to spearhead such a project which will in turn enhance the lives of Dominicans and supercharge the economy.

Digicel Dominica she said is delighted to be bringing jobs, investment and a new technology dawn to the island.

Meanwhile according to studies, this project will see Dominica on track to record a 4% annual increase in GDP in the coming years.

Exchange between Digicel officials and Minister for Telecommunications Hon. Kelver Darroux – (Digicel CEO – Centre)