GT&T plugging $60M into UG over three years

-biggest commitment by company to any agency

A $60 million MoU signed yesterday between UG and GT&T will fund capital works, the provision of two Mbs of dedicated bandwidth, retooling and refurbishing of the computer laboratory, and several other projects over a three-year period.

During the signing ceremony, which took place in the Education Lecture Theatre (ELT) of the University of Guyana (UG), Radha Krishna Sharma, CEO of Guyana Telephone & Telegraph Company (GT&T), said that $20 million will be released to the university annually each year until 2017.

He noted that the agreement represents the highest dollar-value commitment the company has made to any agency, adding that the contribution stemmed from the  …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.

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