Wednesday June 3, 2020

Govt tech projects way behind schedule

Almost 60 per cent of technology projects given priority status by the government three years ago have yet to be implemented, were not finished on time, or have simply been scrapped.

5th November, 2005

Almost 60 per cent of technology projects given priority status by the government three years ago have yet to be implemented, were not finished on time, or have simply been scrapped.

Just 29 out of 70 flagship e-government projects have been finished on schedule, despite significant government investment.

In 2002, the government published the strategy document New Connection outlining what e-government services should be given priority and setting out a definitive timetable for implementation.

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