USTDA Supports Broadband Network Expansion in Brazil
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São Luís, Brazil – The U.S. Trade and Development Agency has awarded a grant to the Brazilian telecommunications company Equatorial Telecomunicações S.A.to facilitate the development…

USTDA Supports Smart Cities in Jamaica
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Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Trade and Development Agency has awarded a grant to Jamaica’s electric utility Jamaica Public Service Company Limited for technical assistance…

USTDA Expands Support for Internet Connectivity in Nigeria
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Lagos, Nigeria – Today, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency continued its 20 years of support for Nigeria’s telecommunications sector by funding two projects that…

USTDA Launches Global Infrastructure Resilience Initiative
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Arlington, Virginia – Today, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency launched the Global Infrastructure Resilience Initiative to help emerging markets plan, finance, procure and sustain…

USTDA Supports Banking Automation in Northern Brazil
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Belém, Pará – The U.S. Trade and Development Agency awarded a technical assistance grant to the State Bank of Pará (Banpará) to advance the modernization…

USTDA, Ho Chi Minh City to Partner on Smart Cities Project
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam – The U.S. Trade and Development Agency announced today it has provided grant funding for technical assistance to fundamentally transform…

USTDA Helps a Small Business Modernize Ethiopia’s TV Broadcasting Infrastructure
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Meeting the development needs of Ethiopia’s fast-growing economy is prompting some of Africa’s most high-profile infrastructure investments. In 2015, as the country accelerated its plans…

USTDA Supports Digital Connectivity Infrastructure in Central America
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Washington, DC – Today, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency announced the launch of its online Central America Digital Connectivity Workshop Training Series to strengthen…

USTDA Supports Internet Connectivity in Nigeria
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Bonny Island, Nigeria – The U.S. Trade and Development Agency awarded a grant to the Nigerian company Backbone Connectivity Network (BCN) for a feasibility study…

USTDA ICT Investment Strengthens Brazil’s Economic Resilience Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
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Over the last several years, the State of Ceará in northeast Brazil has placed a high priority on information and communication technology (ICT) to fuel…