At least 1,000 small and medium-size enterprises and small entrepreneurs islandwide will gifted a free e-commerce website with free hosting on Sunday, May 16, courtesy of WiPay Jamaica.
This will be facilitated via an online session for which businesses will need an email address to sign up using the registration portal on WiPay Jamaica’s website, wipay.jamaica.com, on Facebook, on Twitter @wipayjamaica, and Instagram, @wipayjamaica.
At the end of the session, all websites will be fully operational.
The multimillion-dollar Project 1,000 initiative will be documented in the Guinness Book of World Records, organisers said.
WiPay Jamaica, a subsidiary of WiPay Holdings Group, a leading Caribbean fintech and payment solutions company, said it saw the need to foster digitalisation through the launch of the Government’s E-commerce National Delivery Solution (ENDS) platform. The company was among the private-sector partners involved in the platform’s development.