Justine Collins | Towards a digital society: CBDCs in Jamaica | Business

Justine Collins | Towards a digital society: CBDCs in Jamaica | Business

On May 11, the Bank of Jamaica, BOJ, announced that a phased roll-out of Jam-Dex, Jamaica’s central bank digital currency, or CBDC, is currently under way. The Caribbean has been leading the effort to adopt CBDCs. The Bahamian Sand Dollar was the first to launch in 2020, and the Eastern Caribbean’s DCash was piloted in

Industrial engineer named international society fellow

Industrial engineer named international society fellow

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Hui Yang, professor of industrial and manufacturing engineering, was named a 2021 fellow of the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE). He was honored at the IISE annual conference, held virtually May 22-25.  Hui Yang was named a 2021 fellow of the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers. IMAGE: Penn