Barbados is also noted for its social, political and economic stability. A service-oriented, loyal, trainable workforce, competitive business costs and high levels of worker productivity, add to the appeal of the island as a cost-efficient location for information and communications technology (ICT) investments.

Several foreign-owned enterprises and a diverse mix of locally owned service bureaus offer excellent service at competitive prices.

Foreign owned companies have undertaken a range of ICT activities in Barbados including:

  • Contact Centre Customer and Technical Support
  • Software Development
  • Transaction Processing
  • Health Insurance Claims Processing
  • Credit Card Applications
  • Health Information Management (Medical Transcription)
  • Data Entry and Fulfillment
  • Database Management
  • Optical Character Recognition Applications
  • Web Application
  • Computer Aided Design