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S&P lowers CDB credit rating

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012 | Filed Under: News & Press

...DB’s largest loan exposures to Jamaica (24% of loans), Barbados (12%), St. Vincent and the Grenadines (10%), St. Lucia (9%), and Belize (7%). These top-five borrowers remain current on their obligations to the bank. CDB’s near-term funding and liquidity outlook has strengthened since our last review. To address its liquidity gap and $226 million in funding needs for 2012, the bank issued a $300 million bond in November that has improved its liquid......


Regional investment agencies hold training session

Thursday, April 18th, 2013 | Filed Under: News & Press

...tment (GO-INVEST), the Centre for the facilitation of Investment in Haiti (CFI-Haiti), Jamaica Promotions (JAMPRO), the Montserrat Development Corporation, Invest Saint Lucia, Invest SVG representing St Vincent and the Grenadines, the St Kitts Investment Promotions Agency (SKIPA), the Investment and Development Corporation of Suriname and invesTT representing Trinidad and Tobago.......


International fashion event unveils new initiatives

Wednesday, September 14th, 2011 | Filed Under: News & Press

...Fiji, Haiti, Indonesia, Jamaica, Madagascar, the Philippines, St Lucia, St Vincent & the Grenadines, Trinidad & Tobago, and Turks & Caicos. One important feature of the fashion event that will remain unchanged is the awards component. Categories include NextGen Designer, Sustainable Eco-Fashion, and Culture & Fashion. The presentation of the Humanitarian Designer Award will continue to be an integral part of the new format. International designers......


Top Bahamian accountant chosen as international specialist

Monday, March 19th, 2012 | Filed Under: News & Press

...r, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Haiti, Mexico, Montserrat, Netherlands Antilles, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, St. Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St. Vincent, Turks and Caicos, Venezuela and the Virgin Islands.......


Regional fashion showcase set to launch new look

Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 | Filed Under: News & Press

...Guyana’s Carol Fraser, Sharleen Logan from St Lucia, Kimon Baptiste of St Vincent and The Grenadines, and Darcel de Vlugt from Trinidad and Tobago will also exhibit their designs. “It’s our hope to take IWFS to the next level in fashion and the first step is to align the showcase with the industry itself,” says Indira Moss, IWFS production manager. “By hosting two shows each year the designers have the opportunity to get their designs and product......


Bahamas set to host CFATF meeting

Friday, November 1st, 2013 | Filed Under: News & Press

...Jamaica, Montserrat, Nicaragua, St Kitts & Nevis, St Lucia, St Maarten, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad & Tobago, The Turks & Caicos Islands and Venezuela. For more than two decades, the CFATF has been conducting a number of typology exercises on money laundering with the aim of increasing awareness of the attendant risks to the region. These exercises allow for sharing of information collected by various bodies involved in comba......


World Bank: Bahamas improving business climate

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013 | Filed Under: News & Press

...can Republic, Grenada, Haiti, Jamaica, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, and Trinidad and Tobago. About the Doing Business report series The joint World Bank and IFC flagship Doing Business report analyzes regulations that apply to an economy’s businesses during their life cycle, including start-up and operations, trading across borders, paying taxes, and resolving insolvency. The aggregate ease of doing business rank......


Growth, jobs, opportunities top agenda at high-level conference

Monday, April 8th, 2013 | Filed Under: News & Press

...cal chapter in the Dominican Republic, Antigua and Barbuda, Grenada, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Saint Lucia, St. Kitts and Nevis, Suriname and Dominica over the past four months. Jamaica and Trinidad will organize similar events in May; while the other participating countries are due to come on stream later this year. The first phase of the initiative will be completed at the end of 2013 with the production of an action plan by each of the......


Royal Caribbean to receive Invest Caribbean Now award

Tuesday, June 4th, 2013 | Filed Under: News & Press

..., French Caribbean News, Grenada Chronicle, Guyana Inquirer, Haiti Gazette, Jamaica Inquirer, Puerto Rico Tribune, St. Kitts Gazette, St. Lucia Chronicle, St. Vincent Tribune, Trinidad Tribune, the Bajan Reporter, The Bahamas Weekly and Bahamas Local.......


Scotiabank appoints new MD

Monday, December 9th, 2013 | Filed Under: News & Press

...will serve Scotiabank Bahamas well.” Since 2011, Albert has been managing director of Caribbean East and has led Scotiabank’s operations in nine countries–Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, Barbados (as country manager), Dominica, Grenada, St Kitts & Nevis, St Lucia, St Maarten and St Vincent & The Grenadines. Scotiabank Bahamas chairman Anthony Allen notes: “Sean brings with him a wealth of banking knowledge and experience, and strong leadership skills......


Holland announces 2013-14 itineraries

Thursday, June 20th, 2013 | Filed Under: News & Press

...outhern Caribbean can take an 11-day cruise to St. Maarten, St. Kitts, St. Vincent, Barbados, Martinique, St. Croix and Half Moon Cay or a 14-day sailing that calls at St. Thomas, St. Bart’s, St. Lucia, Barbados, Grenada, Curacao, Bonaire and Half Moon Cay. Also departing roundtrip from Fort Lauderdale, Nieuw Amsterdam sails alternating eastern and western routes. The eastern route calls at Grand Turk, San Juan, St. Thomas and Half Moon Cay. The w......


Own your own Bahamian island

Wednesday, June 27th, 2007 | Filed Under: Features

...the island’s coast. Former Minister of Financial Services and Investments Vincent Peet believes that the majority of buyers fall into the second category. “A number of these islands have been in foreign hands for some time and nothing has been done with them,” he explains. “What you find recently is a number of those are now being sold to other, wealthier foreigners who have the capacity to develop them.” Peet says the Bahamas Investment Board, w......


Prime Minister addresses Miami telecom conference

Monday, July 23rd, 2012 | Filed Under: News & Press

...romise of “CANTO is poised to take the regional ICT to the next level” an obligation and a reality and not just “yes we can.” But “Just do it.” I close with words of Honourable Dr. Jerald Thompson of St Vincent and the Grenadines that “ICTs will do for the Caribbean what politics failed to do.” God bless you all in your endeavors throughout the course of this week of conferences.......


Regional fisheries declaration signed

Thursday, September 6th, 2012 | Filed Under: News & Press

...nd conch. The 18 countries that signed the Belize declaration are: Anguilla, The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Costa Rica, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Jamaica, Montserrat, Nicaragua, Panama, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Trinidad & Tobago, and Turks & Caicos. Antigua & Barbuda, Dominica, the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Haiti and Suriname were not represented by their ministers at the meeting and did not si......


Bahamas High Commissioner meets royalty – photos

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013 | Filed Under: News & Press

...Barbuda; Australia; The Bahamas; Barbados; Belize; Canada; Grenada; Jamaica; New Zealand; Papua New Guinea; Saint Kitts and Nevis; Saint Lucia; Saint Vincent and the Grenadines; Solomon Islands; Tuvalu; and the United Kingdom.......

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