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The hidden cost of not complying with GDPR

The hidden cost of not complying with GDPR

| June 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

The View from Europe  Normally the private sector tends to respond to change far faster than the public sector. This is because it is bottom line oriented, and has an impatient electorate in the form of shareholders who can vote by disinvesting at any moment. Moreover, they know that certain kinds of failure can result […]

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CENUK set to enhance regional youth entrepreneurship

CENUK set to enhance regional youth entrepreneurship

| June 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Cenuk has been specially invited by the Commonwealth Secretariat to present at Caribbean Regional Technical Workshop on Development of National Youth Entrepreneurship Policies and Directors of Youth Meeting to be held in Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago on the 20- 22 June 2018.    The workshop will be conducted over three days and will be highly participatory, with […]

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Food conference takes aim at Africa

Food conference takes aim at Africa

| June 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

Caribbean Food and Drink Conference Theme: African and Caribbean Food and Beverage – Going Global London-based company, CaribDirect Multi-Media has joined forces with Nigerian business consultancy, Compass Global, for the delivery of the second international Caribbean Food and Drink Conference 2018 under the theme African Caribbean Food and Beverage – Going Global. The aim of […]

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East Asians have hots for Caribbean Food…Archway B&B

East Asians have hots for Caribbean Food…Archway B&B

| June 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

Archway Guesthouse B&B the leading Caribbean B&B based in the heart of the Lake District now a World Heritage Site confirms that their is a growing appetite for Caribbean food by East Asians, based on a survey done with over 1000 visitors mainly from Taiwan, South Korea, Hong Kong and China. Proprietor Denis St Bernard […]

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Cuba, the EU and a post-Cotonou agreement

Cuba, the EU and a post-Cotonou agreement

| June 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

The View from Europe  Just over a week ago, Cuba and the European Union held a first Joint Council meeting. It identified the principal multilateral and bilateral issues on which they hope in future to work more closely. For the EU, the event was particularly important. It established a dialogue with one of the few […]

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4 weeks to Dr Ava ‘Eagle’ Brown’s Business Webinar

4 weeks to Dr Ava ‘Eagle’ Brown’s Business Webinar

| May 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Dr Ava ‘Eagle’ Brown will do a special webinar to businessmen and women on the Caribbean Atlantic Marketplace platform  When Thursday 28th June 2018 – 8pm BST / 3pm EST For one hour international transformational speaker, coach and author Dr Ava Brown will speak with members of Caribbean Atlantic Marketplace on the value of business […]

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Financial Careers Afternoon

Financial Careers Afternoon

| May 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Financial and related professional services sector employs more than two million people in the UK, contributing more than £170 Billion directly to the economy. There are a wide range of jobs and career paths and increasing employee diversity. As part of World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development, we are inviting students […]

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You can choose to continue receiving our messages

You can choose to continue receiving our messages

| May 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

Hi Valued subscriber, In a couple of weeks regulations around how readers receive information come into force. Basically you have the power to stop or continue receiving news and information from CaribDirect.com.  As of Friday 25th May 2018 any communications you receive from us will have been because you have given us permission to do so. Please […]

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The overseas territories – the long view

The overseas territories – the long view

| May 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

The View from Europe  A few days ago, the British Parliament voted to compel Britain’s overseas territories (OTs) in the Caribbean to adopt public registers of company ownership. The decision, which has been condemned by the states concerned, has multiple implications. It ignores their sovereignty, disenfranchises locally elected legislatures, undercuts economic development, harms post hurricane […]

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Jamaica Independence Church Service

Jamaica Independence Church Service

| May 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

Jamaica’s 56th Anniversary of Independence Church Service  

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