Category: Business

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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Economies ‘’built on sand’’ Part B

Economies ‘’built on sand’’ Part B

| June 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Countries that depend upon a single product and a single market for their economic existence put all their eggs into a single basket. When that basket takes a hit deep recession and depression are the result One product cultures- countries that depend on a single commodity or product for their economic existence- generate a visionless […]

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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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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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Good Journalism is like a toothache: it hurts but it warns

Good Journalism is like a toothache: it hurts but it warns

| May 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

Reporters Without Borders (RWB) just released its 2018 press freedom report, and, apart from two of them, the lowest mark for rated Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries is “fairly good”.  The worst rated, as “problematic”, are Haiti and Guyana.  Jamaica is the only CARICOM country rated “good”. For unknown reasons, the Bahamas and Barbados are not included among […]

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Virgin Islands Political Wild Cards 2

Virgin Islands Political Wild Cards 2

| April 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

Political commentary is controversial. Undoubtedly! But why is this so? Because it discusses power! And in the game of power the stakes are always high. Political commentary is necessary. It is a forum and venue, where issues, ideas, social demographics, the economy, campaigns, voter intentions, and so on and so forth, are discussed. And objectivity […]

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Brexit’s many imponderables

Brexit’s many imponderables

| April 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

The View from Europe  Many months have passed since this column last addressed the issue of Brexit and what it may mean for the Caribbean and its long-standing relationship with the United Kingdom. This  is  because  the  shape  of  Britain’s  future  relationship  with  the  EU27  and  other international trade partners including the Caribbean remains ill-defined, […]

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Tourism Minister warns of “false and dangerous” forces

Tourism Minister warns of “false and dangerous” forces

| April 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

Tourism Minister Charles Fernandez warns of “false, sinister and dangerous” forces  ST. JOHN’S, Antigua and Barbuda – 18 April, 2018…    Antigua and Barbuda’s Tourism Minister, Charles Fernandez, has rejected claims by two convicted money launderers, Kenneth Rijock and Monte Morris Friesner on Internet blogsites, as “false, sinister and dangerous”.   Fernandez is the latest target of a […]

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Antigua And Barbuda Government expose criminals

Antigua And Barbuda Government expose criminals

| April 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA GOVERNMENT EXPOSES TWO CRIMINAL MONEY LAUNDERERS  ST. JOHN’S, Antigua and Barbuda – 16th April, 2018……The Government of Antigua and Barbuda has exposed two convicted criminals who are now selling themselves as Financial Crime Consultants through internet blog sites that they run in return for hefty payments. The two – Kenneth Rijock and Monte […]

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