Category: Business

Covid-19 and your poor neighbor

Covid-19 and your poor neighbor

| October 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

The pandemic is driving poverty and wealth inequality Thirty years from today in the 2050s, a new world powered by robotics, artificial intelligence, and quantum physics will be upon us. In that future, if a person incidentally ventures into a virtual library, looks for a digital history book on the 2020s, the reader will surely […]

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Absolutely Caribbean unlocking the potential of the Caribbean

Absolutely Caribbean unlocking the potential of the Caribbean

| October 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

BARBADOS, 15th October 2020 – The Caribbean Export Development Agency (i.e. Carib-Export) has announced the launch of its first virtual expo event named ‘’Absolutely Caribbean, unlocking the profit potential of the Caribbean’.

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Why Donald Trump is in soup

Why Donald Trump is in soup

| October 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

Covid-19 and why Donald Trump will likely lose the November 3 Election, and the Republicans the Senate Just under a year ago the biggest news story was trade wars, especially the USA versus China. Trade tensions between the super powers threatened the global economy. Before the advent of COVID-19 the USA appeared to have its […]

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Let Saint Lucia Inspire You

Let Saint Lucia Inspire You

| October 7, 2020 | 0 Comments

Affectionately known as the Helen of the west, the island of Saint Lucia is still arguably the most beautiful island in the chain of Caribbean islands. Don’t let COVID-19 deter you from letting this gem sooth and inspire you…Take the leap, go pamper yourself and forget your troubles for a few weeks…visit Saint Lucia. You […]

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Can mineral extraction ever be environmentally acceptable?

Can mineral extraction ever be environmentally acceptable?

| October 6, 2020 | 0 Comments

As gold prices surge, increased attention is being paid to its extraction across the Guiana Shield and in the Dominican Republic. David Jessop asks whether it is possible to reconcile the very different concerns of investors, environmentalists and governments?  In August, the price of gold reached a record high of US$2,073 per ounce. It did […]

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COVID-19 and fearful times for BVI businesses

COVID-19 and fearful times for BVI businesses

| September 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

There is light at the end of the tunnel on the COVID-19 Pandemic with an approved vaccine expected shortly, and new super swift testing and tracing capabilities. However businesses remain desperate and fearful, and that is to be expected. Ok. This Virgin Islands swimming instructor met his key sponsor on another breezy day in paradise, […]

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The Dickson Igwe Economics Forum

The Dickson Igwe Economics Forum

| September 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

COVID 19,  AND BUILDING GLOBAL SUPPLY RESILIENCE The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the international business environment permanently. The pandemic means that organizations around the globe, must be able to react, adapt, and set up crisis management mechanisms, in order to weather situations of uncertainty swiftly. Today, everywhere, businesses and countries  are hugely reliant on production […]

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St Lucia PM Provides COVID-19 Update

St Lucia PM Provides COVID-19 Update

| August 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

St Lucia’s prime minister Allen Chastanet speaks with CNBC about the controversial decision to allow travellers from the United States, one of the worse hit countries in the world with coronavirus infection.He assures viewers that his government’s COVID-19 response is working with 25 cases and no deaths…

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St Lucia Diaspora Video Appeal

St Lucia Diaspora Video Appeal

| August 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

One of the most beautiful countries of the Caribbean, St Lucia is a huge beneficiary of Diaspora remittances and this video is an effort to show appreciation for the thoughtfulness of St Lucians and friends across the world.

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interCaribbean Airways Announces Schedule

interCaribbean Airways Announces Schedule

| August 6, 2020 | 0 Comments

interCaribbean Airways Announces Schedule Adjustments and Enhancements Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands, August 3, 2020: interCaribbean Airways announces minor adjustments in its launch services in Barbados, Grenada and St. Lucia, beginning on August 4th, 2020.

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