Tag: Barbados

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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Barbados’ Former PM Owen Arthur has died

Barbados’ Former PM Owen Arthur has died

| July 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

Tribute to Owen Arthur From Sir Shridath Ramphal “Barbados has lost a great son. CARICOM has lost a great West Indian. We are all the poorer for Owen’s going. His last  leadership role was to  Chair the Commonwealth’s Observer Mission to the Guyana elections where he distinguished himself for his courage  in speaking truth to […]

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Entrepreneurship Opportunities in F&B

Entrepreneurship Opportunities in F&B

| July 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

Register Today: Entrepreneurship Opportunities in Food & Beverage Join us for this special three-part series where CHTA’s Taste of the Caribbean alumni share their experiences and explore areas where you can consider expanding to supplement your current employment.

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New Colouring Book Features Caribbean Birds

New Colouring Book Features Caribbean Birds

| July 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

New Colouring Book Features Birds Found Only in the Caribbean July 16, 2020—Thousands of copies of a new colouring book are on their way to islands in the Caribbean. Endemic Birds of the West Indies Colouring Book features 50 birds that are found only in the region. The book, also shared as a free download, was made […]

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Letter to 2022 Commonwealth Games – Birmingham

Letter to 2022 Commonwealth Games – Birmingham

| July 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

Hello everyone, Please find attached the final draft of the letter which is being sent on Thursday of this week to John Crabtree the Chair of the Commonwealth Games 2022 committee. I am going to in crystal clear terms explain the process going forward.  We need people of every ethnic background across the globe to […]

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Tax holidays can help aviation and tourism recover

Tax holidays can help aviation and tourism recover

| July 14, 2020 | 0 Comments

If the Caribbean is to recover from the economic crisis it is facing, governments will need to stimulate tourism in unprecedented ways. David Jessop believes that one answer may be to remove, for a while, taxes and charges on aviation and tourism.  After years of failing to find a way to reconcile whether LIAT, the […]

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‘Whispering Death’ blasts racism against Blacks

‘Whispering Death’ blasts racism against Blacks

| July 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

Affectionately known in the cricketing world as ‘Whispering Death’ Michael Holding, regarded as one of the greatest fast bowlers of all time delivered an impassioned statement about racism and how unproductive and unfair the practice is to the victims. He appeals for it to be ended in the interest of world peace and equality through […]

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Resources to Support Hospitality Reopening Plans

Resources to Support Hospitality Reopening Plans

| July 9, 2020 | 0 Comments

Resources to Support Implementation of your Reopening Plans The Caribbean Tourism COVID-19 Task Force has launched health and safety guidelines for companies and destinations to guide the reopening of the tourism industry in the region to help safeguard the health of travelers and employees. The guidelines – inclusive of detailed checklists to facilitate your implementation – address […]

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The Pandemic Economy

The Pandemic Economy

| July 4, 2020 | 0 Comments

Covid 19 will determine the length of recession, the trajectory of recession, and the type of economic recovery the world experiences, not any type of stimulus. Stimulus in the midst of a global pandemic is a band aid. Stimulus will generate economic recovery only after the departure of the virus from the globe. The Covid […]

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An Apology Cannot Substitute for Reparations

An Apology Cannot Substitute for Reparations

| July 3, 2020 | 0 Comments

It is no secret the wealth amassed by the many social and financial institutions of Britain and the United States. Hundreds of millions of sterling and dollars have been raised on the backs of former slaves that have since used to enrich many families across both territories, many of whom own highly profitable businesses today. […]

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