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CARICOM Day Video Premiere

CARICOM Day Video Premiere

| July 3, 2020 | 0 Comments

Dear Nationals and Friends Greetings.  Unfortunately, we cannot have the customary CARICOM Day in-person activities this year, but we will still commemorate the day.  Please see flyer below.  This link is for the CARICOM Channel    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCF1zJsyEdI9aAK85mZ9-BPA/featured?view_as=subscriber One CARICOM Stay safe

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Commonwealth Cook Off launches today

Commonwealth Cook Off launches today

| July 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Commonwealth Cook Off launches today July 1st, kicking off a month-long campaign to cook and share homemade culinary creations and raise funds for our girls across the Commonwealth. All you need to do is: Register using the button below and make your donation Look out for the confirmation from cookoff@cgefund.org telling you what to do next Cook […]

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Seabird Harvesting increase Despite Covid-19 Restrictions

Seabird Harvesting increase Despite Covid-19 Restrictions

| June 29, 2020 | 0 Comments

Observations of Seabird Harvesting Increase Despite Covid-19 Restrictions Although seabird harvest and egg collection are prohibited by legislation of both Grenada and St. Vincent and the Grenadines, research by Environmental Protection in the Caribbean (EPIC) shows that the practice continues to occur, primarily amongst fishing communities and recreationists.  Harvesting often occurs in tandem with other […]

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Did Digicel Executives break COVID rules by traveling to St. Lucia?

Did Digicel Executives break COVID rules by traveling to St. Lucia?

| June 28, 2020 | 0 Comments

In April, three executives of telecommunications giant Digicel were given exemptions to come into Jamaica despite the lockdown on incoming passengers at the island’s airports. The finding comes after 18º North analyzed flights coming into and out of the country as of March 25, when the restriction came into effect. The analysis was done in […]

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You Are Invited to UWI Alumni Relations Soft & Life Skills Webinar

You Are Invited to UWI Alumni Relations Soft & Life Skills Webinar

| June 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

How to Create a Business Idea  You are invited to join us for the upcoming UWI/YoPro Soft & Life Skills Webinar Series to be held on Monday, June 29, 2020, at 7:00 PM (JA Time)/ 8:00 PM (EST). Webinar Theme: How to Create a Business Idea Presenter: Mr. Julian Henry, Programme Manager, Entrepreneurship Unit at the UWI […]

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Greater citizen power or greater autonomy

Greater citizen power or greater autonomy

| June 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

In a world ruled by super powers, small countries controlled by the agendas of powerful states like these Majestic Virgin Islands must aim for greater power for their peoples within the crucible of that global power play. Greater autonomy or independence is not necessarily the best option to boost the social and economic welfare of […]

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Caribbean’s Most Powerful Passports

Caribbean’s Most Powerful Passports

| June 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

Ever wondered how far you can travel around the world without a VISA? Well if you have it might be interesting to know that some countries in the Caribbean have diplomatic relationships with many influential countries that will allow their citizens VISA free access. These privileges are largely negotiated by diplomats based on several indicators […]

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Jewelry Designers: How to Make Your Brand Stand Out

Jewelry Designers: How to Make Your Brand Stand Out

| June 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

With the advent of platforms like Etsy and Handmade Amazon, many creative designers have found a way to sell their creations online. However, this means that you need to work a lot harder to make your brand stand out against the competition. There are a few ways you can draw more customers and give them […]

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Truth About the Caribbean’s Heritage in Video

Truth About the Caribbean’s Heritage in Video

| June 26, 2020 | 0 Comments

Tales about the Royal Family’s wealth and its origins have been the stuff of much speculation and rumour for years. The extent of the Queen’s personal wealth in sterling is mind boggling and to think of how her ancestors amassed this wealth to which she is entitled will make you cringe. Make your own judgement! […]

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You Are Invited to webinar on COVID Impact on CARIFORUM Businesses

You Are Invited to webinar on COVID Impact on CARIFORUM Businesses

| June 25, 2020 | 0 Comments

WEBINAR – COVID-19 Crisis Mitigating its Impact on MSMEs of CARIFORUM Countries, Identifying and Leveraging Opportunities. Caribbean Export is the only regional trade and investment promotion agency in the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) group. We were established in 1996 by an  Inter-Governmental Agreement as the trade promotion Agency of the 15 Member States of CARIFORUM.

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