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The Caribbean and You:Panelist–Laurence Jones

The Caribbean and You:Panelist–Laurence Jones

| April 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

CaribDirect.com is pleased to announce its second public seminar as part of its CaribDirect Seminar Series on the topic The Caribbean and You – Doing business with or in the Caribbean?  The last of the five eminent members of the panel is Commercial Attaché- Jamaican High Commission, London and European Regional Manager, Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO) Laurence Jones, […]

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The Caribbean and You Public Seminar

The Caribbean and You Public Seminar

| March 23, 2013 | 5 Comments

In Caribbean news, CaribDirect.com is pleased to announce its second public seminar as part of its CaribDirect Seminar Series on the topic The Caribbean and You. The panel promises to boast a group of highly knowledgeable, influential and skilled Caribbean professionals. ARGUMENT: The United Kingdom is replete with talented, skilled and semi-skilled Caribbean descendants wanting to […]

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Highlights of Sipopo ACP Summit meeting

Highlights of Sipopo ACP Summit meeting

| December 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

One of Africa’s longest serving leaders, Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, President of Equatorial Guinea, whose regime has recently been receiving considerable attention from the international press, last week presided over a summit meeting  of the 79 member African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of nations (ACP). The Heads of State and Government gathered on the 13 and […]

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The hypocrisy of it all: US games hurt Caribbean trade

The hypocrisy of it all: US games hurt Caribbean trade

| September 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

It is hypocritical in the extreme.  The US Trade Representative has filed a complaint with the World Trade Organisation (WTO) claiming that the Peoples’ Republic of China has given “extensive subsidies” to Chinese companies that produce automobiles and automobile parts for export. This is the same US government that is effectively allowing rum produced in […]

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French Bridge to Brazil: The Caribbean should not be stranded

French Bridge to Brazil: The Caribbean should not be stranded

| January 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

The world is about to see Europe linked to South America in a way that has never happened before.  A bridge will link French Guiana, the last European outpost in the Americas, with Brazil the largest country in South America and now the sixth largest economy in the world. There are other physical links to […]

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