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Gov’t worried over Trump’s new immigration policy

Government is describing as “frightening” the new United States immigration plans to restrict legal immigration. The new rule, as being advocated by the White House...

From the Black Pineapple to the Big Apple

Antigua & Barbuda’s Minister of Tourism and Investment, Charles ‘Max’ Fernandez, and Colin James, CEO of the Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority (ABTA) are...

Caribbean consequences of Trump’s new immigration rules

By Sir Ronald Sanders U.S. President Donald Trump’s new rule on immigration and nationality, published on Monday, August 12, is not different from the rules...

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Business Developments

Local business receives prestigious International Business Award

Sutherland Coaching and Consulting    was named the winner of a Bronze Stevie® Award in the Startup of the Year – Business Services Industries category...

LIAT sale ‘may not hurt economy’ – Barbados Central Bank

Barbados Central Bank Governor Cleviston Haynes is not predicting any harm to the economy should Barbados give up its majority shareholding in regional airline...

5 granted loans under government’s EDF initiative

Five local entrepreneurs were the first to receive loans from the government’s Entrepreneurial Development Fund (EDF). The fund, which was launched by Prime Minister Gaston...

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Regional Updates

Virgin Atlantic eyeing Guyana market

The Guyana government says the United Kingdom based Virgin Atlantic Airline is interested in servicing the route and could possibly do so by next year. Public...

CARIFESTA opens to glittering display of Caribbean culture

The 14th edition of the Caribbean festival of Arts (CARIFESTA) opened in Trinidad Friday night to a glittering showcase of regional culture and the...

Student Program for Innovation in Science and Engineering (SPISE) Tops 150

The Caribbean Science Foundation (CSF), a non-profit organization promoting science and technology in the Caribbean, today announced that more than 150 top science and...

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