Thursday, December 12, 2019

Male student gains work experience for International Men’s Day

A 16 year old Princess Margaret student had the opportunity to gain great work experience as CIBC FirstCaribbean Bank observed International Men’s Day on...

Latest talks with Scotiabank ‘very positive,’ PM Browne says

Prime Minister Gaston Browne is promising a “positive solution” to the on-going issue over the planned sale of Scotiabank branches in Antigua. Last November, Trinidad-based...

US Congress Roundtable on de-risking in the Caribbean hailed a success

Representatives of the government of the 15-nation Caribbean Community (CARICOM) had a fully attended Roundtable meeting on Tuesday with members of the U.S. Congress...

Chaneil Imhoff off to Saudi Arabia for Entrepreneurship World Cup

Months after earning a top spot in the Caribbean Tech Entrepreneurship Programme (CTEP), young Antiguan entrepreneur is taking on another major challenge. Imhoff left Antigua...

CIBC and GNB Financial Group reach agreement for purchase of shares in FirstCaribbean

CIBC has announced that they have reached agreement on the purchase of a portion of CIBC’s shares in its Caribbean entity, FirstCaribbean International Bank...

PM Mottley: LIAT ‘doomed’ under current ownership

Prime Minister Mia Mottley has insisted that the regional airline jointly owned by Barbados and three other Caribbean governments is “doomed” under its current...

Scotiabank’s regional leaders call on St. Kitts-Nevis PM

High level officials of Scotiabank are in St. Kitts-Nevis to finalize matters relating to the wrap up of their operations and the transfer of...

Parliament agrees to buy additional US $15.8 million in LIAT shares

The Government of Antigua and Barbuda has been given the go-ahead to secure a loan of US $15.8 million (approximately EC $40 million) with...

CDB President Calls for Regional Coordination in International Business Sector

A private sector-led, regionally-coordinated approach can help the Caribbean reap the full benefits of the international business and financial services (IBFS) sector, says President of the...

LIAT celebrates 63rd anniversary despite financial woes

The cash-strapped regional airline, LIAT, celebrated its 63rd anniversary on Wednesday, indicating that it remains “resilient to fulfil its mandate to connect the Caribbean.” The...