Sunday, November 17, 2019

Government slams hardened position adopted by Scotiabank over sale of branch in Antigua

Prime Minister Gaston Browne says “there appears to be miscommunication” between the Trinidad-based Republic Financial Holdings Limited (RFH) and Scotiabank regarding the RHF’s interest...

Barbados Gov’t and Sandals at loggerheads over Beaches project

The Barbados government says plans by the Jamaica-based Sandals Resorts International (SRI) to bring its Beaches investment project to the island, could be either...

LIAT may be on the verge of collapse, again

Regional cash-strapped airline LIAT may be on the verge of collapse, again. With negotiations between majority shareholder Barbados and Antigua and Barbuda having completely broken...

RBC downplays reports of leaving Caribbean, Antigua responds

The Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) has sought to downplay reports of its impending departure from the Caribbean, saying that such rumours have been...

LIAT’s fate

Barbados TODAY - There is a very real possibility that regional carrier LIAT could be grounded for good. The airline’s fate now rests with trade...

Barbados PM in discussions with EIB for funding regional transport

As the future of the struggling regional airline LIAT hangs in the balance, Prime Minister Mia Mottley, has hinted that she has started discussions...

Government urges ECAB to purchase ScotiaBank Antigua’s assets

The Eastern Caribbean Amalgamated Bank (ECAB) is being encouraged to purchase Scotiabank assets in Antigua & Barbuda as the government believes that Scotiabank will...

Antigua drops demand for LIAT shares

In an abrupt move, Prime Minister Gaston Browne has declared that he has told Prime Minister Mia Mottley that Antigua and Barbuda has found...

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...

Sir Richard Branson ‘interested’ in investing in LIAT

The Cabinet of Antigua and Barbuda has indicated that the British entrepreneurial magnate, Sir Richard Branson has shown interest in investing in the financially...