CARICOM Secretariat, Guyana - May 2, 2014 - Cooperation between the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) will be enhanced with discussions on agriculture at the Third CARICOM Mexico-Summit being held in Merida, Mexico.
Nassau - May 2, 2014 - During the review month, sustained contributions from foreign investment projects, alongside a modest firming in tourism output, supported a mildly positive economic out-turn and relatively stable employment conditions.
Washington - May 2, 2014 - Antigua and Barbuda’s economy is facing headwinds. In 2013, economic growth was somewhat lower than projected at the time of the SBA review and the fiscal deficit widened substantially.
April 28, 2014 - Latin America and the Caribbean region can help feed a global population of nine billion people in 2050 provided the region implements key policy actions to bolster agricultural productivity, according to a new report released April 24 by the Global Harvest Initiative (GHI) and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).
Roseau - April 11, 20414 - The OECS Export Development Unit, EDU is working along with entrepreneurs in the region on the next steps after undertaking a successful inaugural fact finding Business Mission to the French departments of Martinique and Guadeloupe from March 31st to April 4th 2014.
April 10, 2014 - Remittances remain one of the largest cross-border flows to Latin American and Caribbean region, totaling more than $60 billion annually. However, these resources still contribute little to formal household savings for poor and vulnerable households, highlighting the importance of banking remittance clients.
- By S Coward
- Published 26-May-11