March 16, 2010 -- The V.I. Labor Department released its latest unemployment figures Monday.The bad news: 8 percent of the territory's workers are looking for jobs.
Providenciales -- Feb. 28, 2010 -- The TCI’S first indigenous bank – which made history when it opened its doors to business in 2006 – is to close two of its four outlets due to pressure from the global economic crisis.
Jamaica -- Jan. 8, 2010 -- The West Indies Alumina Company, (WINDALCO) says it will be making the positions of 762 permanent employees redundant. The decision comes nine months after the company suspended production at its Kirkvine and Ewarton Refineries as a result of the drastic reduction in demand for Aluminum.
Jan. 6, 2010 -- The results of the Business Outlook Survey, conducted by the ECCB in each of its member countries during the second half of 2009 revealed moderate signs of optimism for economic improvement in the ECCU in the near future.
Bridgetown -- Dec. 17, 2009 -- Barbados is well poised to work its way out of the current economic situation.