October 15, 2018

The View from Europe: The crucial importance of a new regional private sector organisation

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17 December 2017 BY DAVID JESSOP A little over a week ago, private sector associations from around the Caribbean agreed to establish by June of next year a new regional body able to represent their interests authoritatively to CARICOM. The new organisation – a decision still has to be taken as to whether opt the […]

CARICOM not a failure – Golding

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From Jamaica Gleaner Chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Review Commission and former prime minister Bruce Golding says CARICOM is not a failure, having achieved successes in several areas. “I think we have done very well in terms of functional cooperation. If every country in CARICOM had to set up their own examination system, instead […]

OUR CARIBBEAN: Fresh optimism for unity

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By Ricky Singh From Barbados Nation News WHILE WE AWAIT this evening’s communiqué on decisions from the three-day 37th annual summit of Caribbean Community (CARICOM) leaders, the prime ministers of Jamaica (Andrew Holness) and Trinidad and Tobago (Keith Rowley) have already generated fresh optimism for regional unity against the backdrop of recurring negative complaints involving […]