May 9, 2021

Letter to the Editor

Painful times ahead All autocracies and dictatorships have a habit of working from the same play-books and sadly all with the same resultant sad consequence, that is, namely gross poverty for the governed masses. Indeed what would that English philosopher, the father of liberalism John Locke, have to say about such? A case in point […]

6 digital marketing tips from the pros that will take your business to the next level

Develop an Identifiable Brand Branding allows your business’ audience members to anticipate what they will receive from your business. The professionals behind point out that your brand is unique to your company and distinguishes you from the competition, especially in the research phase. Reinforcing your brand in all aspects of your online marketing plan […]

Borrowing made easier at the website ‘Cash’

Borrowings have been one of the inevitable cycles of our economy. Whether it is for personal use or steadfast for business purposes, we cannot eliminate this thing out of the box. Lending has also named as one of the major industries in some countries. This does not only promote economic growth but also keeps everyone’s […]

PwC in the Caribbean and the PwC Charitable Foundation donate $100,000 to St. Vincent volcano relief efforts

30 April 2021 – PwC in the Caribbean and the PwC Charitable Foundation have collectively donated $100,000 to disaster relief and recovery efforts in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. On 9 April 2021, the La Soufriere volcano erupted, sending ash and gas plumes miles into the sky and affecting neighbouring islands. The disaster has displaced about […]

IMF / Tunisia, India, Uganda, and United States of America

The IMF confirmed on Thursday (May 6th) in Washington, DC that discussions took place in recent days between IMF staff and Tunisian authorities regarding their economic reform program. “I can confirm that the Fund staff met with the Tunisian authorities here in Washington earlier this week, and they shared with us indeed their economic reform […]

Cayman: CUC announces net earnings decrease First Quarter Results for the period ended March 31 2021

CUC Announces First Quarter Results for the Period Ended March 31 2021 Caribbean Utilities Company, Ltd. is listed for trading in United States dollars on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the trading symbol “CUP.U”. Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands- Caribbean Utilities Company, Ltd. (TSX: CUP.U) (“CUC” or “the Company”) announced today its consolidated unaudited results for the […]

WHO, Germany launch new global hub for pandemic and epidemic intelligence

The WHO Hub for Pandemic and Epidemic Intelligence will be a global platform for pandemic and epidemic intelligence, creating shared and networked access to vital multi-sectoral data, driving innovations in data analytics and building the communities of practice needed to  predict, prevent, detect, prepare for and respond to worldwide health threats The WHO Hub will […]

Dr. Gene Leon takes office as CDB President

By Camille TaylorHead, Corporate Communications, Caribbean Development Bank Wednesday, May 5, 2021 — BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS – Dr. Hyginus ‘Gene’ Leon yesterday took office as President of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), becoming the sixth chief executive of the regional multilateral institution. The seasoned economist will lead a team of more than 200 employees headquartered in Bridgetown, Barbados. He comes to […]

Vistra launches Employer of Record Service

Global expansion advisor, Vistra, launches its Employer of Record service to support the full lifecycle of doing business internationally London, 5 May 2021 – Vistra, a leading provider of expert advisory and administrative support to Fund, Corporate, Capital Market and Private Wealth clients, announces today the launch of its Employer of Record (EOR) Service.  For organisations […]

Bill and Melinda reportedly have no Prenup on division of billions

Bill and Melinda Gates, who for decades have overseen one of history’s greatest fortunes and philanthropic operations, said they plan to divorce. The announcement Monday that the couple is splitting after 27 years of marriage has the power to ripple through the technology industry, a vast portfolio of business and real estate holdings and into […]