November 18, 2019

Belize: PUC vs. Consolidated case back in court: PUC’s appeal heard

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From 7 Newsbelize.com 3 weeks ago, we told you how Belize Water Services Limited was making multi-million dollar investments to provide residents of San Pedro Town with a more reliable access to water. Before this plan was put into motion, the island was supplied for years by the company, Consolidated Water Belize Limited. They generated […]

St Kitts & Nevis PM Harris attends the Caribbean Development Bank’s 49th Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors and delivers remarks at Opening Ceremony

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June 5th, 2019St. Kitts and Nevis’ Prime Minister, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, who holds a seat on the Board of Governors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), is attending its 49th Annual Meeting, which is taking place from June 5thto 6th, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency in Port of Spain, Trinidad.  Financial Secretary for the […]

The Natural Disaster Risk Management Program participates in Barbados regional risk management conference

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 The event takes place in the Central American country until 1st June and is attended by 350 scientists, politicians, designers, engineers and researchers from more than 35 countries ·         The Understanding Risk Caribbean Conference arises from the regional need to develop a better exchange of strategies, policies and plans for disaster prevention, especially after the hurricanes […]

Four OECS businesses top Caribbean Tech Entrepreneurship Programme

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Cory Zufelt, Linda Dias, Kenna Questelles George and Chaneil Imhoff excel at regional competition. Four young OECS entrepreneurs have placed in the top three of the Caribbean Tech Entrepreneurship Programme (CTEP), an initiative designed to help address unemployment in the Caribbean by leveraging opportunities in the Virtual Economy. CTEP provides regionally relevant capacity-building workshops and critical mentorship […]

BCQS International announces the promotion of Steven Abbott

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George Town, Grand Cayman, 29th April 2019 – BCQS International is happy to announce the promotion of Steven Abbott to Associate Directors, based in the Cayman Islands office. “We are pleased to announce the promotion of Steven Abbott to Associate Director within our BCQS Cayman team,” said Managing Director, Liam Day. “Steven has been an […]

OECS Commission features Edwin St. Catherine

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Newly retired Director of Statistics for Saint Lucia reflects on robust tenure Tuesday, March 26, 2019 — The OECS Statistics in Focus recently sat down with one of the region’s statistical stalwarts to reflect on his almost three-decade journey of statistical development in the Caribbean. A native of Saint Lucia, Edwin St. Catherine’s passion and successful advances […]

Montserrat: New music networking app Bodio launched

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Tuesday, February 5, 2019 — Montserrat, Montserratian mobile app company Bodio Inc. has launched a mobile application to serve the entertainment and hospitality industries.  This app allows musicians to interact, collaborate, increase their exposure, and aims to simplify the booking process.   The free beta version of the app is available on both iOS and Android platforms worldwide for direct download […]

Work on geothermal plant in Dominica, Caribbean could start Q3 2019

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By Alexander Richter From Think Geo Energy The Government of Dominica in the Caribbean has announced that construction of the long awaited geothermal power plant could start as early as in the third quarter of 2019 with funding recently announced by the IDB and Caribbean Development Bank, with funding by the World Bank. As reported […]

Lecture highlights a resilient Caribbean moving from vulnerability to resilience

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From The Daily Herald St Maarten ANGUILLA–Guest speaker Jeremy Collymore was the featured presenter at Anguilla’s Social Security Board’s fourth annual James Ronald Webster Memorial lecture series which was held in conjunction with the University of the West Indies (UWI), Anguilla Open Campus. He addressed a packed audience at the La Vue Conference Room, South […]

Serve as ‘Test Case’ for climate-related technologies, Grenada urges Caribbean nations

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From WIC UNITED NATIONS: The island country Grenada has called on other Caribbean nations and Small Island Development States (SIDS) to serve as ‘test cases’ for nationwide implementation of climate-related technologies and advances. While addressing in the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) debate, Grenada’s Foreign Affairs Minister Peter David said the Caribbean also represents some […]