January 22, 2020

Davos of the Caribbean- Guess who will be in Haiti this year?!

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We’re excited to announce one of our featured speakers! Ann Rosenberg is the Senior Vice President & Global Head of SAP Next-Gen, (a Purpose Driven Innovation Community of 17,000+ partner companies). Haiti Tech Summit 2019 Ann Rosenberg and Christine Souffrant Ntim-the founder of Haiti Tech Summit, will be speaking at Davos, Switzerland during the World […]

Red-hot businesses for Caribbean entrepreneurs

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By Yaneek Page From Mastercardbiz A massive wind of change has been gusting across the globe and it is affecting not only how we do business today, but for the foreseeable future. It’s a revolution that should grab the attention of every Caribbean entrepreneur who wants to stay relevant, enjoy prosperity and build sustainable businesses […]

Russia signs deal for Syria bases, Turkey appears to accept Assad

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By Rod Nordland / The New York Times From Pittsburgh Post-Gazette BEIRUT — Russia signed a long-term agreement Friday to greatly enlarge its military presence in Syria, more than doubling the space for warships in Russia’s only Mediterranean port and securing rights to an air base that may already be adding a second runway. The […]

The Fourth Industrial Revolution And The Caribbean

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By David Jessop From Jamaica Gleaner How well will the Caribbean cope with the ‘disruptive technology’ and ‘disruptive innovation’ that, in less than a decade, could change, structurally, employment, competitiveness and consumer thinking in most developed and in many developing nations? The two expressions refer to new technology or innovation that helps create a new […]

Al Gore on climate change: ‘Extreme weather events are a game changer’

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By Ann-Marie Alcantara From Mashable Climate change made an appearance at the 44th annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, thanks to former Vice-President Al Gore and former Microsoft CEO Bill Gates. The two world figures commented on how extreme weather events are intensifying global awareness of the climate change phenomenon. The weather events they […]