KINGSTON, Jamaica, Jul 13, CMC – The World Bank has started talks here with the Jamaica government on growth strategies and debt management as the island also signalled its intention to continue with the reforms of the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
KINGSTON, Jamaica, July 12, 2016- Prime Minister Andrew Holness and World Bank Country Director Sophie Sirtaine along with members of the Cabinet, senior officials, international experts and policymakers, opened a high-level brainstorming session on growth strategies and debt management on Tuesday.
Kingston, July 12, 2016: Opposition Spokesman on Finance and Planning Dr. Peter Phillips, will be participating in a World Bank-funded workshop on “strengthening country systems for better investment results,” from Wednesday July 13 to Thursday, July 14 in Georgetown, Guyana.
Pigeon island, SAINT LUCIA, June 16, 2015– A new World Bank report released today at the Third Regional Caribbean Growth Forum, suggests that the rapidly changing environment for Caribbean exports presents both new opportunities and challenges for economies highly dependent on external markets. Despite high openness to trade of Caribbean economies, the Caribbean share in global trade fell from three percent in the 1970s to nearly a quarter percent in 2012.
KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — A World Bank team is currently in Jamaica for meetings with representatives of the Ministry of Science, Technology, Energy, and Mining, aimed at creating a framework for open data development as a job creation and entrepreneurship option.