KINGSTON, Jamaica May 23, 2021 Opposition Spokesman on Labour and Social Security Senator Dr Floyd Morris has again raised the vexing practice of many employers, placing Jamaican workers on contract, which in most cases denies workers earned employment benefits.
KINGSTON, Jamaica May 22, 2021 - Prime Minister Andrew Holness says his Administration is committed to empowering more Jamaicans and positively changing communities through property rights.
KINGSTON. Jamaica May 23, 2021 - Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) Governor, Richard Byles, says the BOJ “continues to be very successful in guiding inflation within the four - six per cent target range despite missing its inflation target for the 12 months leading up to April 2021.
WASHINGTON DC, June 4, 2022 - The International Monetary Fund says with increasing oil production having the potential to transform Guyana’s economy, Guyana’s medium-term prospects are more favorable than ever before.
KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, It is estimated that the debt to GDP ratio of St. Vincent and the Grenadines may decrease to as low as 88%, now that all that CARICOM country’s remaining debt to PetroCaribe has been forgiven.
KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent, April 26, 2022 ( source: Searchlight) - Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves has announced that the Venezuelan Government has “written off” all of his country’s remaining PetroCaribe debt, amounting to some EC$189 million dollars.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, April 20, 2022 - Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d), Mark Phillips says the loss of correspondent banking; an increase of the unbanked and a disruption in the flow of remittance will pose serious threats to the economic and social stability of the Caribbean.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, April 11, 2022 - Demerara Waves - President Irfaan Ali on Friday announced that the 15-nation Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has decided on the financing and operational model for a regional passenger and cargo ferry service aimed at solving the decades-long sea transportation constraint that has dogged regional agriculture.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, April 2022 - Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Heads of Government have adopted a Protocol which should create opportunities to further the principles, goals and objectives of the Community through Enhanced Cooperation.
CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown, Guyana - Thursday, 24 March 2022 - The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) continues to promote and seek support for its development priorities through partnerships with Latin American and other development partners.