Tag Archives: Caribbean

The Eastern Caribbean One And Two Cents Coins Will Be A Thing Of The Past

Vincentian media workers and others in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union have been sensitized on a plan by the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) to phase out the use of the one and two cent coins across the sub-region. The plan was launched during a video conference held on Tuesday, which was addressed by Director… Continue Reading →

Meeting Of The Council Of The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank Tomorrow

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves will be among other Regional Heads attending the 81st Meeting of the Council of the Eastern Caribbean Central bank, ECCB tomorrow. During the meeting, the Council will receive the report on monetary and credit conditions in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union from the Governor of the ECCB, Sir Dwight Venner…. Continue Reading →

University Of The West Indies Long Time Contributor To The Caribbean Region

The University of the West Indies (UWI) has played a significant role in the regional integration process, since it was founded on February 16th, 1948. That’s according to UWI Alumni Contact, Shevar Maloney, as he spoke of the contribution of the tertiary-level educational institution on NBC’s Face to Face programme last week. Mr. Maloney said… Continue Reading →

Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism Meeting

The first Regional Meeting of the Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism {CRFM} wraps up here in St. Vincent and the Grenadines today. The 24th Meeting of the Executive Committee is taking place at the CRFM’s Secretariat Conference Room in Kingstown. At the meeting, the Executive Committee will advance discussions on the management of the region’s key… Continue Reading →

Chamber of Industry and Commerce And First Caribbean International Bank Luncheon

The Chamber of Industry and Commerce in conjunction with First Caribbean International Bank will host a luncheon at the Paradise Beach Hotel on Thursday February 12th. The Accounting Firm of KPMG will present an overview of the recently presented 2015 Parliamentary budget. The purpose of the presentation will be to highlight aspects of the budget… Continue Reading →