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The Centre for Enterprise Development (CED), will take its Micro-Business Game Simulation Workshop to Union Island this week. Twenty-five Business Owners and operators in the Southern Grenadines will be introduced to the new tool, which will improve their knowledge and understanding of the financial aspects of their businesses. The training will be conducted from tomorrow… Continue Reading →


Vincentians and other citizens in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union ECCU, have been given an update on plans by the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank, the ECCB, to issue the World’s first Blockchain-based Digital Currency. The ECCB has signed a contract with the Barbados-based Fintech Company Bitt Inc, to conduct a blockchain-issued Central Bank Digital Currency… Continue Reading →


Vincentians will have an opportunity next month, to be enlightened on issues relating to protecting and conducting business in a digital environment. The information will be provided by the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) through its annual Financial Information Month activities to be held in October. Ava John, a member of the organizing committee, said… Continue Reading →


St. Vincent and the Grenadines and other Regional Countries are beginning to experience economic growth following the global financial crisis. That’s the view of Vincentian Economist, Dr. Garth Nicholls while delivering the Sister Patricia-Ann Douglas Lecture on Monday at Frenches House. The lecture was held as part of activities to commemorate the 50th anniversary of… Continue Reading →