Entrepreneurs from Babonneau and surrounding areas participated in a Business Forum organized by the Ministry of Commerce as part of its sensitization drive. The Babonneau Business Forum was the fourth held by the Ministry.
It focused on the support services and programs offered by various Ministries and Business Support Organizations on the island. The Forum enabled owners of Micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (MSMEs) and aspiring entrepreneurs to receive information that may facilitate the growth/development of their enterprise.
Other participating agencies included: Export St. Lucia; Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Food Security and Rural Development; Department of Economic Development and Youth Economy; St. Lucia Bureau of Standards, Ministry of Tourism, Investment, Creative Industries, Culture and Information and the Saint Lucia Development Bank. The
Export Saint Lucia team addressed attendees at the Babonneau Business Forum and fielded questions about how the Agency can help them expand.
Previous forums were held in Soufriere, Gros Islet and Castries East.