Abolition of Works Permits: An Example for Regional Integration

Abolition of Works Permits: An Example for Regional Integration

St John’s, Antigua and Barbuda – December 18, 2018: Monument dedicated to Sir Vere Cornwall Bird (Father of the Nation), St. John’s, Antigua, West Indies, Caribbean. (Shutterstock) It has been interesting to read the responses in editorials and opinions in some regional media, concerning the decision by the two main political parties in Antigua and […]

CDB Approves US$17 Million for Geothermal Energy Development in Nevis

CDB Approves US$17 Million for Geothermal Energy Development in Nevis

The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has approved US$17 million in financing for a geothermal energy development project in Nevis, which is aimed at reducing electricity costs, reducing carbon emissions, and increasing energy security. On Friday, December 9, the Bank’s board of directors approved the grant financing for the project which will help the Government of […]

CDB Approves US$5 Million for Belize Agriculture Project

CDB Approves US$5 Million for Belize Agriculture Project

A multimillion-dollar project to improve agricultural productivity and resilience for small farmers in rural Belize, is receiving a US$5 million injection in funding from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB). The bank’s board of directors approved the loan to the Government of Belize for the Resilient Rural Belize Program (B-Resilient) project at their December 9 meeting. […]

The First Annual Lowell F. Hawthorne Awards Ceremony

The First Annual Lowell F. Hawthorne Awards Ceremony

PHOTO CAPTION – Lowell F. Hawthorne- Photo courtesy of the Hawthorne family. PHOTO CAPTION – Lorna Hawthorne- Photo courtesy of Coche Productions The First Annual Lowell F. Hawthorne Awards Ceremony will be presented live as a virtual streaming event on Thursday January 19 beginning at 7pm EST. Hosted by The Lowell F. Hawthorne Foundation Inc. […]

A Child or Youth Died Once Every 4.4 Seconds in 2021 – UN Report

A Child or Youth Died Once Every 4.4 Seconds in 2021 – UN Report

NEW YORK/GENEVA/WASHINGTON D.C., 10 January 2023 – An estimated 5 million children died before their fifth birthday and another 2.1 million children and youth aged between 5–24 years lost their lives in 2021, according to the latest estimates released by the United Nations Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UN IGME). In a separate report […]

Sandals Introduces Cutting Edge Accommodations

Sandals Introduces Cutting Edge Accommodations

Sandals Halcyon Beach Resort and Spa is getting set to unveil 25 cutting-edge accommodations in early 2023. The debut of the 20 Joli Beachfront Suites and five (5) new Koko Rondoval Villas is the realization of the first phase of an impressive enhancement and expansion program announced by Sandals Resorts International (SRI) for its three […]

TOP 10 CGTI Chartered Director Graduates for 2022

TOP 10 CGTI Chartered Director Graduates for 2022

The Caribbean Governance Training Institute (CGTI) – the #1 board governance training institute in the Caribbean Region – is pleased to announce the TOP TEN graduates of our internationally acclaimed, ‘flagship’ CHARTERED DIRECTOR PROGRAM for 2022, thereby bringing the total number of CGTI graduates to over 4,000. The TOP 10 List of Chartered Directors for […]

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