NYC Comptroller Lander, Mayor Adams, Public Advocate Williams, NYCERS Pension Trustees, and Partners Celebrate $60 Million Investment in Loan Portfolio That Will Preserve Nearly 35,000 Rental Units

NYC Comptroller Lander, Mayor Adams, Public Advocate Williams, NYCERS Pension Trustees, and Partners Celebrate $60 Million Investment in Loan Portfolio That Will Preserve Nearly 35,000 Rental Units

Editorial credit: Ron Adar / Shutterstock.com By Comptroller Press Office New York, NY – New York City Comptroller Brad Lander, New York City Mayor Eric Adams, Public Advocate Jumaane Williams, and trustees of the New York City Employees’ Retirement System (NYCERS) today announced an investment of up to $60 million to preserve rent-stabilized housing units impacted […]

Prime Minister the Honorable Dr. Terrance Drew’s Diplomacy Mission to UAE to Enhance St. Kitts-Nevis Investment Scene

Prime Minister the Honorable Dr. Terrance Drew’s Diplomacy Mission to UAE to Enhance St. Kitts-Nevis Investment Scene

Photo courtesy: Prime Minister’s Office BASSETERRE, St. Kitts and Nevis,  April 21, 2024 [Press Secretary, PMO] – The Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis is poised to benefit immensely from the highly anticipated influx of investments following Prime Minister Hon. Dr Terrance Drew’s most recent visit to Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). In a series of high-profile […]

Prime Minister Drew to Spearhead Geothermal Investment Talks in Middle East; DPM Hanley Assumes Acting Role

Prime Minister Drew to Spearhead Geothermal Investment Talks in Middle East; DPM Hanley Assumes Acting Role

Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis, April 10, 2024 (Press Secretary, PMO) – The Prime Minister’s Office wishes to inform the public that the Honorable Dr. Terrance Drew, Prime Minister of Saint Kitts and Nevis, will be working abroad from Wednesday, April 10th, 2024, until Friday, April 19th, 2024.  During this period, Prime Minister Drew has indicated […]

Destination Trade and Investment the Focus at 10th Biennial Jamaica Diaspora Conference

Destination Trade and Investment the Focus at 10th Biennial Jamaica Diaspora Conference

State Minister in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Hon. Alando Terrelonge. Photo courtesy: JIS By Mickella Anderson-Gordan | Jamaican Information Service The country will be marketed as a destination for trade and investment, at the 10th Biennial Jamaica Diaspora Conference. Under the theme, ‘United for Jamaica’s Transformation’, this year’s conference will mark […]

African Investors to Feature at Caribbean Investment Gateway Summit

African Investors to Feature at Caribbean Investment Gateway Summit

The Investment Gateway Summit taking place in St. Kitts and Nevis, presents an exclusive opportunity for African high-net-worth individuals (HWNIs) to have a unique experience to ‘connect, celebrate and collaborate’ with like-minded global investors from 11 to 15 May. Among those confirmed to attend are renowned leaders representing leading sectors in Africa. Notable figures from […]

CDB Seeks Replenishment for Special Development Fund

CDB Seeks Replenishment for Special Development Fund

The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) is now actively mobilizing financing to continue its Special Development Fund (SDF), an integral element of the Bank’s poverty reduction and sustainable development efforts. Currently near the end of its 10th four-year cycle, the SDF, has disbursed over $2.1 billion in development financing during its current phase, driving significant progress […]

Sweden: A Hidden Gem for Caribbean Trade and Investment

Sweden: A Hidden Gem for Caribbean Trade and Investment

Photo courtesy: Caribbean Business Report The Caribbean Exports Joellen Laryea has met with the Swedish Ambassador Anders Bengtcén, to explore potential trade bridges between the Caribbean and Sweden. Sweden presents an interesting opportunity for some Caribbean businesses seeking new trade and investment opportunities. Trade between CARIFORUM and Sweden is governed by the Economic Partnership Agreement […]

International Women’s Day: PAHO Director Calls for Investment in Women’s Leadership to Transform the Health Sector

International Women’s Day: PAHO Director Calls for Investment in Women’s Leadership to Transform the Health Sector

Editorial credit: Mark Van Scyoc / Shutterstock.com By PAHO Washington, DC, March 8, 2024 (PAHO)- Even though women make up 70% of health and care sector workers worldwide, barely 25% occupy leadership positions. At an event to mark International Women’s Day, the Director of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), Jarbas Barbosa, called for greater […]

Caribbean Investment Forum 2024

Caribbean Investment Forum 2024

From July 10-12, 2024 the Caribbean Export Development Agency, in colloboration with the Government of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, the European Union, and the CARICOM Secretariat will host the 2024 Caribbean Investment Forum (CIF2024). The event will take place at the Arthur Chung Conference Centre. Visit caribbeaninvestmentforum.com to learn more and pre-register.

Prime Minister Pierre extols Bank of Saint Lucia Global Investment Fund

Prime Minister Pierre extols Bank of Saint Lucia Global Investment Fund

Prime Minister Hon. Philip J. Pierre expressed his support for the Bank of Saint Lucia Global Investment Fund (the Fund) during his keynote address at the official launch on February 1, 2024. The Fund, an initiative aimed at enhancing investment opportunities and bolstering economic growth, garnered praise from Prime Minister Pierre for its innovative approach […]