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News Barbados » Economy: Expert Says Blockchain Technology Could Help Barbados Out of Foreign Reserves Slump

News channel or source: http://www.caribbean360.com/business/expert-says-blockchain-technology-could-help-barbados-out-of-foreign-reserves-slump
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

“Barbados has its first blockchain protocol called the Aion ... Haggins said in order for the economy to benefit from blockchain technology, greater emphasis would have to be placed on three key areas – an effective information communication technology ...

News Barbados » Economy: New GCF Project Signals Paradigm Shift for Water-Scarce Barbados

News channel or source: http://www.ipsnews.net/2018/04/new-gcf-project-signals-paradigm-shift-water-scarce-barbados/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

In addition, there have been some cancellations of tourist stays and bookings,” he continued. Tourism is one of the backbones of Barbados’ economy. In 2014, the total contribution of tourism and travel accounted for 36.1 percent of Gross Domestic ...

News Barbados » Economy: Invest In Barbados

News channel or source: http://www.mondaq.com/x/694260/Inward+Foreign+Investment/Invest+In+Barbados
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

and generally contribute to economic activity. "In terms of the international business sector, investors feel a sense of comfort because Barbados is a proven jurisdiction, having attracted investments from several jurisdictions for more than five decades ...

News Barbados » Economy: UK: Windrush scandal – our fragile freedoms under capitalism

News channel or source: https://www.marxist.com/uk-windrush-scandal-our-fragile-freedoms-under-capitalism.htm
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

The economy was slowing; the labour movement was strengthening ... The case of Michael Braithwaite is chief among them. He was born in Barbados and arrived in Britain in 1961 at the age of nine. Despite having been educated, married, and settled here ...

News Barbados » Economy: BARBADOS: Parliament to meet for first time since general election

News channel or source: http://entornointeligente.com/articulo/5022803/BARBADOS-Parliament-to-meet-for-first-time-since-general-election-09042018
Publication date: onday 09 April 2018

It is going to hurt us, prime minister; it is going to hurt our children; it is going to hurt our economy and it is going to hurt the nation of Antigua and Barbuda," Walker said. But the government has said that the present legislation is unconstitutional ...

News Barbados » Economy: ECR survey results Q1 2018: Economic growth eases global risk, but US downgrade highlights fragility

News channel or source: https://www.euromoney.com/article/b17r28wck0136g/ecr-survey-results-q1-2018-economic-growth-eases-global-risk-but-us-downgrade-highlights-fragility
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

Experts have upgraded their economic and political indicators ... with fiscal indicator warnings affecting Barbados, and Trinidad and Tobago. Malaysia is a concern in Asia, but mainly for political reasons ahead of last week’s dissolution of Parliament ...

News Barbados » Economy: A.M. Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Royal Bank of Canada Insurance Company Ltd.

News channel or source: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20180420005453/en/A.M.-Affirms-Credit-Ratings-Royal-Bank-Canada
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

OLDWICK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A.M. Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of “a+” of Royal Bank of Canada Insurance Company Ltd. (RBCICL) (Barbados). The outlook of these Credit Ratings ...

News Barbados » Economy: BARBADOS: EDITORIAL: On recouping south coast business losses

News channel or source: http://www.entornointeligente.com/articulo/5022610/BARBADOS-EDITORIAL-On-recouping-south-coast-business-losses-09042018
Publication date: onday 09 April 2018

Barbados Advocate / Home Forms & Submissions e-Edition Search ... One intriguing issue that is likely to arise here is the liability of a defendant for causing pure economic loss or financial loss unconnected to any damage to the claimant's person or ...

News Barbados » Economy: Barbados hosts high level Chinese business delegation

News channel or source: http://barbadostoday.bb/2018/04/16/barbados-hosts-high-level-chinese-business-delegation/
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

Damning report As China continues to strengthen its position as the world’s second largest economy,… Ring the bell, PM! As China continues to strengthen its position as the world’s second largest economy,…

News Barbados » Economy: COTED meeting agrees on CCREE full operationalisation

News channel or source: https://www.themontserratreporter.com/coted-meeting-agrees-on-ccree-full-operationalisation/
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

Barbados, Dominica, Jamaica and Belize are the other CARICOM ... GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Apr 20, CMC – The Special Meeting of the Council for Trade and Economic Development (COTED) on Energy has ended here with an agreement that work has advanced towards ...