Economy

Cabinet considers tough measures as it looks to economic recovery in 2021

Pointe Xpress: The government is seriously considering introducing several austerity measures in the new year as the economy continues to suffer the negative impact...

Gov’t to fund Barbuda airport terminal

Cabinet Notes: Four lawyers from the Ministry of Legal Affairs were invited to address a variety of legal issues that now require the government...

Department of Culture Gets UNESCO Funds for Mammoth Cultural Heritage Project

The Department of Culture has secured US$ 97,754, / EC$ 264,185.07, from the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage Fund to inventory, promote, and safeguard important...

Antigua and Barbuda says COVID has significantly impacted Caribbean economies

STATEMENT BY AMBASSADOR SIR RONALD SANDERS – HEAD OF DELEGATION OF ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA TO THE 50TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY  OF THE ORGANIZATION OF AMERICAN...

Antigua’s remote work visa will work wonders

Dr. Sharad Nair   As the concept of work continues to change, we can take inspiration and direction from countries with remote work visas, and...

Elizabeth Morgan | Trade-In-Services And Technology: More Missed Opportunities By CARICOM Members

GLEANER: Last week, I wrote about regional trade in services which is dominated by tourism. Since then, two things have happened which influenced my decision...

Antigua’s Passport May Be An Investor’s Ticket To Paradise

FORBES: Antigua and Barbuda is an independent Caribbean state and a member of the British Commonwealth. The country with its lush tropical islands and 365...

Additional $500K for micro-enterprises as laid-off workers seek ways to earn incomes

Cabinet Notes: The Chairman of the Entrepreneurial Development Fund (EDF) and the Director were asked to tell the members of the operation of the micro-loan...