Economy

Construction begins on hurricane-resistant clean energy power plant in Antigua and Barbuda under US$50m...

The UAE-Caribbean Renewable Energy Partnership Fund has announced the start of construction for a hurricane-resistant clean energy plant in Antigua and Barbuda to help...

Antigua and Barbuda launches ‘Nomad Digital Residence’ programme

Antigua and Barbuda has launched a ‘Nomad Digital Residence’ (NDR) programme effective immediately.    Under the programme, Antigua and Barbuda offers eligible persons the world...

Financial Institutions and ECCB Offer Extended Support to Customers

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) and the ECCU Bankers’ Association have carefully reviewed the current circumstances in relation to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic...

Ministry of Education to address CSEC results

The Ministry of Education will present an overview of the country’s performance in the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) examinations held this year. Education Minister,...

ECCB Moves Closer to Launching Digital EC Currency (DCash)

Persons will soon be able to sign up to use the digital version of the EC Currency (DCash), as the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank...

300k In Projects Under The Entrepreneurial Development Fund Approved

(Cabinet Notes) The Cabinet approved and ratified eight decisions by the Entrepreneurial Development Fund (EDF) to support projects put forward by the Fund administrators,...

Cabinet Mulls Proposal For International Fund for Development and Reparations

The Cabinet held a discussion about reparations, specifically about a proposal put forward by Professor Sir Hilary Beckles to create an International Fund for...

Caribbean banks promote financial literacy

The Caribbean Association of Banks (CAB) Inc. has embarked upon a series of initiatives intended to promote and celebrate financial literacy and financial inclusion...