Caribbean Economic Forum-From Inequality to Prosperity

Caribbean Economic Forum-From Inequality to Prosperity

How will policymakers and civil society fix the fractures across the world for our benefit? This and more will be discussed on Thursday, October 7th at 8PM on this month’s Caribbean Economic Forum. Watch the LIVE discussion with our host and distinguished guests, the Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Amor...

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Caribbean Economic Forum-Putting People at the Centre

Caribbean Economic Forum-Putting People at the Centre

#JoinTheConversation by sending your questions, comments or ideas to questions@centralbank.org.bb and watch the LIVE discussion on Thursday, June 3, 2021 at 8:00 p.m. when we discuss the topic ‘Putting People at the Centre of Caribbean Development.’ #WeWantToHearYou #PeopleCentered #PeopleDevelopment #CEF

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Caribbean Economic Forum-Resilient Institutions

Caribbean Economic Forum-Resilient Institutions

The Central Bank Of Barbados will host the first 2021 Caribbean Economic Forum with distinguished panelists: Bryan Wynter, Former Governor, Bank of Jamaica Moises Schwartz, Manager, Institutions for Development Sector – Inter-American Development Bank Diether Beuermann, Lead Economist, Caribbean Country Department – Inter-American Development Bank The topic ‘Resilient Institutions and...

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Newsline Business (May 15)

Newsline Business (May 15)

This week Barbados has been hosting the 11th Caribbean Labour Ministers Meeting, and they were joined by Director General of the International Labour Organisation Guy Ryder. The Caribbean will have to rethink its approach to the labour market as it seeks to rebuild ailing economies. This was one of the...

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Caribbean Economic Forum 2019

Caribbean Economic Forum 2019

The Central Bank of Barbados’ 6th Caribbean Economic Forum will take place on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. On that night, the Central Bank’s 2019 Distinguished Visiting Fellow, Dr. Linda Tesar, a professor of economics at the University of Michigan, will sit down with veteran regional journalist, Julian...

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Newsline Business (April 10)

Newsline Business (April 10)

Barbados’ Tourism Minister, Kerrie Symmonds wants a united CARICOM position on the setting of standards by the international community on small island developing states. Symmonds was at the time addressing parliament during debate on the Companies Amendment Bill. And he referred to a situation where a British bank was fined...

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Newsline Business (March 13)

Newsline Business (March 13)

Republic Financial Holdings Ltd on Wednesday announced the acquisition of the majority interest in the Cayman National Corporation Ltd at a cost of 198.4 million US dollars. A statement from Republic Financial Holdings said the transaction comprised the purchase of 74.99 per cent of the issued shares in CNC, at...

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