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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Newsline Business (March 6)

Newsline Business (March 6)

The St. Kitts-based Eastern Caribbean Central Bank has signed a contract with the Barbados-based Fintech company, Bitt Inc. to conduct a blockchain-issued Central Bank Digital Currency pilot within the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union. The ECCB says the agreement was signed late last month and that the pilot project is the...

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Caribbean Newsline (October 3)

Caribbean Newsline (October 3)

In the headlines: EC dollar remains strong Bahamas offers medical aid to Dominica China donates to Barbuda hurricane relief T&T Opposition leader calls recent budget a “bankrupt budget” Barbados’ Finance Minister not ‘duly’ concerned by recent downgrade   Watch the full update here.

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