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New network to improve business sector

Newnetwork-meeting-2A new small business development centre network has been established in Barbados that officials are hoping will result in a more vibrant and sustainable micro, small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) sector.

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Barbados ideally placed as gateway to Cuba, says minister

Donville-Innis-2BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (BGIS) - Barbados is well placed to be marketed as the gateway to Cuba for US and other investors who may be ready to take advantage of the opportunities that an opening up of Cuba may present, said international business minister Donville Inniss as he addressed the fifth annual meeting of the International Business and Financial Services Sector, hosted by the Central Bank of Barbados on Thursday.

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New energy start-up has US$4.8m in signed options

Damion--Leo-2NEW energy start-up, the Caribbean Energy Finance Company Limited (CEFCL), has identified some US$4.8 million from clients who have signed option agreements indicating interest in the firm's flagship leasing product, according to its prospectus.

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UK inflation rate remains at zero in March

UK-inflation-2The UK's inflation rate remained at a record low of 0% in March, according to the Office for National Statistics.

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Barbados bankers’ body says Central Bank decision on savings interest will pay off

Glyne-2There is no need for Barbadians to worry about getting extremely low interest rates on their savings.

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  • Digicel denies blocking WhatsApp St. John’s, Antigua - Digicel is pointing the finger at WhatsApp in response to reports that it is blocking calls on the messenger app over its network.
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