Discussions on crime in the region, the economy and LIAT featured prominently, when Prime Minister Freundel Stuart met recently with the new Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. Timothy Harris.
L-R: Maria Teresa Buffa Youth Business Italy, Charles Ocici – Enterprise Uganda; Dianne Cornes Youth Business International (YBI), Cardell Fergusson – Barbados Youth Business Trust and Marsha Josephs Futurpreneur Canada
Speaking at the Global Entrepreneurship Congress 2015 held in Milan, Italy, Barbados Youth Business Trust (BYBT) General Manager Cardell Fergusson stated that more support needs to be given for young persons wishing to start and grow their own businesses.
Regional Champions Jeffrey Panton, who has won his home event Rally Jamaica a record eight times, John Powell, the four-time winner of Rally Trinidad, and Kyle Gregg, who won Rally Jamaica last year, have confirmed their entries for Sol Rally Barbados 2015, boosting the four-wheel-drive entry to 21, with others still in the pipeline.
Pictured: Mr Jeurgen Gevers, General Manager, AVIAREPS Tourism Gmbh and Stephanie B. Villedrouin, Minister of Tourism and Creative Industries, Haiti
Haiti’s tourism product has been re-positioned to international tourism service providers at ITB Berlin 2015.
A delegation from Haiti’s Ministry of Tourism and Creative Industries led by Minister Stephanie Villedrouin participated at ITB Berlin 2015, one of the world’s largest travel trade shows, in Berlin, Germany from 4 to 8 March 2015 with the support of The Caribbean Export Development Agency (Caribbean Export).
Digicel yesterday officially launched the 2015 Digicel Kickstart Clinics which will see the region’s top youth footballers from across nine different countries being put through their paces by coaches from the Chelsea FC Foundation.