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Last Updated Tuesday, March 4, 2014
St. Kitts exports nearly 19,000 kg of agricultural produce to neighbouring islands
BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS – A 31 percent jump in agricultural exports to the islands of the northern Leewards has underscored the potential for St. Kitts to be a major supplier of agricultural produce to the surrounding islands.
Acting Director of Agriculture, Mr. Thomas Jackson said exports to Saba, Anguilla, St. Maarten, Antigua,...Read More...
Miami-Dade Chamber of Commerce to Hold Annual Business Leaders Luncheon
MIAMI - The Miami-Dade Chamber of Commerce will hold their Annual Business Leaders Luncheon on Friday, March 14, 2014. The event takes place from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency, located at 400 SE 2nd Avenue in Miami, Florida. The keynote speaker is Neisen O. Kasdin, Managing Partner for Akerman LLP.
“We are...Read More...
Jamaica much sought after destination at Washington DC Travel Show
WASHINGTON, DC - Jamaica was a much sought after destination at the 10th annual Washington DC Travel and Adventure Show held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center February 22nd and 23rd.
Destination Jamaica was on brilliant display as the Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) along with Island Routes, Sandals, Beaches Resort, Tour...Read More...
CARCIP calls for greater Caribbean Innovation
ST. LUCIA - Three Eastern Caribbean countries are benefiting from an infrastructure development thrust that could usher in a new era of technology-based innovation and entrepreneurship for the region.
The initiative is part of the World Bank-funded Caribbean Communications Infrastructure Program (CARCIP), coordinated by the Caribbean...Read More...
City of Miramar Commissioner Messam to host Open For Business Event
MIRAMAR - Commissioner Wayne Messam, in conjunction with the City of Miramar’s Procurement Division, will present an “Open for Business” event on Thursday, March 6 from 6:30pm -9:30 pm at the Miramar Cultural Arts Center located at 2400 Civic Center Place.
The purpose of the event is to bring together government procurement...Read More...
Jamaica, Laparkan in logistics talks
MIAMI - A team from the Consulate of Jamaica in Miami, Florida headed by Consul General Franz Hall has had wide-ranging discussions with top executives of Laparkan Trading headed by Chairman Glen Khan on issues of cargo and port security, Customs procedures and barriers to trade including the importation into Florida of agricultural...Read More...
Updated IRS Smartphone App IRS2Go Version 4.0 Now Available
WASHINGTON, DC — The Internal Revenue Service today announced the release of IRS2Go 4.0, an update to its smartphone application featuring new added features available in both English and Spanish.
The redesigned IRS2Go provides new features for taxpayers to access the latest information to help them in the preparation of their...Read More...
JAMPRO’s Export Max Programme Boosts Revenues by 31%
Kingston, Jamaica -15 small and medium local export businesses, which have benefited from capacity building and technical services under JAMPRO’s Export Max Development programme over the past two years have all together generated J $1.4 Billion in export earnings.
The overall export sales of the companies increased by 31%...Read More...
SBA Launches 2014 Emerging Leaders Initiative in Miami Dade County
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Small Business Administration has launched its 2014 Emerging Leaders (formerly e200) executive-level intensive entrepreneurship training initiative for small business owners in 27 cities and communities across the country. Entering its seventh consecutive year, the initiative has trained more than 2,000 promising small...Read More...
OneUnited Bank launched UNITY Visa, The Comeback Card
Boston, MA – OneUnited Bank launched UNITY Visa, The Comeback Card (UNITY Visa) on January 15th. This secured credit card was created to help consumers establish or rebuild their credit. Unlike pre-paid cards, UNITY Visa will report to all three (3) major credit bureaus, Experian, TransUnion and Equifax and provide a How to Rebuild Credit...Read More...
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