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TIFA Will Be Essential To Spurring Caribbean Growth – U.S. State Department Official

Mr. Anthony Eterno, of the Caribbean Affairs Office of the Western Hemisphere Division in the US State Department, addressing the Avalon Invest Caribbean Now 2013 forum in New York City on June 5, 2013. (Hayden Roger Celestin image) CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 7, 2013: The United States – Caribbean Community Trade and Investment Framework Agreement, (TIFA), will ...

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Investment Veteran Insists Caribbean Is Ripe With Promise At Avalon Invest Caribbean Now 2013

Mr. Alan Loewenstein, managing partner of Wedgewood Investment Group delivered the keynote address at the 2013 Avalon Invest Caribbean Now forum in New York city on June 5, 2013. (Hayden Roger Celestin image) CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 7, 2013: “The ‘Caribbean is ripe for significant investments to spur the region in sustained economic and human growth.” That’s ...

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Investors Urged To Open Their Wallets To The Turks & Caicos

Premier Dr. Rufus Ewing, of the Turks & Caicos Islands, shares investment opportunities in his island at the Avalon Invest Caribbean Now 2013 forum in New York City on June 5, 2013. (Hayden Roger Celestin image) CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 7, 2013: U.S. and Chinese investors are being urged to “open their wallets” to investment opportunities in ...

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Rick Waugh announces his retirement from Scotiabank effective January 31, 2014; Brian Porter to take on role of President and CEO effective November 1, 2013

TORONTO, May 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – Scotiabank Chief Executive Officer Rick Waugh today announced his intention to retire as CEO effective November 1, 2013 after 10 years in the role and 43 years with the Bank.  He will remain a Director of the Board and assume the role of Deputy Chairman of the Bank until January 31, 2014. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130531/LT23880 ) ...

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The Definitive Caribbean Investment Forum Returns To New York City This June

CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 24, 2013: The countdown is on to the Avalon Invest Caribbean Now forum, the definitive Caribbean investment meeting and the most promoted item on the Caribbean Week calendar, set for June 5th from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Radisson Martinique, 49 West 32nd Street at Broadway in New York City. With over ...

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Ben & Jerry’s business model to headline CIF 2013

May 20th, 2013 News Release Ben Cohen, Co-founder of Ben & Jerry’s Homemade, INC. CaribPR Wire, Port of Spain, Trinidad, Mon. May 20, 2013: The 3rd annual Caribbean Investment Forum, (CIF), takes place on June 10th and 11th, 2013 with an exciting line up of local, regional and international speakers, headlining with Ben Cohen, Co-founder of Ben & Jerry’s Homemade, ...

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3rd Annual Caribbean Investment Forum, (CIF), Launched

Trinidad & Tobago’s Trade, Industry & Investment Minister, Vasant Bharath, second from right, chats with (l to r): President of InvesTT , Kelvin Mahabir,; TIC Chairman, Anthony Aboud, and Managing Director Full Circle Animation, Jason Lindsay, during the formal launch of the Caribbean Investment Forum held at the Hyatt Hotel on May 14, 2013. (PHOTO: SHIRLEY BAHADUR) CaribPR Wire, Port ...

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West Indies Cricket Kieran Powell Seals New Deal

West Indies Cricketer, Kieran Powell. CaribPR, LONDON, England, Mon. May 13, 2013: West Indies opening batsman, Kieran Powell, has sealed a deal with the ultra-exclusive Pinneys Plantation Resort, in the Caribbean island of Nevis. Powell, the dashing cricketer, recently described in global media reports as “enigmatic”, will partner with a leading UK-based group of companies, who are set to develop ...

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Caribbean Jazz Great Returns To Premier NY Jazz Club

Jamaican-Born Jazz Great, Monty Alexander. (Photo credit: A. Nahigian) CaribPR, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. May 1, 2013: Birdland Jazz Club will be springing to life this May, as Grammy-nominated artist Monty Alexander and his Grammy-nominated band, The Harlem Kingston Express, returns with their foot-tapping, hip swinging Caribbean infused jazz. The Jamaican-born, Caribbean-raised jazz great, who recently released his new album ...

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Unprecedented Awards for Caribbean Advertising Agencies

CaribPR Wire, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, WI, Wednesday April 24, 2013: At the 4th District American Advertising Federation, (AAF), ADDY Awards Gala on April 20th, agencies from the Caribbean scooped up 32 Gold and Silver District awards as well a Charlie Award for the best of Sales Promotion. One thousand, three hundred and thirty-four entries were judged in the competition including Fortune ...

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