Tag Archives: European

  1. EU disburses First Renewable Energy Tranche of EC $11.23 million to St Kitts and Nevis

    St Kitts and Nevis has received a boost from the European Union as the government forges ahead with its goal of advancing towards energy self-sufficiency from local renewable energy sources. The European Union has disbursed EC $11.23 million (EUR €3.444 M) to St. Kitts and Nevis. to promote the integration of renewable energy and energy […]

    January 13, 2021PoliticalNo comments
  2. EU disburses third Payment Tranche of EC$ 15.8 million to Montserrat

    The European Union continues to support to Government of Montserrat through the release of the third Payment of EC$15.8 million (EUR 4.90M) under the country’s Multi Sector Sustainable Economic Development Budget Support Programme. Inclusive in this payment is EC$3 million (EUR 900,000) immediate support to the Government of Montserrat in dealing with the impact of […]

    January 12, 2021PoliticalNo comments
  3. EU Provides Additional 3.68M Euros to Fund Regional Private Sector Development

    The European Union and CARIFORUM have agreed to top-up by 3.68 million euros (US $4.4 Mil) the EU-funded Regional Private Sector Development Programme implemented by the Caribbean Export Development Agency. This brings the overall EU support granted to the programme to 27.68 million euros (US $33 Mil). The European Union and CARIFORUM upgraded the programme […]

    December 23, 2020PoliticalNo comments
  4. MU fans bedevilled as Manchester City build on Champions League momentum, Pogba still got leaving on his mind…

    Champions League has a big turn up, as Manchester may have made the latest round, but it won’t be the Red Devils competing as their rivals City prepare to take on Borussia Monchengladbach, who are in the last 16 for the first time since 1978… According to Nation News, the online version of Barbados’ Daily […]

    December 16, 2020FootballNo comments
  5. 2021 may be the new normal for football – EPL subs, lady refs in Champions League and all!

    It’s not even 2021 yet, and already fans can expect challenging and exciting times ahead in both the Champions League and EPL when traditions and rules alike are set for upheaval… Although Liverpool remains at top of the table with odds at +130 to win the Premier League according to SBD, their coach Jurgen Klopp […]

    December 4, 2020Breaking News, Featured, FootballNo comments

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    October 25, 2020Featured, Political1 comment

    “Guayaberas,” the linen or cotton shirt favored for weddings and casually-elegant affairs in the Dominican Republic, is getting a boost after King Felipe VI of Spain has been photographed wearing it, instead of a jacket. El Caribe newspaper brings up the subject with a feature just published. The shirt is especially used instead of suit-and-tie […]

    August 27, 2020FashionNo comments
  8. Liverpool’s title celebrations put on hold as football is forced to take a back seat

    The current Premier League season already had a strange feel to it before the widespread outbreak of the Covid-19 coronavirus. Liverpool were runaway leaders, playing at a level that no-one else in the league could rival, the rest of the field left fighting over the scraps. Liverpool’s title victory seemed inevitable, a matter of time […]

    March 30, 2020Featured, FootballNo comments

    The Caribbean Export Development Agency has recently received commendation from H.E. Ambassador Daniela Tramacere, Head of the EU Delegation of the European Union to Barbados, Eastern Caribbean, OECS and CARICOM/CARIFORUM, for the agency’s work involving the CARIFORUM-EU Economic Partnership Agreement or EPA. The CARIFORUM-EU Economic Partnership Agreement or EPA is a trade and development partnership […]

    January 27, 2020PoliticalNo comments
  10. UK Parliamentarians to vote on blocking no-deal Brexit

    British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is in the middle of a major parliamentary showdown over Brexit. MP’s are set to vote on a motion which would block a no-deal Brexit on October 31st, further delaying the UK’s exit from the EU by three months. Earlier on Wednesday, the prime minister faced a barrage of questions […]

    September 4, 2019Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  11. Pavel Belogour Is Expanding His Range of Influence

    As the founder of BMFN and an experienced FX trader, Paul Belogour knows the value of the right connections. Mr. Belogour is not just an avid philanthropist and prolific businessman, he is one of the faces of BMFN. He spearheads the company’s expansion campaign across the globe one integration deal or business dinner at a […]

    April 16, 2019Business, FeaturedNo comments
  12. Euro 30 Million to Help Caribbean Enhance Climate Resilience and Adaptation

    The European Union (EU) has signed two agreements with the World Bank’s (WB) Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) to provide funding totaling EUR 30.7 million that will strengthen disaster risk management (DRM) in the Caribbean. The programs will support Caribbean countries to plan for long-term resilience and climate-smart growth strategies, and to […]

    February 1, 2019NatureNo comments
  13. We are 12 years from potential climate catastrophe – here’s how we can walk back from the brink

    “It is existential.” It was all the Fijian Prime Minister needed to say, when I asked him about climate change, after the most powerful cyclone ever recorded in the Southern hemisphere had destroyed his and neighbouring islands back in 2016. We now need to wake up to the fact that the rest of us are […]

    December 29, 2018NatureNo comments
  14. EU disburses second Education Tranche of EC$14.3 Million to Anguilla

    The European Union disbursed the second grant assistance tranche of EC$14.3 million (€4.55 Million) to Anguilla for education reform and training under the 11th European Development Fund (EDF) Programme. The assistance is inclusive of an emergency top-up payment of EC$8.8 million (€2.8 Million) additional support to help with recovery following damage from hurricane Irma in […]

    September 17, 2018Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  15. Zagora Callender at Kosice; Silver Medal – Weightlifting

    Zagora Callender just represented Barbados in Weightlifting in Kosice, and earned a silver medal. (With a total of 105 kg – 45 on snatch & 60 clean and jerk) Please note the flyer above, as well as follow their Facebook page.

    March 11, 2018Photo Gallery, SportsNo comments
  16. EU Rehabilitation Assistance for Dominica

    The European Union has provided Dominica with 3.52 million euros (EC$11.34M) as part of continued assistance towards rehabilitation of the country. The assistance is part of a total 8.9 million euro (EC$28.5M) programme to rebuild the country’s water infrastructure and also to push towards geothermal energy production. The intervention is primarily aimed at supporting the […]

    January 8, 2018NatureNo comments
  17. Merry Christmas and Caribbean Export Closure Notice

    The offices of Caribbean Export will be closed from Friday 22nd December 2017 and will re-open on Tuesday 2nd January 2018. Enjoy your holidays!

    December 17, 2017Events, Photo GalleryNo comments
  18. EU Response Following Hurricane Irma

    The European Union is mobilising its emergency response instruments to assist countries affected or threatened by Hurricane Irma. European Union Ambassador Daniela Tramacere has offered her condolences on the loss of life in the region following the passage of Hurricane Irma regretting the widespread damage inflicted on several Caribbean countries and said: “The European Commission’s […]

    September 12, 2017NatureNo comments
  19. “THE QUEEN OF SPAIN” – Penélope Cruz, Cary Elwes & Mandy Patinkin

    Director: Fernando Trueba Writer: Fernando Trueba Stars: Penélope Cruz, Cary Elwes & Mandy Patinkin

    September 7, 2017Culture, Video GalleryNo comments
  20. “RENDEL” (2017) Superhero Sci-Fi Action, Finland HD

    The story of Rendel takes place in the fictionalized version of a Finnish city, Mikkeli. It’s the story of a man blinded by his desire for revenge and hatred, a superhero, a masked vigilante who seeks for revenge and fights against VALA, a huge criminal organization.

    August 21, 2017Books, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  21. EU seeking to enhance contribution of Civil Society to governance

    The European Union is seeking proposals for projects aimed at enhancing the contribution of Civil Society to governance and development in Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean states (OECS). The overall objective is to support Civil Society Organisations’ (CSO) contribution and participation to national development and policy making. Meanwhile, the specific objective will be to enhance […]

    August 7, 2017PoliticalNo comments
  22. Caribbean Export, the CARIFORUM Directorate and the EU support firms in Leveraging the EPA

    Supporting CARIFORUM firms to leverage the CARIFORUM-EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) is at the forefront of the Caribbean Export Development Agency’s work programme as they implement the 11th EDF Regional Private Sector Development Programme (RPSDP) funded by the European Union. Co-hosts for the workshop, the European Union (EU) Delegation, expressed their commitment to supporting the […]

    July 24, 2017BusinessNo comments

    The Caribbean Export Development Agency (Caribbean Export) has commenced their expansion of the Angel investment footprint within the Dominican Republic and Haiti following the hosting of the first Bi-National Angel Investment workshop in collaboration with several partners, including the Centre for Innovation for Business Development and Entrepreneurship (CIDE) at the Iberoamerican University (UNIBE), the DR […]

    July 2, 2017BusinessNo comments
  24. “Climate Diplomacy Week” By Ambassador Daniela Tramacere

    As we approach the start of the 2017 edition of the internationally celebrated “Climate Diplomacy Week“, we look at the extraordinary Agreement reached in Paris in 2015 by nearly 200 countries. The Caribbean countries, the ACP and the EU played a key role in the successful negotiations. Climate Change is a challenge we can only […]

    June 26, 2017Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  25. Caribbean Export – Part of the Best of Investing in Development

    The 2017 edition of the European Commission’s event European Development Days (EDD) held in Brussels saw the participation of the Caribbean Export Development Agency (Caribbean Export) as part of those considered to be the “best of investing in development“. Caribbean Export showcased their export development work to the 8,000 participants that passed through the event […]

    June 18, 2017BusinessNo comments