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  PRESS RELEASE   Basseterre, St. Kitts, (SKNIS): Financial stakeholders from the Caribbean region and further afield are presently attending the fourth edition of the Caribbean Forum at the St. Kitts Marriott Resort which was organized by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in collaboration with the Government of St. Kitts […]

IMF And St. Kitts and Nevis Put On Caribbean Forum ...


Panos Caribbean An analysis of data by the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) for the period 2009 to 2011 shows that, regionally, as much as 60 per cent of all enterprises engage in income generation or the selling of products in order to assure independence and survival capacity.

More Social Entrepreneurs In The Caribbean Region Turn To Sales ...


Charlestown, Nevis January 18, 2012 Premier of Nevis, the Hon. Joseph Parry met with Dominica’s Minister of Energy, the Hon. Rayburn Blackmoore Saturday to discuss the way forward for geothermal energy on both islands. The discussions took place at the Premier’s Bath Plain office.

Nevis and Dominica Discuss Way Forward For Geothermal Energy



Basseterre, St. Kitts, (SKNIS): Officials at the Department of Technology are finalizing arrangements for the first mobile application development workshop which is expected to open a world of possibilities to locals. The workshop runs from January 24 to 27, 2012, and will be held at the St. Kitts Marriott Resort. […]

MOBILE APP WORKSHOP TO OPEN WORLD OF POSSIBILITIES


Basseterre, St. Kitts, (SKNIS): St. Kitts and Nevis has one of the highest broadband penetration rates in the Caribbean and the local Government continues to design projects to position the youth population to capitalize on the expansion of technology.

LOCAL YOUTH TO EXPLORE MOBILE APP DEVELOPMENT


This is the continuation of the article by Bevil Wooding from yesterday By Bevil Wooding Part 2 Local Content & Applications Encouraging, branding, packaging and ultimately, utilizing locally developed content, applications and services is fundamental to the development of the local internet economy. Countries can debate the merits of nationally […]

Building the Domestic Internet Economy



By Bevil Wooding Understanding the Global Internet Through a Local Lens The beauty of the Internet is the unprecedented efficiency with which it serves the diverse information appetites of so many across the world. However, even though any individual can now potentially reach a global audience, the internet landscape remains […]

Building the Domestic Internet Economy


ST JOHNS, ANTIGUA. Want to find out what’s happening in Antigua and Barbuda? Well now there’s an app for that. Participants at the first ever Mobile App development Training workshop in Antigua and Barbuda built an app called In Antigua from scratch as the final exercise in an intensive two-day […]

Mobile Apps Revolution Hits Antigua


By Russell Williams On Sat. 11th June, the Caribbean Association of Industry & Commerce (CAIC) 6th Annual Conference was held in St. Kitts-Nevis This was the first time I attended a CAIC conference, but within a half hour I was already experiencing a sense of deja vue. Once again it […]

Caribbean Association of Industry & Commerce (CAIC) 6th Annual Conference ...



Basseterre, St. Kitts, (SKNIS): The Region is one step closer to enhancing competitiveness through the harmonization of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) policies, legislation and regulatory procedures after a four-day workshop in St. Kitts and Nevis, last week.

FEDERATION TO ENHANCE COMPETIVENESS THROUGH ICT