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  Statement by Mr. Guy Ryder, Director-General International Labour Organizationon the occasion of World Day against Child Labour 12 June 2015 The unacceptable reality is that today millions of children around the world, some as young as five, are still working for their survival and that of their families. Yet progress has […]

Fighting Child Labour With Quality Education


‘It Is Not Far over the Precipice’ When Empathy, Mutual Understanding Disappears between Israelis, Palestinians. Secretary-General Says on International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People SECRETARY-GENERAL PRESS RELEASE Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks on the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People, in New York today: One […]

Secretary-General on International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People


PRESS RELEASE Senior officers from commercial banks and non-bank financial institutions which operate within the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) and the wider Caribbean will take an in-depth look at financial sector stability when the 23rd Annual Conference with Commercial Banks convenes at the ECCB Headquarters, St Kitts and Nevis, […]

ECCU Banking and Other Financial Sector Executives Examine the ...



The Magnificent White – Spotted Eagle Ray (Aetobatus narinari) Raphaela Stimmelmayr and Maureen Sullivan White-spotted eagle rays from the Central Atlantic lineage are no strangers to Caribbean waters. All eagle ray subspecies (Eastern Pacific, Western/Central Pacific, Central Atlantic) prefer warm waters and are found throughout tropical waters. Although a primarily […]

Magical Underwater World of St. Kitts


The European Union has approved 9 million euros grant (EC$33.6M; BBD$ 25M) for Antigua and Barbuda under the EU’s vulnerability assistance scheme to help African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries deal with the affects of the global financial crisis.

European Union provides EC$33 for Antigua To Assist With Global ...


Basseterre, St Kitts, 30 September 2010 The ECCB Celebrates the Stability of the EC Currency Maintaining the stability of the Eastern Caribbean currency is the major achievement of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) as it marks its 27th anniversary on 1st October. Governor of the ECCB, Sir K Dwight […]

ECCB CELEBRATES 27th ANNIVERSARY



The members of the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) should move to establish immediately two separate bodies to regulate domestic non-bank financial institutions and the offshore financial services sector.  In turn, these new bodies should work closely with the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB). Financial problems in the member […]

OECS Should Establish Joint Regulator: G20 Should Help