WTO launches photo contest to highlight the impact of COVID-19 on trade and the role of trade in recovery; the deadline is March 3rd.

On February 10th, the World Trade Organization (WTO) and the Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) launched a photo contest to showcase how world trade is impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and how trade is helping to bring about an economic recovery. Submissions will be discussed at the Aid-for-Trade Stocktaking Event on March 23rd-25th.


International Trade Centre (ITC) News

International Trade Centre to host a virtual event to highlight opportunities for sustainable development On Wednesday, March 24th, 2021, the International Trade Centre will host a virtual event focused on emerging opportunities for sustainable economic development as a part of international COVID-19 recovery efforts and a wider push for countries to transition to a circular


The Bahamas set to aggressively expand its use of solar energy by 2033

The Government’s National Energy Policy (NEP) is on track to expand its solar energy capacity to 30% of total energy production by 2033. This goal is supported by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the Bahamas Development Bank (BDB). Currently, solar power makes up less than 1% of all energy generated in The Bahamas.


Compete Caribbean: Opportunities for Remote Work and Schedule of Webinars

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‘From the Bahamas With Love’ romance expo brings travel, event planning and hospitality professionals together for a dedicated Trade Day

The Bahamian government will be hosting a number of top travel and hospitality professionals for the “From the Bahamas With Love” virtual event on March 3rd. The event, held from 1pm to 4pm, will be a trade focused event intended for trade professionals, including travel agents and event plann