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CARIFORUM MSMEs to Receive €3 Million in Direct Grant Support

Published: October 22, 2021 €3M to be awarded to CARIFORUM firms via Caribbean Export’s Direct Support Grants Programme A minimum of 100 firms to receive grant funding in 15 Caribbean countries MSMEs will be able to apply for non-reimbursable grants of up to €30,000 As Caribbean firms continue to grapple with the effects of the


Halkitis: Bahamas continues to be a safe harbor for financial services

The Bahamas continues to be a safe harbor for global financial services, Minister of Economic Affairs Michael Halkitis told attendees of the annual STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners) LATAM Conference on Friday, explaining that the industry continues to produce talent in the financial services sector that rivals the rest of the world.


Press Release

For Immediate ReleaseFrom: Ministry of Economic Affairs20th October, 2021 Nassau, New Providence, Bahamas Hon. Michael Halkitis, Minister of Economic Affairs and Parliamentary Secretary Mr. Wade Watson, met with the Executive Director of the Caribbean Export Development Agency, Mr. Deodat Maharaj on Monday 19th October, 2021.


Courtesy Call between the Minister and the British High Commissioner

Courtesy Call between the Minister and the British High Commissioner on October 14, 2021 Hon. Michael Halkitis, Minister of Economic Affairs received a courtesy call from British High Commissioner Sarah Dickson and United Kingdom Regional Ambassador for Latin America and the Caribbean, Her Excellency Fiona Clouder at the Ministry of Economic Affairs.


BBSQ and BCCEC hosts EU Packaging & Labelling Workshop

The Bahamas Bureau of Standards and Quality and The Bahamas Chamber of Commerce and Employer’s Confederation present: EU Packaging & Labelling Workshop For more information, please contact BBSQ at (242) 362- 1748 – 55 or email info@bbsq.bs BCCEC at (242) 322 – 1245 or email info@thebahamaschamber.