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IMPACT Justice Model Business Names Registration and Trade Marks Legislation Receive Final Review by Committee  

IMPACT Justice Model Business Names Registration and Trade Marks Legislation Receive Final Review by Committee  

Bridgetown- February 15th, 2018– The Canadian Government funded Improved Access to Justice in the Caribbean (IMPACT Justice) Project hosted a 3 day meeting to review draft Model Business Names Registration and Trade Marks Legislation. The meeting was held in the Shridath Ramphal Centre for International Trade Law, Policy & Services (SRC), The University of the(…)

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Alicia Bárcena Calls for Moving Toward a New Development Paradigm and Putting an End to Inefficient and Unsustainable Inequality

Alicia Bárcena Calls for Moving Toward a New Development Paradigm and Putting an End to Inefficient and Unsustainable Inequality

ECLAC’s Executive Secretary gave a keynote speech today in Mexico in the framework of the “Change of Era” Permanent Seminar, organized by the regional commission and UNAM. (February 12, 2018) The Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), Alicia Bárcena, called on countries today to put an end to(…)

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H.E. Patrick Pengel, Minister of Public Health, Suriname Lauds Key Populations and Faith Leaders Dialogue

H.E. Patrick Pengel, Minister of Public Health, Suriname Lauds Key Populations and Faith Leaders Dialogue

Calls for partnership between key populations and other stakeholders to bridge gaps in access to HIV prevention and treatment  Wednesday, February 7 2018 (PANCAP Coordinating Unit, CARICOM Secretariat): The Pan Caribbean Partnership against HIV and AIDS (PANCAP), the mechanism that provides a structured and unified approach to the Caribbean’s response to the HIV epidemic, hosted(…)

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TSTT takes Trinidad & Tobago into the Digital Transformation Age

TSTT takes Trinidad & Tobago into the Digital Transformation Age

P.O.S. Trinidad – In a bold move to keep up with the global technological evolution, Telecommunications Services of Trinidad and Tobago (TSTT) under the guidance and leadership of CEO Dr. Ronald Walcott recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding with iGOVTT to market and implement E-Tender as a service to ministries, divisions and agencies, thus taking(…)

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ECLAC Publishes New Edition of Statistical Yearbook with Relevant Data on Development in the Region

ECLAC Publishes New Edition of Statistical Yearbook with Relevant Data on Development in the Region

The 2017 version presents updated information for a select set of sociodemographic, economic and environmental indicators from Latin American and Caribbean countries. (February 5, 2018) The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) released today its Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean 2017, available online, in which it presents a statistical(…)

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Pan Inclusive 2018 set to Create Cultural & Culinary Explosion

Pan Inclusive 2018 set to Create Cultural & Culinary Explosion

POS, Trinidad (Sonique Solutions) – February 4th 2018 will see the inaugural edition of the annual ‘Pan Inclusive’. This ultra-premium pan lime will combine all the best elements of a true Trinbagonian all-inclusive fete experience while placing emphasis on the islands’ one of a kind cultural facets namely Steelpan, Soca and supreme cuisine. The Government(…)

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