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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

ILO report warns poverty increasing

Deteriorating economic conditions, fewer quality jobs cited as cause By Staff Writer Deteriorating economic conditions and the global deficit in quality jobs in many regions, including...

NIA makes headway in effort to expand Financial Services Sector

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis – Efforts to expand the Financial Services Sector are underway, with the the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) targeting an expansion of 50...

St. Kitts and Nevis’ economy ahead of those in the OAS

Staff Writer The Federation is doing well, compared to other member countries of the Organization of American States (OAS), according to a study conducted by...

ECLAC predicts Latin American, Caribbean economies will expand 1.5%

MEXICO CITY – St. Kitts and Nevis is among 11 Caribbean nations whose economies are expected to expand 1.5 percent in 2018, despite external...

Monetary Council members discuss Caribbean credit, currency conditions

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Several matters of importance to the region’s financial sector are being discussed at the highest level, as the Ninety-First...

Updated Payment Methods could lead to Economic Growth

By Loshaun Dixon Basseterre, St. Kitts-The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is embarking on an initiative to change the way payments are made in the...

Seven measures suggested to transform jobs, end poverty

By Staff Writer Seven measures to reverse deteriorating economic conditions and reduce poverty have been suggested by the International Labour Organization (ILO) in Geneva to...

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