New ways of working needed to be found to tackle the implementation deficit of the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME), Director, Economics Department, Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), Dr. Justin Ram said Friday. “The major focus should be on implementation”, Dr. Ram advised a Stakeholder Consultation on the CSME held in Georgetown, Guyana. The two-day […]
CARIBBEAN DEVELOPMENT BANK CLOSING REMARKS BY DR. THE RIGHT HON. KEITH C. MITCHELL, PRIME MINISTER AND MINISTER OF FINANCE, PLANNING, ECONOMIC AND PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT, GRENADA, AND CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD OF GOVERNORS DELIVERED AT THE GRENADA TRADE CENTRE JUNE 1ST, 2018 Distinguished Governors, President of the CDB, Members of the Board of Directors, Vice-Presidents and […]
 EIB delegation visits Grenada to explore financing opportunities for new projects  Delegation to meet high-level regional representatives at the Caribbean Development Bank’s annual meeting A European Investment Bank (EIB) delegation is visiting Grenada to explore opportunities for financing new projects in the country and to meet high-level representatives from across the region, during […]
The small island states of the Caribbean have contributed least to the problem of global warming but are the first to suffer its effects, especially the increasing frequency and severity of hurricanes. It is unconscionable that a country such as Dominica should have had to pay an installment of several million dollars in debt repayment […]
Grenada will host the 48th annual meeting of the Board of Governors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), which is scheduled to take place May 30-31. The programme for this year’s meeting will focus on resilience against the backdrop of one of the most devastating hurricane seasons the Caribbean region has experienced in recent history. […]
CARICOM chairman and Grenada’s Prime Minister Dr. Keith Mitchell on Monday welcomed the establishment of an emergency post-disaster reconstruction financing initiative to help the Region recover from recent hurricane events. Dr. Mitchell, also chairman of the Caribbean Development Bank, was speaking in Germany on the new initiative between the European Investment Bank (EIB) and the […]
GRENADA AVOIDS CDB BEING DOWNGRADED FOR A THIRD TIME St. George — According to the Government of Grenada, it has prevented the Caribbean Development Bank from being downgraded a third time.