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Saba airport before repairs took place. Photo by INS

WORLD’S SMALLEST COMMERCIAL RUNWAY REBUILT – IN SABA, DUTCH CARIBBEAN

The runway spans just 400 metres overlooking steep cliffs serving an island which is a dormant volcano with few stretches of flat land. The operator, Saba’s island government, has said…

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UK BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP VOTE ALARMS OVERSEAS TERRITORIES

…(in 2016). See https://www.eso.ky/app/webroot/data/files/Pie%20Chart-GDP%20Share%20by%20Industry%202016.pdf The 60,765 islanders have a USD48,314 annual GDP-per-head lifestyle. *These incomes far exceed those of many Caribbean independent countries lacking such offshore finance expertise. The annual…

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NEW CALEDONIA TO INTRODUCE NEW EU AML LAWS, DESPITE BEING OUTSIDE EU

…Polynesia and Martinique (in the Caribbean), saw “a sharp rise” in submissions of suspicious transaction reports (STRs) in 2016 compared to 2015 – with AML/CFT reports from French overseas territories…

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SINT MAARTEN AIRPORT OPENS TEMPORARY DEPARTURES HALL AS HURRICANE REPAIRS TO OLD TERMINAL CONTINUE

PRINCESS Juliana International Airport, the Sint Maarten-based north-east Caribbean hub, which suffered heavy damage from last September’s Hurricane Irma, has opened an air-conditioned temporary departures pavilion. A temporary arrivals pavilion…

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ACCA-QUALIFIED CARIBBEAN AIRLINE BOSS STEERS HER COMPANY TOWARDS RECOVERY FROM MAJOR HURRICANE LOSSES

Joined CIBC (now FirstCaribbean International Bank) (NOTE TO EDITOR – NO SPACE BETWEEN ‘FIRST’ AND ‘CARIBBEAN’ in Barbados as special projects manager, finance *1992 – Appointed group financial controller and…

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BANKS STRUGGLE TO MANAGE AN EFFECTIVE AND SOPHISTICATED DERISKING POLICY

the most — by 20% and in the Caribbean by 10% in 2016 alone. “The whole issue was triggered four or so years ago in the Caribbean. De-risking has since…

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AERONAV DELIVERS NEW ATC TOWER TO HURRICANE-DEVASTATED ANGUILLA

…of the runway after dark.” Also, when welcoming tower installers to the north-east Caribbean island, a British overseas territory, Foy explained how important restoring the airport to pre-Irma operability “is…

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TECHNICAL REGULATORY ROUND UP - OECD RELEASES TAX EXCHANGE DATA

Caribbean. Africa’s average 2015 tax-to-GDP ratio was 19.1%; compared to 22.8% in Latin America/Caribbean and 34.3% for the 35 richer countries within the OECD. The African conclusion was based on…

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ICAO GREEN AIRPORT SEMINAR HEARS HOW ACI WILL LAUNCH NEW ECO-TERMINAL PEER REVIEW SYSTEM

…European Union have been running am environmental capacity-building and assistance partnership, working with 14 countries in Africa and the Caribbean on reducing CO2 emissions from international aviation. She said the…

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LOW LEVELS OF AFRICA TAX TAKE DEMONSTRATED BY OECD

…Latin America and the Caribbean. Africa’s average 2015 tax-to-GDP ratio was 19.1%; compared to 22.8% in Latin America/Caribbean and 34.3% for the 35 richer countries within the OECD. The African…

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