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Inter-American Development Bank Making US$50M A Year Available For Investment In Jamaica Through Investment Arm, IDB Invest.

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is making more than US$50 million a year available for investment in a number of projects in Jamaica, through its investment arm, IDB Invest. IDB Invest General Manager, James P. Scriven, who made the disclosure on Friday (October 19), said that tourism, infrastructure, transportation, ports, roads, as well as the […]

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Jamaica Continues to Make Strong Economic Progress, Economy Poised to Generate Continued Growth- IDB

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) says Jamaica continues to make strong economic progress, with the country’s economy poised to generate continued growth. According to the Lead Economist at the organisation, Dr. Henry Mooney, the significant strides made by the Government over the last few years have ensured macroeconomic stability and fiscal sustainability, and facilitated economic […]

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IGNITE Is Enabling Jamaican Entrepreneurs With Innovative Business Ideas To Access Grant Funds To Develop And Commercialise Their Business.

Development Bank of Jamaica (DBJ) Managing Director, Milverton Reynolds, says he expects support from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) for its Innovation Grant from New Ideas to Entrepreneurship (IGNITE) programme. The second phase of the programme was launched at the Spanish Court Hotel, in New Kingston, on Friday (April 27). […]

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Women Head 57 Per Cent Of Households In Barbados – IDB Study

Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Project Leader Diether Beuermann Mendoza is reporting that a recent study has revealed that women head 57 per cent of households in Barbados, and account for a significant percentage of the island’s poor when compared to men, revealing a significant gender gap.The study also revealed that the rich households have smaller […]

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Inter-American Development Bank In Awe Of What Jamaica Has Achieved Since 2013 In The Area Of Fiscal Consolidation – Katzman

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is in awe of what Jamaica has achieved since 2013 in the area of fiscal consolidation, this according to IDB Executive Vice President Julie Katzman, implying that the global bond markets also agreed. Commenting further the IDB Executive added that after Jamaica’s most recent 5 per cent Eurobond offering last […]

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The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) will open its first Caribbean investment office in Trinidad and Tobago later this year. According to a release from the Trinidad and Tobago Ministry of Planning and Development, the Minister of Planning and Development, Camille Robinson-Regis successfully lobbied the IDB to establish an Inter-American Investment Corporation Office (IIC). She says […]

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Prospect For Growth In The Jamaican Economy Is Better Than It Has Ever Been

The prospect for growth in the Jamaican economy is better than it has ever been according to General Manager of the Inter-American Development Bank’s (IDB) Caribbean Country Department, Therese Turner-Jones. Any country that is able to have a seven per cent surplus for three and a half years in a row, that is a lot […]

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