Day: June 18, 2013

Framework for Public Offerings in Trinidad and Tobago

This project is to establish a legal and institutional framework and corporate governance model to facilitate private investment in Trinidad and Tobago through a public offering program. The impact of the program would be improved governance of public enterprises and increased private sector investments in the economy. The implementation of the public offering program through …

Framework for Public Offerings in Trinidad and Tobago Read More »

Support for Economic Growth, Competitiveness and Innovation in Trinidad and Tobago

This technical cooperation will provide support to the Government of Trinidad and Tobago to strengthen the Economic Development Board and the Council for Competitiveness and Innovation by supporting the Technical Secretariat, and to develop recommendations for key policy reforms to advance private sector development. This project will accelerate and strengthen the institutionalization of the EDB …

Support for Economic Growth, Competitiveness and Innovation in Trinidad and Tobago Read More »

Strengthening the Financial Sector Regulatory and Supervisory Framework in Trinidad and Tobago

This project is to support the Government of Trinidad and Tobago’s efforts to reform its financial sector regulatory and supervisory framework. The technical cooperation will directly contribute to the strengthening and stabilization of TT’s financial system and reduce vulnerability to exogenous shocks by (i) assessing the current state of financial regulation and supervision; and (ii) …

Strengthening the Financial Sector Regulatory and Supervisory Framework in Trinidad and Tobago Read More »

Support to the Fifth Americas Competitiveness Forum

The project provided 8 studies to lead panel discussion sessions at the Americas Competitiveness Forum in 2011 in the Dominican Republic. The studies were: Renewable Energy: Best Practices in Promotion and Use for Latin America and the Caribbean Strategic Analysis of Competitiveness and Innovation in the Tourism and Telecommunications Industries Innovation in Services: The Hard …

Support to the Fifth Americas Competitiveness Forum Read More »

Framework for Private Sector Development in Suriname

This project is to establish a framework to coordinate the implementation of business climate reform projects and upgrade the human resource capacity on issues related to private sector development in Suriname. The project will develop a roadmap of actions/activities needed to foster private sector development and enhance the competitiveness in the country, establish a coordinated …

Framework for Private Sector Development in Suriname Read More »

Manufacturing of electronics and telecommunications equipment in St. Lucia

The project aims to provide affordable and unrestricted communications consumer hardware, (cellular phones, tablet PCs, and laptops) to an extended base of low income customers, assembled by skills-enhanced female personnel in a Caribbean LDC environment and sold through non-traditional retail venues. The project will be 100% export oriented regionally integrating affordable communication products and services …

Manufacturing of electronics and telecommunications equipment in St. Lucia Read More »

Strengthening Public-Private Dialogue in Saint Lucia

This project was designed to develop a coordinated approach to enhancing competitiveness in Saint Lucia through the establishment of the National Competitiveness and Productivity Council (NCPC) and its Technical Unit; and implement key reforms to improve the business climate. The project will develop a formal mechanism for consultation and consensus on national priorities and reforms …

Strengthening Public-Private Dialogue in Saint Lucia Read More »

Investment Promotion and Economic Development Framework in Jamaica

The project is to increase Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) inflows to highly productive sectors in Jamaica. The technical cooperation will directly contribute to investment promotion by: Identifying at least three strategic sectors and developing action plans for each; Strengthening the dialogue with strategic investors by identifying and facilitating outreach to key investors and the implementation …

Investment Promotion and Economic Development Framework in Jamaica Read More »