A U.S. jury on Thursday found Inniss guilty of two counts of money laundering stemming from two money transfers to the bank accounts of a dental office in New York and one count of conspiracy to money launder.
BRET is my lovely acronym - as I’m sure you will agree after I tell you all about it - for Barbados Renewable Energy Transformation prgramme, not to be confused with the Barbados Economic Recovery and Transformation programme.
For those, like me, who were not only relieved but pleasantly surprised that Barbados has been moved up six spots on Standard & Poor’s ratings’ ladder, a quick injection of reality: We have a hard road to travel…
On Friday, Nov. 8, the thunderclap was heard: Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce would sell two-thirds of its Barbados-based CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank to a company run by Colombian billionaire Jaime Gilinski for US$797 million,.
His decision to resign from the BTMI, an agency into which he breathed life and by extension played the key executive role in building the team that would see a tourism comeback after years of decline and stagnation will leave a void.