Tag Archives: Business

Private sector welcomes EU blacklist removal

by Marlon Madden The Barbados Private Sector Association (BPSA) has welcomed news that the island has been removed from the European Union Council’s so-called blacklist, saying this should go a long way towards Barbados better protecting its global business sector. The jurisdiction was removed from the EU’s blacklist on Monday, even as it awaits the […]

Crystal’s plant stylist business growing in a pandemic

by Coretta Joe Crystal Benidict has found her calling as a highly in-demand plant stylist. This means that her days consist of consultations (which have gone virtual due to the spike in COVID-19 cases), where she assesses her clients’ homes for light exposure, sizes up the decor, and makes recommendations to transform lifeless areas into […]

Investment advice from Sagicor’s asset manager

“One should not get into investing looking for a quick turnaround or profit, but rather to build on your finances by achieving gradual and positive growth over time.” This advice comes from Nicholas Neckles, portfolio manager with Sagicor Asset Management Inc., whilst sharing insights on the most effective approaches to investing as it relates to […]