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Revenue from television rights for the World Cup is expected to improve Guardian Media Limited’s (GML) financial position in 2018, chairman Peter Clarke said yesterday. The increased revenue is the result of an agreement signed in 2015 with DirecTV for free-to-air television rights in T&T of FIFA events, including next month’s World Cup in Russia....

 But such is the importance of the Four Seasons Resort and Private Residences project at Clearwater Bay to the Barbados economy, that the US$60 million loan that facilitated the resumption of the project made the front pages of the Barbados Nation, the Barbados Advocate and Barbados Today....

This often sets my mind wandering as I contemplate the business of entrepreneurship. Seeing guests exploring the beach reminded me that one of the first charming things visitors to the BVIs see:e signs in the airport arrivals area that designates the immigration channels.

Saturday, November 27, 2010

PSA members, clad in black and green, had gathered on the Brian Lara Promenade to protest the 0-0-1 per cent increase Government offered them. Winston Dookeran can be criticised for acting too cool in the face of open contempt for his Government’s offer.

While struggling to survive, Tobago continues to experience a decline in its tourist arrivals.

 The plant, which processes and cleans linen such as towels, sheets and other fabric used for hotels and the rest of the hospitality industry, was commissioned on October 1 at Trincity Industrial Estate, Macoya.

In making the announcement, managing director, David Dulal-Whiteway advised that although the Group was satisfied with its existing shareholding in BNB, it had been willing to acquire the additional shares since the Government was desirous of selling.

Saturday, November 27, 2010

Overall market activity resulted from trading in 18 securities of which none advanced, none declined and 18 traded firm. Trading activity on the First Tier Market registered a volume of 127,349 shares crossing the floor of the Exchange valued at $476,495.17.

 A team from the International Monetary Fund, which ended an Article IV consultation with the Caricom nation last week, has commended the country’s economy for exhibiting resilience and...

Saturday, November 27, 2010

 Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar says Government will increase activity in energy exploration as the State seeks to open up avenues for investment, both local and foreign.

Saturday, November 27, 2010

 In 2009, US lawmakers hoping to pass comprehensive climate legislation added tens of billions of dollars in federal subsidies for “clean coal” in the hope of striking a political deal to give coal a competitive future.The bill never made it through Congress.