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ECCB Demonstrates Commitment to Development of Young Minds Through Sports
Wednesday
July
3
2013

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) continues to demonstrate its commitment to promoting excellence in sports among the region

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ECCU Debt Officers to Receive Training in Debt Recording and Management
Monday
July
1
2013

Officers from the Ministries of Finance of the member governments in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) will receive training designed to increase their competence in recording and managing debt information when they attend the Commonwealth…

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ECCU Private Sector and Strategic Partners Discuss Air Transportation in the Currency Union
Thursday
June
20
2013

Former Chairman of the OECS Authority, Dr the Honourable Ralph Gonsalves, Prime Minister of St Vincent and the Grenadines, has made a plea to the governments of CARICOM and the OECS to support the operations of LIAT, particularly in light of the…

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Representatives of ECCU Commercial Banks to Review New Prudential Returns
Monday
June
10
2013

Bankers representing the 40 commercial banks which operate within the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) will participate in a workshop at the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) headquarters from 11 to 13 June to review the revised…

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ECCB Establishes ECCU Working Group on US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act
Friday
June
7
2013

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has spearheaded the establishment of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union Working Group on the United States Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) to ensure that financial institutions which operate…

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Association of Development Banks, OECS Secretariat and ECCB Discuss Tourism Development Strategy
Thursday
June
6
2013

Representatives of the Association of Development Banks of the Eastern Caribbean (ADBEC) and senior officers from the Organisation of the Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Secretariat and the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) agree that there is…

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Executives of the ICAEC and ECCU Accounting and Audit Professionals Convene for Joint ICAEC/World Bank Dissemination and Training Workshops
Wednesday
May
22
2013

As part of the continued plan of action of the World Bank Grant to strengthen the institutional capacity of the Institute of Chartered Accountants for the Eastern Caribbean (ICAEC), executive members and accounting professionals of the ICAEC from…

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The ECCU Private Sector Moves Towards Improving its Representation and Role in OECS Growth Process
Wednesday
May
22
2013

Representatives from the private sector in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) have approved a programme for the modernisation of key sectors to facilitate the growth and economic development of the OECS.

The programme, which addresses…

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ECCU Countries Discuss Action Plan for Further Strengthening Institutional Structure
Thursday
April
11
2013

The Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) member countries are expected to receive further training and technical support during 2013/2014 in negotiation techniques for sources of finance; conducting a review of the current debt legislation in…

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ECCB Announces Winners of First ECCU Business Innovation Contest
Tuesday
April
9
2013

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) announces the winners of its first Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) Business Innovation Contest which formed part of the Bank

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Bank of Saint Lucia Ltd is 2012 Best Corporate Citizen Among ECCU Commercial Banks
Thursday
November
8
2012

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has presented the 2012 Best Corporate Citizen Award Among ECCU Commercial Banks to the Bank of Saint Lucia Ltd for its outstanding contribution to the overall development and well-being of the people of…

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ECCB Hosts 17th Annual Sir Arthur Lewis Memorial Lecture
Wednesday
October
31
2012

Dr Simon B Jones-Hendrickson, Professor of Economics, and current Dean (Interim) of the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, University of the Virgin Islands will present the 17th Sir Arthur Lewis Memorial Lecture at the Sir Cecil Jacobs…

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ECCB Presents 2012 Best Corporate Citizen Award Among ECCU Commercial Banks
Wednesday
October
31
2012

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) will award commercial banks which operate within the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) for their outstanding contribution to the overall development and well-being of the citizens of the ECCU, when it…

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ECCU Banking and Other Financial Sector Executives Examine the Future of Commercial Banking in the ECCU
Wednesday
October
31
2012

Senior officers from commercial banks and non-bank financial institutions which operate within the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) and the wider Caribbean will take an in-depth look at financial sector stability when the 23rd Annual…

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ECCB Launches 2013 OECS Essay Competition
Saturday
October
27
2012

Students participating in the 2013 OECS Essay Competition, hosted and sponsored by the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) will focus on opportunities for entrepreneurship for school leavers; agriculture and its contribution to the economies of…

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