Linking the Caribbean to the World! Saturday - Sep 23, 2017

Posts Tagged: China

  • Jamaica Aims to Revive Economy with New Port Hub

    Jamaica Aims to Revive Economy with New Port Hub

    OLD HARBOR, Jamaica (AP) — This hardscrabble harbor town on Jamaica’s southern coast seems an unlikely contender in an emerging regional competition over the shipping routes that carry global trade. But as Jamaica joins a rush to lure the bigger, deeper-drafting ships expected to cross an expanded Panama Canal by mid-2015, political leaders and civic

  • BVI Signs Deal with China To Boost Economy

    BVI Signs Deal with China To Boost Economy

    TORTOLA, British Virgin Islands (AP) — The British Virgin Islands has signed an agreement with a city in southern China to help boost the island’s tourism and economy. The government says it expects the city of Shenzhen to help develop other sectors, including financial services, culture and sports. Visiting Chinese officials said the British Virgin Islands is a key source of foreign capital for their country. They signed the