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PM Mottley Meets With Regional Private Sector Last updated Jun 6, 2019


Posted in: Regional News by volderine | 06 June 2019 | 378

    Barbados PM Mia Mottley speaking to the Regional Private Sector’s Chief Executive Officers and other officials during a recent meeting at Illaro Court. (C.Pitt/BGIS
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    Barbados PM Mia Mottley speaking to the Regional Private Sector’s Chief Executive Officers and other officials during a recent meeting at Illaro Court. (C.Pitt/BGIS

    Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley has underscored the importance of the regional private sector becoming a type of associate institution of CARICOM, saying it would be good for the Caribbean.

    Ms. Mottley expressed this view recently when she met at Ilaro Court with the Regional Private Sector’s Chief Executive Officers to discuss the establishment of a regional body and implementation of the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME).

    The Prime Minister said it was ironic that after more than four decades of CARICOM’S existence, formal steps were now being taken “assiduously” to ensure the labour movement and the regional private sector’s formal participation in the regional organisation.

     “As I indicated when we met in Port-of-Spain last year, it is impossible for us to see the growth of the regional economies and the creation of a single economy without understanding how best we can work with the [regional] entities….

    Read more at: Barbados Government Inform


    CSME stands for CARICOM Single MARKET & Economy.

    The CSME Unit of the CARICOM Secretariat is the implementation office which assists the Member States in fulfilling the requirements of the Revised Treaty of Chaguaramas.

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