Itafos, a Cayman Island company specializing in production of phosphate based fertilizers and strategic phosphate assets, is acquiring Vancouver-based GB Minerals, which owns the Farim phosphate project in Guinea-Bissau, West Africa. A major goal of the acquisition is to further develop the Farim project.
On December 26, Bahamas-based BML Properties filed suit against China Construction America in New York Country Supreme Court. The grounds: China Construction America lied again and again about being “on time and on budget” for a resort they and BML Properties were building together, and drove BML Properties into bankruptcy.
Oregon-based global humanitarian organization Mercy Corps has sent assistance to Puerto Rico, supporting relief, recovery and rebuilding efforts in the island following the devastating effects of Hurriances Irma and Maria.
The Caribbean Development Bank has approved a $5 million loan to assist the Government of Grenada in its efforts to increase productivity and the contribution of the agricultural sector to economic growth, rural poverty reduction and environmental sustainability.
Electrical contractor Power & Instrumentation Services, Inc. and construction firm Ceres Caribe, both based in Puerto Rico, has been awarded a $93-million shared capacity contract by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE).
Unique Vacations, a Florida-based tour operator and the representative for Sandals & Beaches Resorts, is furthering its investment in the Caribbean region by introducing a cutting-edge online Learning Management System (LMS).
The arrest of a tobacco farmer and contributing journalist to the Havana Times is just the beginning of a new wave of increasing government repression in Cuba. Trump’s reversed positions and tougher policies against the country are not helping either.
After the devastating damaged inflicted on Puerto Rico by Hurricane Maria 75 days ago, the Washington-based Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, Taino Warriors and actor/activist Michelle Rodriguez are partnering on a unique campaign to help Puerto Rico rebuild in a sustainable manner.