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Barbados International Business Association June Luncheon

BIBA’s June 2013 Luncheon Seminar will focus on the Latin American countries on the Pacific coast and the opportunities that they offer the Barbados offshore sector for growth and diversification. Latin Jaguars: Peru and the Power of Free Markets The Latin American countries on the Pacific coast, including Peru, Mexico, Chile and Columbia are experiencing Continue Reading...

Barbados International Business Association April Luncheon

BIBA’s April 2013 Luncheon will feature the newly appointed Minister of Industry, International Business, Commerce and Small Business Development, the Honourable Donville Inniss. The recently appointed Minister is expected to inject fresh life into the Barbados offshore business sector. He envisions the sector playing a key role in providing growth and future prospects to the Continue Reading...

Barbados Offers Entry Permits to High Net Worth Individuals

The Barbados Cabinet has recently offered High Net Worth Individuals (HNWI) the option to be granted indefinite Special Entry Permits.  The Special Entry Permits allow non-nationals to enter and depart from the island as they wish, as well as stay for indefinite periods of time. This new initiative is aimed at making living, working and Continue Reading...

Barbados Lowers Offshore Tax Rates Further

The Barbados Cabinet has lowered the offshore tax rate on all profits and gains for the highest band of taxable income. The offshore tax rate on income and gains above US $15 million has been reduced further from 1% down to just 0.5% in 2012, with a further reduction to 0.25% in 2013. An additional Continue Reading...

Barbados and UK Sign Tax Treaty

Barbados and the UK have signed a Double Taxation Agreement (DTA) to facilitate an improved business relationship between the two nations. The Convention for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Tax Evasion meets modern standards for tax transparency and facilitates the information exchange for tax purposes between the two countries. The Continue Reading...

Canadian Tax Foundation Annual Conference

The Canadian Tax Foundation will be hosting its Annual Conference in Montreal, Canada from November 27th to 29th, 2011. The conference will take place at Palais des Congrès de Montréal, 1001 Place Jean-Paul Riopelle, Montréal, Canada. The Conference features both workshops and plenary sessions. International Financial Centres: Pirates of Paragons? One session titled “International Financial Continue Reading...

Barbados Signs Tax Treaties with Czech Republic and Iceland

Barbados and the Czech Republic signed the Barbados Czech Republic Double Taxation Agreement on October 26, 2011. This latest Barbados tax treaty comes as the island continues to actively expand its tax treaty network and further enhance its attractiveness as a first class offshore jurisdiction. Barbados Attorney General Adriel Braithwaite who is currently serving as Continue Reading...

Barbados International Business Week

The Barbados International Business Association (BIBA) will be hosting its annual International Business Week from October 23 – 29, 2011. International Business Week features a week of activities that will help raise awareness amongst Barbadians of the significant economic and social contributions made by the Barbados international business sector to the island’s growth and development. Continue Reading...

Barbados International Business Association Mixer

The Barbados International Business Association will be holding a cocktail mixer on September 29, 2011 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Sweetfield Manor located at the top of Britton’s Hill, St. Michael. The mixer will feature TeleBarbados as the “BIBA Member in the Spotlight”. TeleBarbados will be sharing information on their new VIP Continue Reading...

Barbados International Business Seminar, Calgary

The Government of Barbados will be hosting an International Business Seminar in Calgary, Canada on October 4, 2011. The seminar is being hosted by Invest Barbados, the organization in charge of promoting Barbados offshore business opportunities. The International Business Seminar will take place at The Westin Calgary located at 320 4th Avenue, Calgary, Alberta, T2P Continue Reading...