Tag Archives: international business sector

Barbados Canada Tax Treaty Update

Barbados and Canada have updated their longstanding tax treaty.  The original Barbados Canada tax treaty has been in place since 1980.  It is a very important tax treaty for both countries with Barbados being the leading international business jurisdiction for Canadian foreign direct investment. The Barbados Canada Double Taxation Agreement (DTA) was amended to ensure 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 Fourth on Caribbean & Central American Country List

Barbados has once again been recognized as one of the leading offshore jurisdictions in FDI Intelligence’s latest list on Caribbean & Central American Countries of the Future 2011/12 which ranked the country as 4th overall. FDI Intelligence is a special division of the Financial Times that focuses specifically on foreign direct investment worldwide. Foreign direct Continue Reading...

International Institute for Financial Risk and Regulation Workshop

The International Institute for Financial Risk and Regulation Project (IIFRR) will be hosting a very informative workshop on Thursday, April 21st, 2011.  The Stakeholder Workshop will be held on the 4th Floor Conference Room, UWI Administration Building Cave Hill, Barbados. The workshop will begin at 8:30 a.m. and run until 5:15 p.m. The speakers and Continue Reading...