Entries by Brenda John

GDPR – Are you ready?

GDPR – Are you ready? The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect May 25, 2018.  It aims to create more consistent protection of consumer and personal data across the 28 member states of the European Union. It also standardizes the treatment of data and the penalties for non-compliance when processing personally identifiable information […]

SKNCIC attends Commonwealth Meeting

  The St. Kitts-Nevis Chamber of Industry & Commerce (SKNCIC) will participate in the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), to be held in London, England. The Commonwealth, (of which St. Kitts and Nevis are members) is an association of sovereign nations. These nations support each other and work together towards international goals. Although the […]

SKNCIC & Direct Assistance Grant Scheme – DAGS

Members of the St. Kitts-Nevis Chamber of Commerce can access funding to help expand their business through the Direct Assistance Grant Scheme – DAGS. What is DAGS? DAGS is a reimbursement grant funding facility, offered by Caribbean Export with support from the 11th European Development Fund (11th EDF). What can DAGS be used for? The […]

SKNCIC to participate in CARIFORUM-EU EPA Workshop

Leveraging the CARIFORUM-EU EPAis a workshop to be held in St. Kitts on March 28, 2018. The CARIFORUM-EU-EPA has been tagged a landmark trade and development accord between the Caribbean and the European Union. Signed in 2008, this Agreement allows for the reciprocal trading of goods and services.  Europe allowed the free entry of goods […]

St. Kitts-Nevis Chamber elects new Board

The members of the St. Kitts-Nevis Chamber of Industry & Commerce elected the Board of Directors that will guide the Chamber’s initiatives for 2018-2019 under the leadership of Mr. Faron Lawrence, President   Board of Directors Mrs. Giselle Matthews, Vice-President Mrs. Carol Boddie, Treasurer Mrs. Brenda John, Secretary Mr. Jose Rosa, Immediate Past President & […]