Entries by Brenda John

SKN Chamber Members are off to the races

Through active engagement in committees, SKN Chamber Members are off to the races! The changing platform of the world’s agenda has caused us to rethink our strategies. Building resilience requires us to figure out how to punch above our weight and compete in new arenas, engage in discussions at different levels, leveraging relationships, collaborating and […]

Services – SKNCIC Growth Agenda

Supporting the heels of other sectoral areas, the services sector has grown astronomically over the last decade.  The opportunities are endless. Engage in the work being done to support and build resilience in this sector.

Tourism – SKNCIC Growth Agenda

As one of the primary drivers of economic growth, this sector has open fields of opportunities.  With so much depending on the health of the sector, there is much to be done to build resilience. Sign up to participate in the work being done to build a strong private sector to support sustainable tourism.

Manufacturing – SKNCIC Growth Agenda

Manufacturing is part of our bedrock as many of our parents, grandparents and ancestors were engaged in the production of sugar.  With its 6.37% contribution to our GDP and the provision of 7% of the total workforce, manufacturing remains a vital part of our economic infrastructure.  Trade liberalization however, has put this sector at risk. […]

Evolving Financial Landscape of St. Kitts & Nevis

Saving, spending and investing money has become more challenging as the rules of engagement continue to change.  De-risking continues. FATCA (our financial relationship with the USA), the Banking Act (orchestrated by the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank) and now the Common Reporting Standard (CRS) all play a role in the new era of financial management. Speaking […]

Grow Your Business

Using Trade Agreements to Grow Your Business Sign-up below for this business development opportunity to be held at the CIC Conference Room on June 8, 2017 9:00 a.m.  – 12:00 noon Members – $50.00 Non-Members – $75.00