Caribbean Business Report for 16th September 2019 – Congrats Cameron Bellamy

Good day and many thanks for you interest in the Caribbean Business Report Here is this week’s report


 Lots to celebrate as swim history has been made -South African endurance athlete Cameron Bellamy has swum 150km [100 miles] from Barbados to St. Lucia in 56 hours! Here is that historic moment.
And more excitement 758 events. An underwater wedding
These and other stories in today’s CBR. Here are the headlines.

  • Cameron Bellamy – first person to swim from Barbados to St. Lucia
  • Republic Financial Holdings to acquire Bank of Nova Scotia in St. Lucia
  • Saint Lucia establishes Cannabis Commission
  • OECS YES In Action features Lorine Bozin
  • Big plans for next farmers market October 13th at Vigie Playing Field
  • Using ICT for educational development
  • St. Lucia UK showcase celebrated with inaugural cricket match in Sussex
  • Underwater wedding now happening. We have pics to prove it.
  • Antigua Rejects 10 Year Monopoly for Marijuana Company
  • C&W Communications reaffirms commitment to The Bahamas
  • Fine Foods makes $65,000 pledge to Creole Music Festival
  • Dominica Government re-introduces visa requirements for Haitian nationals
  • Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves in India on official business

 We are still in the hurricane season. Take no chances.


Bernard Fanis