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BUSINESS

COVID-19 Pandemic Puts World Economic Forum Meeting On Hold

In light of the spread of the new COVID-19 Omicron variant, The World Economic Forum has postponed its annual meeting in Davos scheduled for next month, in Switzerland. The Forum said in a statement that “continued uncertainty” over the Omicron variant had forced a rethink and it now planned to host the meeting in early summer. “Current pandemic conditions make […]

NEWS

Over 300 Officials Set To Participate In IMF Caribbean Forum In Jamaica

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — More than 300 officials are expected in the island for the sixth International Monetary Fund (IMF) High-Level Caribbean Forum slated for Thursday, November 16 at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel in New Kingston. Among these are current and former regional heads of government, finance ministers, central bank governors and private-sector representatives, as well as senior staff of […]