Three ways the Caribbean can strengthen financing for private companies

May 20th, 2016

by Therese Turner-Jones Growing up in The Bahamas, I remember my grandmother’s asue. There weren’t any banks where she lived on the island of Inagua, and even if there had been, it wasn’t customary for women to frequent them. To adapt, women (and sometimes men) formed their own informal savings groups, known as asues. As her […]


Big Jump in the Doing Business Indicator Ranking, More Improvements Expected

October 31st, 2014

Have reforms in Jamaica given the country ranking a boost in the Doing Business Indicator Ranking?