Media Releases

Compete Caribbean Magazine (September, 2014)

The Compete Caribbean magazine is a snapshot of the Program's activities across the region. (more…)

Compete Caribbean Contributes to Jamaica’s 27 Place Jump in World Bank Rankings

Kingston, Jamaica, October 28, 2014 - Jamaica is number one in the Caribbean on the ease of doing business as determined by the World Bank’s...

Compete Caribbean and Branson Centre partner to boost entrepreneurship in the region

Compete Caribbean Program (CCP) and The Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship Caribbean have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to partner and establish the Branson Centre...

Caribbean Development Bank, the World Bank and Inter-American Development Bank Announce Collaboration to Promote the Caribbean Growth Forum

During the Caribbean Development Bank’s (CDB) forty second annual meeting held in Grand Cayman from May 23-24, 2012, CDB, The World Bank (WB) and Inter-American...

Grant Funding Opportunities for Bahamian Companies

This week the Compete Caribbean Program presented opportunities for Bahamanian companies to receive grants to help grow their businesses. Presentations were made to companies on...

Caribbean Idea Marketplace Business Competition Deadline Extended

Entrepreneurs and businesses in the Caribbean and the diaspora - there is still time to get in those applications in to receive grant funding of...

Compete Caribbean presents the Enterprise Innovation Challenge Fund and the Caribbean Idea Marketplace Initiative (CIM)

This week the Compete Caribbean Program presented opportunities for Bahamanian companies to receive grants to help grow their businesses. Presentations were made to companies on...

Support For Caribbean Innovation

An initiative of Compete Caribbean, a five year private sector development programme involving 15 Caribbean countries, the newly launched Enterprise Innovation Challenge Fund (ECIF) is...

Compete Caribbean To Host Distinguished Speaker Series

The series, entitled “Conversations on Growth”, begins tomorrow, Thursday, July 21, with a special discussion on attracting investment in Barbados. Mr. David O’Donovan, an Irish...

Compete Caribbean Supports SME Development in The Bahamas

Nassau, The Bahamas - Compete Caribbean, the private sector development program jointly funded by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)...