Use Creative Solutions To Reach Global Markets

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Medium, Small, and Micro Enterprises (MSMEs) are being encouraged to reach the global market by employing creative innovative and technological solutions. The encouragement came yesterday from Small Business Minister, Dwight Sutherland, as he addressed the start of a workshop entitled: Capitalising on the Cultural, Creative and Climate Change Industries hosted by the Barbados Coalition of Service Industries and the Caribbean …

Sutherland Warns Against Online Fraudsters

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Small Business Minister, Dwight Sutherland has urged the public to be on the lookout for cases of online fraud as Government seeks to advance its entrepreneurial class with the setting up of a Trust Loan Fund. Speaking yesterday at the start of a workshop hosted by the Barbados Manufacturers’ Association (BMA) for its clients, at Bagnall Point Gallery, Pelican Village, …

Ministry Promising Innovative Solutions

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The Ministry of Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Commerce will continue to roll out innovative business solutions to address perennial challenges faced by businesses, entrepreneurs and consumers alike. Small Business Minister, Dwight Sutherland emphasised this yesterday as he delivered the feature address at the start of a workshop hosted by the Barbados Manufacturers’ Association (BMA) for it clients, at Bagnall Point …

Support For Growth & Expansion Of Co-operatives

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Co-operatives have been given the assurance that Government will aid their thrust towards expansion and growth. The commitment came last Saturday as Minister of Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Commerce, Dwight Sutherland, addressed International Co-operators’ Day 2018 celebrations, hosted at Pelican Village on the Princess Alice Highway. Assuring members of Government’s support, Mr. Sutherland stressed it was his Ministry’s mission to …

Sutherland: Measures In Place To Aid MSMEs

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Challenges confronting the island’s Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), such as the apparel sector, will soon be met head on with a number of measures that include a Trust Loan Fund. This assurance came last Sunday evening from Minister of Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Commerce, Dwight Sutherland as he addressed the start of a fashion show at Blue Horizon …

MSMEs Important To Barbados’ Recovery

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There will be no economic recovery for this country unless small and medium enterprises are at the forefront. Minister of Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Commerce, Dwight Sutherland, emphasised this last Sunday evening, as he addressed the start of a fashion show at Blue Horizon Hotel entitled: “Glow” For the love of Fusion, Fashion and Form 2018. The show was the …

Successful SMEs Depend On Micro Financing

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The success of small and micro enterprises depends on the provision of timely, relevant and appropriate micro finance. Minister of Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Commerce, Dwight Sutherland, emphasised this recently while addressing a gathering of clients at a function sponsored by the Government-owned Agency for Micro Enterprise Development (FundAccess) at the Barbados Hilton Resort. “This sector has been earmarked by …

Entrepreneurship Way To Revive Economy

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Entrepreneurship in its widest sense must continue to play a significant role in the island’s economic revival, especially within the context of our current challenge, says Minister of Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Commerce, Dwight Sutherland. He was speaking at the launch of the St. George Parish Project called Growing St. George Through Entrepreneurship. The Minister said the question was not …

Barbadian Entrepreneurs Must Be Acknowledged

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The contribution of Barbadian entrepreneurs to national development must not be allowed to go unnoticed. Minister of Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Commerce, Dwight Sutherland, emphasised this last weekend, as he delivered a speech at the launch of the St. George Parish Project. It was coordinated by the St. George Parish Independence Committee and held on the grounds of St. George …