FundAccess Committed To Entrepreneurship

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

FundAccess has stood and will continue to stand above the crowd in ensuring Government’s mandate in relation to entrepreneurship is realized. This assurance was given by Chairman of the Board of Directors, David Simpson, last Saturday night, as he addressed the Fund’s 20th Anniversary Awards and Dinner at the Accra Beach Resort. Acknowledging that the board and management and staff …

Government’s Reputation ‘On The Up’ With BERT

Joy-Ann Gill Top Stories

Government is there when you need it; there to protect and to empower; powerful and effective and held in reverence and not ridicule. That’s how Special Envoy to the Prime Minister for Investment and Finance and Chairman of the Financial Services Commission (FSC), Professor Avinash Persaud, believes Government’s reputation should be seen here and abroad. He expressed this last Saturday …

FundAccess To Award Staff For Service

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The year-long celebrations to mark the 20th anniversary of FundAccess will culminate on Saturday, December 15, with an Anniversary Awards & Christmas Dinner at Accra Beach Hotel & Spa, Rockley, Christ Church. The event starts at 6:00 p.m., and will be addressed by Chairman of the Board, David Simpson, and featured speaker, Government’s Special Advisor on the Economy, Professor Avinash Persaud, who …

FundAccess A Beacon For Micro & Small Enterprises

Joy-Ann Gill Top Stories

FundAccess has been hailed as a beacon for micro and small entrepreneurs and enterprises in Barbados, by Minister of Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Commerce, Dwight Sutherland. This acclaim came last Saturday night as he delivered remarks at the department’s Mix and Mingle session for clients, dubbed Pride in Industry, which was held at the Hilton Barbados Resort, Needham’s Point, St. …

Call For Easier Access To SME Funding

Julie Carrington Top Stories

State agencies have been given a directive, to revisit their lending policies to make it easier for small businesses to access financial assistance that will ultimately lead to a growth of the sector. Minister of Industry, International Business, Commerce and Small Business Development,  Donville Inniss, made this disclosure today while addressing the launch of the Small Business Association’s (SBA) Solar …