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Jun 21, 2017, 11:37 ET Barbados obtiene la calificación de "conforme en gran medida" del Foro Global de la OCDE

Barbados fue reconocido por el Foro Global de la OCDE como jurisdicción transparente y altamente competitiva al recibir la calificación de...


Jun 21, 2017, 07:09 ET La Barbade obtient la note « conforme pour l'essentiel » du Forum mondial de l'OCDE

La Barbade enregistre une croissance en glissement annuel des compagnies d'assurance captives agréées La Barbade a été reconnue par le Forum...


Jun 21, 2017, 07:08 ET Barbados erhält Einstufung "Largely Compliant" vom OECD Global Forum

Barbados verzeichnet Wachstum im Jahresvergleich bei lizenzierten Eigenversicherern Barbados wurde vom OECD Global Forum als eine transparente...


Jun 21, 2017, 06:56 ET Barbados mantiene su clasificación "Largely Compliant" del OECD's Global Forum

Barbados experimenta un crecimiento YOY en las compañías de emisión de captación de licencia Barbados fue reconocida por el OECD's Global Forum...


Jun 21, 2017, 06:00 ET Barbados attains "largely compliant" ranking by OECD's Global Forum

Barbados sees YOY growth in licensed captive insurance companies BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, June 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Barbados was recognized by the...


May 28, 2012, 11:18 ET Karib Cable to launch advanced network in Barbados

Over 200 new jobs to be created for Barbadians and $65 million injected into the economy BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, May 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Karib...


Nov 15, 2011, 09:41 ET Barbados responds to comments made by French President Sarkozy

Barbados clarifies its position as a treaty-based offshore financial jurisdiction BRIDGETOWN BARBADOS, Nov. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - In an...


Nov 09, 2011, 16:08 ET Barbados and Canada amend Double Taxation Treaty

Existing provisions for the exchange tax information between governments updated to adopt OECD definitions BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Nov. 9, 2011...


Nov 04, 2011, 14:27 ET Barbados signs seven bilateral instruments to facilitate trade and the exchange of tax information

Signed agreements: DTAs with Czech Republic and Iceland, Protocols to DTAs with Sweden, Norway and Finland, TIEAs with Denmark, Greenland and...


Jul 06, 2011, 11:10 ET World-class hospital to open in Barbados to serve global medical tourism market

Site of former St. Joseph Hospital attracts international healthcare investment BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Invest...


Jun 30, 2011, 10:08 ET Barbados signs TIEA with Denmark, Faroe Islands and Greenland

DTA initialed with Iceland, and Protocols to DTAs with Sweden, Norway and Finland also initialed BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS, June 30, 2011...


May 06, 2011, 12:07 ET UK Revenue and Customs to Upgrade Barbados' Tax Transparency Status Due to New Legislation

British Government believes OECD Global Forum should review Barbados tax information-exchange finding as soon as possible BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS,...


Jun 09, 2010, 13:12 ET G20 Nations Must Recognize the Stimulus Effect of International Financial Centres in the Global Economy

Poll shows public expects companies to use offshore investment strategies, but doesn't understand benefits to domestic economies TORONTO, June 9...


Jun 09, 2010, 10:13 ET U.S. G20 Nations Must Recognize Stimulus Effect of International Financial Centers in the Global Economy

NEW YORK, June 9 /PRNewswire/ - A survey released today by Invest Barbados showed that the majority of people in the G20 nations of the US, UK and...