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Director of social security re-elected to top CISS positions

THE VALLEY, Anguilla, Anguilla Director of Social Security, Timothy Hodge was re-elected unopposed as the Sub-regional IV Coordinator and Permanent Committee Member of the Inter-American Conference on Social Security. Hodge is back on island after attending the September 18-20,  29th General Assembly held in Mexico City.  He has served in that position for the past three [...]
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Premier Banks meets with former US President Bill Clinton

THE VALLEY, Anguilla, Anguilla's  Premier Victor Banks was in New York this week for a private group round table discussion with former US President Bill Clinton.  Banks was part of a group of approximately 25 high-level business and Caribbean government leaders is meeting at the Clinton Foundation’s offices to advance the progress being with their post-hurricane [...]
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New Chairman of NCBA

THE VALLEY, Anguilla, The National Commercial Bank of Anguilla Ltd. has announced the appointment of Mr. Carl Harrigan as the new Chairman of its Board of Directors. Mr. Harrigan assumed his new role on Tuesday, 17thSeptember 2019.  He replaces Mr. Colville Petty, who retired as Chairman on 31stMay 2019.  The Board expresses gratitude to Mr. Petty [...]
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Keynote address presenter announced for 2019 Anguilla Country Conference

THE VALLEY, Anguilla, The Organising Committee of Anguilla Country Conference has announced that local Entrepreneur/Activist Mrs. Janine Edwardswill deliver the keynote address at the Opening Ceremony on 23rdOctober 2019.  Mrs. Edwards, who holds an MBA from York University in Toronto, currently heads up the Marketing and Administrative divisions at Sunset Homes. She has a stellar background [...]
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Government financial performance trending above estimates

  THE VALLEY, ANGUILLA The Government of Anguilla is enjoying a very good financial performance with interim half year results showing a recurrent surplus of EC$25.9m. For the six-month period to the 30thJune, recurrent revenue was $126.7m whilst the estimate for the same period was EC$112.06, a positive variance of 13.06%.  The year on year (y-o-y) [...]
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Anguilla getting assistance to address climate change

THE VALLEY, ANGUILLA – The UK Government’s Darwin Plus funding agency has confirmed funding of £268,000 for an innovative project entitled “Improving coastal ecosystem resilience to climate change in Anguilla.”  The Department of Disaster Management, in collaboration with the Anguilla National Trust, the Department of Environment, and the UK-based Royal Society for the Protection of [...]
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ECCB approves FHL Application to acquire Bank of Nova Scotia Operations

ECCB Approves Republic Financial Holding Limited’s Application to Acquire Bank of Nova Scotia Operations in Most ECCB Member Countries Basseterre, St Kitts and Nevis – The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), in consultation with the ECCB Monetary Council, has approved the application for the transfer of the assets and liabilities of the Bank of Nova [...]