Sunday 5 July, 2020

Barbados PM to address JSE investments and capital markets conference

Barbados PM Mia Mottley

Barbados PM Mia Mottley

The Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Mottley will give the main address at the Jamaica Stock Exchange's (JSE) 14th Regional Investments and Capital Markets conference which will be held in Jamaica next week.

The three-day conference which is hosted by the JSE as part of its 50th-anniversary celebration will be held from next Tuesday.

Mottley is expected to make a presentation on the topic “New Approach to Regional Development: The Growth Agenda.”

The theme for the conference is “Expanding our Borders: Securing our Future,” which the organisers have described as a premier regional financial forum that attracts some of the most acclaimed and innovative business and state leaders in the world.

Among the topics to be discussed are “transforming the regional economy: achieving robust economic growth and life after the International Monetary Fund (IMF).”

Reports out of Barbados are that Mottley will also take the opportunity while in Jamaica to meet with members of the local private sector on Monday.

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