01 June 2018

IN the shadow of Margaret Thatcher’s famous statue in the House of Commons, British Caribbean Chamber of Commerce (BCCC) leaders Dr Ian Kelly, Pauline Wade and John Kennedy took a tour around the Palace after an enjoyable dinner in the Stranger’s Dining Room to review and update on issues of mutual interest.

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19 April 2018

THE Hull & Humber Chamber of Commerce and its sister Chamber, the British Caribbean Chamber of Commerce, were delighted to host the Cuban Ambassador to the UK, Her Excellency Teresita Vicente Sotolongo, on her first official visit to Hull this week. (Thurs, April 19th, 2018).

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11 April 2018

THE Hon Patron of the British-Caribbean Chamber of Commerce (BCCC) Lord Michael Howard of Lympne, a former British Home Secretary, and the BCCC’s Deputy Chief Executive Pauline Wade recently paid a visit to Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA) executives.

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27 March 2018

BRITISH Caribbean Chamber of Commerce Patron Lord Howard of Lympne and Chief Executive Dr Ian Kelly met leading Assemblyman Joel Jack from the Tobago House of Assembly recently as their teams gathered to enjoy a traditional Caribbean lunch at the Blue Waters Inn Speyside in Tobago.

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01 June 2017

AS part of Hull’s City of Culture year in 2017, the British Caribbean Chamber of Commerce and its sister Chamber, the Hull & Humber Chamber of Commerce in the UK, organised an evening of Caribbean cuisine and jazz at Hull’s famous 1884 Dock Street Kitchen, in June, 2017.

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01 March 2017

IN March 2017 the British Caribbean Chamber of Commerce in association with the Trade and Export Agency of St Lucia (Tepa) organised a buyers’ visit to the Speciality Caribbean Exposition in St Lucia. 

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12 October 2016

A NEWLY published bank report on the effects of Brexit on Caribbean economies has been welcomed by The British Caribbean Chamber of Commerce Saint Lucia Chapter.

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01 March 2016

DURING a visit to St Lucia in March 2016, the British Caribbean Chamber of Commerce’s Honorary Patron, Lord Michael Howard of Lympne, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Trade Export Promotion Agency (Tepa) to boost trade.

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01 February 2016

PRIME Minister David Cameron has written to Lord Howard thanking him for the work that the British Caribbean Chamber of Commerce (BCCC) does in the Caribbean.

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01 April 2015

THE British Caribbean Chamber of Commerce (BCCC) recently opened its second Chapter in St Lucia.

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01 April 2013

ANGOSTURA recently became the latest Patron of the British-Caribbean Chamber of Commerce (BCCC), marking the occasion with a luncheon ceremony at Angostura’s Offices, Eastern Main Road, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago.

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01 February 2004

HIS Royal Highness Prince Andrew joined members at a British Caribbean Chamber of commerce lunch in Port of Spain to share information on the business environment in Trinidad.

The lunch was hosted at the Hilton by Ali Khan, Chairman of the Trinidad Chapter of the Chamber who spoke of the pioneering effort of the British Caribbean Chamber in establishing stronger business links between Trinidad, the wider Caribbean and the UK.

Mr Khan highlighted the growing export trade between the United Kingdom and Trinidad and Tobago, increased air links and tourist arrivals, significant growth in foreign direct investment by British companies, and continued improvement in business performance in both markets.

The Prince who was attending in his role as special Representative for the British Government in Trade and Investment took considerable interest in the oil and gas activities of BP and BG before joining members for lunch at the Hilton.

Trainidad’s Minister of trade and the British High Commissioner supported an excellent lunch aimed at showcasing strengthening links between Trinidad, Tobago and the UK.

 

01 March 2001

IN one of his first acts as Chairman of The British Caribbean Chamber as its first appointed official for the BCCC in Trinidad and Tobago, David Evans (centre), a Scarborough resident, is welcomed by Orville London (left) the newly-appointed Chief Secretary of the Tobago House of Assembly.

 

02 February 2001

THE British Caribbean Chamber’s Chief Executive, Dr Ian Kelly (left), enjoying a visit in the footsteps of Horatio Nelson at Port Royal in Jamaica, hosted by the British Deputy High Commissioner for the island, Jim Malcolm. The plaque on the wall says: In this place dwelt Horatio Nelson – You who tread his footprints remember his glory.