This article reviews the regulatory regime for banks operating in Barbados, covering key legislation and the activities of the regulatory authorities, among other things.
In the same week that the UK's prime minister and senior cabinet members huddled down at Chequers to hammer out a vision for the country's
The UK Intellectual Property Office (UKIPO) has launched a new IP awareness campaign which marks the "12 fake days of Christmas". The campaign, which
Coconut palms gently swaying in the breeze, or nodding donkeys in the midst of the sugar cane? The rays of the setting sun streaking across the sea
The Government of Barbados has announced a 10-percent excise tax on the purchase of locally produced and imported sugar-sweetened beverages as of
On December 17, 2013, the amending protocol to the Barbados - Canada Income and Capital Tax Treaty (1980) entered into force. The protocol was signed
Many years ago, an international filing meant filing IP rights before the local industrial property registry of each country. The current situation has
On November 8, 2011, a new protocol (Protocol) amending the Canada-Barbados Income Tax Agreement (Treaty) was signed by the two countries, updating the Treaty to conform with current tax treaties and to reflect Canada’s commitment to promote exchange of tax information in accordance with OECD standards.