CSME meeting in Trinidad wraps up with new declaration

Heads of government and other heads of delegation at the CARICOM Special Meeting on the CSME

By Caribbean News Now contributor

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad — A special two-day meeting of Caribbean Community (CARICOM) heads of government in Port of Spain, Trinidad, addressing the rate of implementation of the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME) and making sure its benefits are available for CARICOM nationals, wrapped up on Tuesday with the issue of a new declaration – the St Ann’s Declaration on CSME.

At the meeting, CARICOM chairman, Prime Minister Andrew Holness of Jamaica, urged the “head on” tackling of complex issues.

“The issues slated for discussion at this special meeting of the conference are of varying complexity,” Holness noted.

“Some will no doubt…

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