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Integrity Inquiry Into The Functioning Of The Government Of Sint Maarten

This Report represents the culmination of an independent assessment of Sint Maarten’s integrity architecture in accordance with global integrity standards and leading practices.
Sint Maarten obtained its status as an autonomous country within the Kingdom of the Netherlands on October 10,...


Publication Date: 
Monday, September 22, 2014
Trinidad And Tobago Fiscal Budget Report FY2014/15

Given that the next General Election is due in 2015, most commentators predicted that the 2014/15 fiscal budget would contain the usual giveaways.
Indeed, the measures announced include a 20% increase in the minimum wage to TTD15 per hour, higher social welfare spending, and a tax amnesty...

Publication Date: 
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Regionale Migratie En Integratie Op Curaçao

In het Caribisch gebied en ook op Curaçao leven mensen met veel verschillende achtergronden met roots in (ei)landen dichtbij of ver weg en met verschillende culturele achtergronden. Op Curaçao heeft de multiculturele samenstelling van de bevolking haar oorsprong in het verleden maar in toenemende mate ook in het heden.


Publication Date: 
Thursday, August 28, 2014
An Update On The Competitiveness Of Puerto Rico’s Economy

Economic activity in Puerto Rico remains generally flat at a depressed level and there are no strong signs that a meaningful recovery is taking hold. While Puerto Rico’s economy has historically paralleled the U.S. mainland economy, the Island’s latest downturn started earlier and was much steeper and more prolonged. Puerto Rico has now been in a slump since 2006.


Publication Date: 
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Puerto Rican Population Declines On Island, Grows On U.S. Mainland

This report explores the demographic and economic characteristics of Hispanics of Puerto Rican origin, both on the island of Puerto Rico and on the U.S. mainland. It also analyzes characteristics of recent migrants from the island to the mainland and compares them with those of previous waves of...


Publication Date: 
Monday, August 11, 2014
Caribbean Economic Performance Report -June 2014

The economic activities in the CARICOM region for 2013 were reported to be on the upswing. The estimated weighted average growth rate for the CARICOM economies increased from 1.7 per cent (2012) to 2.4 per cent in 2013.
Global economic growth slowed in 2013 to three per cent compared to 3....

Publication Date: 
Monday, June 30, 2014
Regional Economic Outlook -Western Hemisphere: Rising Challenges, April 2014

On balance, regional growth is projected at 2½ percent in 2014, down from 2¾ percent in 2013 and well below the relatively high growth rates of 2010–12. A modest pickup, to 3 percent, is projected for 2015.
Global economic activity strengthened in the second half of 2013 and is expected to...

Publication Date: 
Monday, April 14, 2014
Latin American And Caribbean Cyber Security Trends 2013

This report provides an overview of cybersecurity and cybercrime-related developments in Latin America and the Caribbean in 2013.
It assesses the major trends in the region in terms of the threats to the cyber domain and those who depend on it, from government institutions to private...

Publication Date: 
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Aruba 'BBB+/A-2' Ratings Affirmed; Outlook Remains Stable

On June 16, 2014, Standard & Poor's Ratings Services affirmed its 'BBB+/A-2' long- and short-term sovereign credit ratings on Aruba. The outlook remains stable. We also affirmed our transfer and convertibility assessment of 'BBB+'.

The ratings on Aruba reflect its...


Publication Date: 
Monday, June 16, 2014
2014 Mutual Evaluation Of Aruba, Kingdom Of The Netherlands

Overall, Aruba has addressed deficiencies relating to all the Core and Key Recommendations, and brought the level of technical compliance with these Recommendations to a level essentially equivalent to an LC. Aruba has therefore taken sufficient measures to be removed from the regular follow-up...


Publication Date: 
Friday, February 14, 2014


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