Deputy Prime Minister, Shawn Richards Leading SKN Delegation at Caribbean Forum In Dubai
Deputy Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Hon. Shawn K Richards is currently in Dubai leading a SKN delegation at the first ever United Arab Emirates – Caribbean Cooperation Forum.
Ministers that are apart of the delegation includes, Premier Mark Brantley, Hon. Lindsay Grant and Hon. Eric Evelyn. Other members of the delegation includes: Permamnent Secretaries Kaye Bass and Jasmine Warner-Weeks, Ambassador Jonel Powell, along with Director of Culture Troy Mills, President of theChamber of Industry and Commerce Faron Lawrence and His Excellency Justin Kareem Hawley, the St.Kitts-Nevis Consul-General on Dubai.
The forum commenced on November 24 and concludes on today. Delegations will be looking to “explore potential to boost economic cooperation between the UAE and the Caribbean,”
The forum is expected to contribute to increasing cooperation between the UAE and the Caribbean countries in the cultural, trade, investment, and technology domains.