Organization of Eastern Caribbean States


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Organization of Eastern Caribbean States:

see under West Indies FederationWest Indies Federation,
former federation of 10 British West Indian territories formed in 1958. Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica, and Barbados were the principal members, but the federation included most of the Leeward and Windward islands, then under British control.
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After an appeal by the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States to President Ronald Reagan, it was decided to invade Grenada to restore a democratic government and rescue the medical students.
The ECCAA, which regulates the aviation industry in Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) countries, was awarded Category One status by the U.
Operationalizing the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Customs Union, which will result in the removal of barriers to free trade in the region, is being strengthened through a series of regional capacity building consultations being undertaken by the OECS Commission.
The move was revealed by Dominica Prime Minister Roosevelt Skeritt at the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) meeting in St Vincent & the Grenadines.
Dominica also belongs to the predominantly English-speaking Caribbean Community and Common Market (CARICOM), the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME), and the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS).
A number of Caribbean banking sectors have been pressured by asset quality deterioration and currency depreciation, with systemic risk rising in weaker systems such as those of the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS).
June 15: The Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Regional Assembly in Antigua.
Grenada is a member of the Caribbean Development Bank, CARICOM, the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS), the Commonwealth of Nations, and the World Trade Organization (WTO).
Davies noted that, "We have already discussed with the Secretariat of the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States Education Reform Unit (OERU) the possibility of extending these kinds of services to the rest of the sub-region," adding that there was strong interest among the member states to increase educational opportunities using the latest technologies.
With the recent coming into effect of freedom of movement within the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS), the labor market within the sub-region is expected to become more active and diversified.
CTO statistics show that countries of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) recorded a 4% rise in 2010 over 2009 on the strength of a 6% rise in the sub-regional grouping, the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS);
The island continues to cooperate with its neighbors through the Caribbean Community and Common Market (CARICOM), the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME), the East Caribbean Common Market (ECCM), the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS), and the Regional Security System (RSS).

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