Caribbean Employment

news and information about jobs and employment in the Caribbean

Caribbean workplaces reminded of all workers’ value during Pride Month

As countries around the world begin to celebrate Pride Month during the month of June, Caribbean employers are being encouraged to be more tolerant in the workplace, and to remember the individual value of all employees. “Especially now, employers should be mindful about being respectful and tolerant of all employees, regardless of our many differences,”…
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Are Caribbean workers ready for net zero?

The Caribbean region is one of the most heavily impacted by climate change, with predictions pointing to more frequent and more intense weather events. Regional leaders and global environmental experts have called for more attention to this matter, pledging policies, investment and other initiatives that will help address the issue. But, the shift to net-zero…
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Bermuda extends suspension of new work permits

HAMILTON, BERMUDA — The government has extended a moratorium on new work permits for closed and restricted jobs in Bermuda, securing more job opportunities for residents. The moratorium was initially implemented in March 2024, and meant to last for three months. However, the government has now extended that a further three months through to the…
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Formal jobs on the upswing in SVG

KINGSTOWN, ST. VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES — A new report by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has found that formal jobs in St. Vincent & the Grenadines are on a sharp incline after the COVID-19 pandemic. This marked improvement is particularly noteworthy as many other Caribbean countries continue to struggle with informal employment, which international…
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