CARIFTA


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CARIFTA

(kæˈrɪftə)
n acronym for
(Economics) Caribbean Free Trade Area
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See generally Anthony Payne, The Political History of Caricom (2008) (recounting transition from British rule to CARIFTA to CARICOM).
CARIFTA worked for a short while, but struggled through the recession of the late 1970s and mid 1980s.
After a year on the job, Blake prepared to leave CARIFTA to take a postgraduate scholarship.
The CARIFTA Agreement came into effect in May 1968 with four states and by May 1971 no less than twelve states had signed on to the CARIFTA Agreement whose stated objectives were:
L'accord de la CARIFTA est entre en vigueur en mai 1968 et comptait quatre Etats membres.
The OCCBA also recommended that the proposed Court of Appeal "be vested with an original jurisdiction in respect of matters referred to it by agreement between the Caribbean States or any two or more of them arising out of such original treaties as the CARIFTA Agreement (Caribbean Tree Trade Agreement) or by the Council of the Area or such matters as the interpretation of the Agreement.