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$278m lost ‘to weather’

14 December 2014

Barbados is likely losing about $278 million annually from “weather events” . . . Read More

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The model is broken

13 December 2014

In the year 2014, the economies of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States . . . Read More

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On the road to the wider Caribbean

13 December 2014

A local vehicle manufacturer is looking towards neighbouring Caribbean countries . . . Read More

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An erosion of investor confidence

12 December 2014

Reasoned reviews of the release of the third quarterly Central Bank review of the economy . . . Read More

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Tough times making job tougher

12 December 2014

With insurance companies and pension plans challenged by the continuing “harsh economic times” . . . Read More

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BARBADOS EMPLOYERS' CONFEDERATION: Present your best self

12 December 2014

A former Prime Minister of Barbados is alleged to have said that “persons want to get to Heaven but no one wants to die”. Read More

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Ashley chooses Barbados

11 December 2014

In spite of the long-running economic recession that has gripped Barbados, the island is still an attractive investment option. Read More

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Two-way bank info exchange

11 December 2014

It will not be business as usual for Barbadians who have thousands of dollars deposited in American banks. Read More

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ON THE RIGHT: New social security thinking needed

10 December 2014

In Barbados we have probably about 90 000 contributors to National Insurance. Read More

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ON THE LEFT: NIS doing what it’s supposed to do

10 December 2014

We have to understand what our objectives are. Read More

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