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CARICOM Heads mix and mingle

04 July 2015

CARICOM HEADS, delegates and specially invited guests were treated to a special reception with a Bajan flavour on Thursday night. Read More

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P.M. Stuart soon new CARICOM chair

28 June 2015

PRIME MINISTER FREUNDEL STUART will assume chairmanship of the 15-member Caribbean Community (CARICOM) on July 1, replacing outgoing chairman Perry Christie of The Bahamas. Read More

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Sir Henry: Mottley can practise

28 June 2015

THE CLAIM that Opposition Leader Mia Mottley is not eligible to practise law has been rejected. Read More

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Sinckler blasts Arthur

20 June 2015

Former Prime Minister Owen Arthur has been blasted for his Budget comments criticising Government’s savings bonds. Read More

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Forde for healthy eating

16 June 2015

OPPOSITION Member of Parliament Cynthia Forde dodged giving a direct response to the ten per cent tax on sweetened drinks and juices which was proposed in the 2015 Financial Statement and Budgetary Proposals, but she firmly supports healthy eating. Read More

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Vallan Franklin passes away

16 June 2015

VALLAN FRANKLIN, twin brother of former Democratic Labour Party (DLP) parliamentarian Warrick Franklin, has died. Read More

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Changes to ‘basket of goods’

16 June 2015

THE BASKET OF GOODS which was exempt from the Value Added Tax (VAT) has been amended. Read More

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LIVE BLOGGING: Budget 2015

14 June 2015

MINISTER OF FINANCE and Economic Affair Chris Sinckler will present the 2015 Financial Statement and Budgetary Proposals on Monday in the House of Assembly. Read More

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Ian Gooding-Edghill gets BLP nomination for St Michael West Central

14 June 2015

A SENIOR HOTEL OFFICIAL, Ian Gooding-Edghill, was nominated unopposed this evening to represent the Barbados Labour Party (BLP) in the St Michael West Central constituency in the next general election. Read More

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Budget Day announced

12 May 2015

BUDGET DAY IS JUNE 15. Read More

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Tough talk

06 May 2015

NO RETREAT, no surrender – for drug lords. Read More

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Stuart: Don’t despair over IMF report

04 May 2015

THE INTERNATIONAL Monetary Fund’s (IMF) latest prediction of a negative performance for the Barbados economy this year, is not causing Prime Minister Freundel Stuart to despair and he is telling Barbadians they should not despair either. Read More

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Bus shortage for BLP picnic

28 April 2015

PLANS OF A good time at the annual Barbados Labour Party a Heroes Day picnic have gone awry for some party faithfuls. Read More

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Dems ‘have done good’

27 April 2015

PRIME MINISTER Freundel Stuart says he has taken to heart an Anglican leader’s warning about the dangers an exclusive and self-serving government can cause. Read More

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PM: Stop the yardfowl talk

27 April 2015

PRIME MINISTER Freundel Stuart wants Barbadians to stop disrespecting political party members and supporters by calling them “yardfowls”. Read More

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BREA official: Green sector needs boost

27 April 2015

ALTERNATIVE ENERGY ADVOCATE Clyde Griffith hopes Minister of Finance Chris Sinckler will announce measures to bolster the renewable energy sector. Read More

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Stuart: ‘We’ve done good for Barbados’

26 April 2015

PRIME MINISTER Freundel Stuart said today that while the Democratic Labour Party (DLP) had not been perfect “we’ve done good for Barbados”. Read More

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Arthur warns Central Bank about printing currency

24 April 2015

FORMER PRIME MINISTER Owen Arthur has warned that unless the Central Bank of Barbados changes its policy it may be deemed guilty of “an act of economic vandalism”. Read More

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PM blasts Sir Hilary

20 April 2015

PRIME MINISTER Freundel Stuart last night launched a scathing attack on principal of the Cave Hill Campus of the University of the West Indies (UWI), Sir Hilary Beckles, accusing him of a “singular exhibition of bad, bad manners”. Read More

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Straughn: No new taxes

14 April 2015

DON’T BRING any new tax measures – the economic conditions are just not there to absorb new taxes. Read More

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Sinckler willing to sacrifice career

05 April 2015

Minister of Finance Chris Sinckler is prepared to sacrifice his political career in the interest of the country. Read More

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