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Sizzling Jamaica, Trinidad politics

25 August 2010

AS THE three-month-old People’s Partnership Government (PPG) of Trinidad and Tobago prepares for its first post-election ministerial strategising retreat next week Thursday Read More

Arthur: Let's hear about the Pierhead

24 August 2010

FORMER PRIME MINISTER OWEN ARTHUR has called on Government to clear up "spiralling rumours" about the Pierhead Development Project. Read More

Mottley questions concept

24 August 2010

OPPOSITION LEADER MIA MOTTLEY has questioned the rationale behind a land agreement Government has entered into with an entity called Housing Concepts. Read More

Pilgrim re-elected

22 August 2010

Prime Minister David Thompson has been returned unopposed as the president of the Democratic Labour Party (DLP). Read More

Coverley covenants cause confusion

22 August 2010

A real covenant is a legal obligation imposed in a deed by the seller upon the buyer of real estate to do or not to do something. Common in the United States, some Read More

Covenants not new, says MP

20 August 2010

MINISTER OF HOUSING AND LANDS MICHAEL LASHLEY on Wednesday queried why former Prime Minister Owen Arthur was making an issue of a housing covenant as though it was a new concept. Read More

BLP COLUMN: Laryngitis and credibility

20 August 2010

It was an eventful week for the Government in ways they surely would not have preferred. Read More

GUEST COLUMN: Party loyalists

20 August 2010

My major mission today is to address this column to party loyalists and, through them, to all members of our political family.  I ask you once again to make every effort to attend this weekend’s Annual conference and to participate fully in its activities. Read More

PEP COLUMN: Onward, Caribbean soldiers!

20 August 2010

The recently concluded fifth Assembly Of Caribbean People (ACP) was a tremendous success, and has inspired new hope in the future of the Caribbean. Read More

BLP 'upset'  over Govt's housing success

19 August 2010

THE Barbados Labour Party (BLP) could not get its housing programme into "second gear", despite having record levels of revenue during its three terms in office, said Minister of Tourism Richard Sealy. Read More

Ministers 'free to hire, fire'

19 August 2010

Minister Stephen Lashley on Tuesday defended the action of his namesake and colleague, Minister of Housing and Lands Michael Lashley, in firing the former chairman of the National Housing Corporation (NHC) Marilyn Rice-Bowen. Read More

BLP 'upset'  over Govt's housing success

19 August 2010

THE Barbados Labour Party (BLP) could not get its housing programme into "second gear", despite having record levels of revenue during its three terms in office, said Minister of Tourism Richard Sealy. Read More

Housing Minister praised

19 August 2010

THE 31-MONTH RECORD of Minister of Housing and Lands Michael Lashley came in for glowing praise from colleague and Minister of Transport and Works John Boyce on Tuesday. Read More

BLP chided for quibbling over contracts

19 August 2010

GOVERNMENT MP Denis Kellman yesterday charged that while the Opposition Barbados Labour Party was "splitting hairs" about contracts at Constant, St George, no one had complained about the National Housing Corporation’s delivery of houses for Barbadians. Read More

CLICO the 'corporate leper'

18 August 2010

ACTING PRIME MINISTER Freundel Stuart said CLICO had been treated like a "corporate leper" because of the friendship between its CEO and the Prime Minister. Read More

Mottley: Bring the contract

18 August 2010

OPPOSITION Leader Mia Mottley has challenged Minister of Housing and Lands Michael Lashley to produce a "construction contract" Read More

Oldest BLP member dies

17 August 2010

MEMBERS of the Opposition Barbados Labour Party (BLP) family are mourning the passing of their oldest member Cardinal Trotman. Read More

NHC full of problems, says former minister

17 August 2010

Housing construction doesn’t necessarily mean housing solutions, a former Minister of Housing contended in the House of Assembly yesterday. Read More

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Leave Lashley alone!

17 August 2010

Let Minister of Housing and Lands Michael Lashley do his work. Read More

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DLP bloodletting over fatted calf

15 August 2010

THERE’S AN OLD Bajan saying that there is always more in the mortar than the pestle. Read More

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DLP reopens casino debate

15 August 2010

MANY OF US who thought the controversial issue of casino gambling had been settled 15 years ago were surprised when the Democratic Labour Party (DLP) sought quietly to reopen the debate two Fridays ago in the House of Assembly. Read More

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