Caribbean News

The International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) Mission Chief for Barbados, Bert van Selm. BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Thursday December 19, 2019 – The International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) Mission Chief for Barbados, Bert van Selm says the Barbados government is doing a good job of getting the economy back on track, but there remains a
Signatories to the agreement were Andrew N. Sabga, Chairman, ANSA McAL (Barbados) Limited and Algernon ‘Algie’ Leacock, President and CEO, Trident Insurance. The ceremony was attended by Nicholas V. Mouttet, President and CEO, ANSA McAL (Barbados) Limited; David Leacock, Director, Trident Insurance; M. Musa Ibrahim, Managing Director, Trinidad and Tobago
WASHINGTON, United States, Thursday December 19, 2019 – The World Bank Board of Executive Directors has approved a US$20 million credit to support Grenada’s transition to a resilient blue economy. The Second Fiscal Resilience and Blue Growth Development Policy Credit fosters reforms to support fiscal sustainability, strengthen marine and coastal management,
CARICOM nationals under the age of 16, who reside in Barbados, will be afforded access to government nursery, primary and secondary schools without being charged tuition fees. BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Wednesday December 18, 2019 – Barbados is moving ahead with advancing elements of the CARICOM Single Market and Economy, including free access
Fourteen of 20 academics, lawyers, opinion shapers and other professionals believe the general election bell will ring shortly and Jamaicans will be headed to the polls sometime in the next three months. Three expect poll as early as February, two said May and one offered no opinion. It came as