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CDB President concludes meetings in Washington, D.C.

PRESS RELEASE: October 16, 2017, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – President of the Caribbean Development Bank, Dr. Wm. Warren Smith, yesterday concluded a visit to Washington, D.C. for the 2017 Annual Meetings of the...
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CARICOM Heads meet

GIS:-Prime Minister Chastanet Says Several Critical Issues are on the Agenda for the Heads of Government Meeting. Prime Minister Hon Allen Chastanet stated yesterday that essential agenda items are to...

Barbados nearing ‘cliff of destruction’

Barbados Nation:- BARBADOS HAS TO MAKE serious economic decisions if it is not to go the way of Jamaica and Guyana. This was the grim diagnosis last night by former Prime...

SLP wants full disclosure on Ernst & Young

Press Release:-Over the past few weeks the people of Saint Lucia have been made aware that an accounting firm, Ernst and Young, is heavily involved in shaping economic policy...
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Morocco, Saint Lucia meet

GIS: The Prime Ministers Discuss Deepening Cooperation on Agriculture, Tourism and Exchange of Expertise. Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Chairman and Prime Minister of Saint Lucia, Hon. Allen Chastanet, met...
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The Caribbean Association of Banks Urges Readiness for the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation

PRESS RELEASE: ST LUCIA, MONDAY MAY 7TH - The Caribbean Association of Banks urges Caribbean-based entities, that interact with data on European Union (EU) citizens, to implement the necessary systems and...

ECCU Governments Raise $1.2 Billion on Regional Government Securities Market

Press Release:-  The five governments in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU), which issue Treasury bills and bonds on the Regional Government Securities Market (RGSM), raised $1.2 billion from a...

Guyana, one of South America’s poorest countries, struck oil. Will it go boom or...

(The Conversation) - Today, Guyana is one of South America’s poorest countries, with an average per capita annual income of around US$4,000. But within the decade, it could be among the...
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Fuel price adjustments

Press Release: The Public is hereby notified that in keeping with changes in international oil prices and Government’s application of the modified market pass-through petroleum pricing mechanism, the retail prices...

Another US University Could Set Up In Barbados

Barbados may soon be welcoming another American university to its shores, local reports say. According to Barbados Today, Prime Minister Mia Mottley revealed that talks with Chamberlain University have already...