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September 12, 2019 / News

BERT monitoring committee pleased with Government meeting all IMF fiscal and monetary targets

The social partnership sub-committee set up to monitor the Barbados Economic Recovery and Transformation or BERT program reports that government...
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September 11, 2019 / News

HAZMAT INCIDENT AT HASTINGS POLICE STATION

Police personnel at Hastings Police Station have been evacuated to the nearby Brigade House after a package containing an unknown...
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September 11, 2019 / News

Caribbean on downward trajectory to being the poorest region in the world by 2050

Director of Economics at the Caribbean Developing Bank, Dr. Justin Ram is forecasting that unless this region halts the current...
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September 11, 2019 / News

Barbadian arrested at JFK airport after TSA finds powerful handgun

A Barbadian man has been arrested at John F. Kennedy (JFK) airport in New York after allegedly trying to board...
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September 11, 2019 / News

Land not for housing development, says Weir

Minister of Agriculture, Indar Weir has dismissed as wild and silly suggestions that agricultural lands formerly owned by Clico will...
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September 11, 2019

‘Agricultural land not for housing development’

Minister of Agriculture Indar Weir has dismissed as wild and silly suggestions that agricultural lands formerly owned by Clico will...
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September 10, 2019 / News

PM urges developing nations to join forces

Barbados Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley has warned that Barbados and other developing nations face a number of threats to...
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September 9, 2019 / News

New judges to reduce backlog

Attorney General Manager Dale Marshall says the appointment of new high court judges announced yesterday will make a big impact...
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September 9, 2019 / News

Smooth start to the new school term

New Transport Board Chief Executive Officer Fabian Wharton reports a smooth start to the new school term with regards to...
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September 9, 2019 / News

Kieron Pollard named West Indies ODI, T20I captain

In another reshuffle in West Indies cricket, Cricket West Indies president Ricky Skerritt has announced Kieron Pollard as the new...
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September 7, 2019 / News

Two decomposed bodies found in a house at Regency Park, Christ Church

Police are probing the discovery of two decomposed bodies believed to be an elderly female and her daughter said to...
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September 6, 2019 / News

Region must be disaster ready, says PM

Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley says the region needs to be ready for any form of disaster that may come...
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