Barbados Press Releases

Barbados announces departure of IMF mission

Barbados announces departure of IMF mission and appointment of legal advisor. The Government of Barbados announced today that a team from the International Monetary Fund...

Barbados elections set for May 24, 2018

Barbados elections will be held on Thursday, May 24, 2018 and Nomination Day is set for Monday, May 7. The dates for Barbados elections...

Anti-Violence Campaign rolling out

The Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation will launch a comprehensive anti-violence campaign early next month to address the issue of violence in...

Change In Fuel Prices

Effective midnight Sunday, April 15, the retail prices of gasoline and kerosene decreased while the price of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) increased. The price...

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CARICOM Secretariat

Don’t blame CARICOM Secretariat

Don’t blame CARICOM Secretariat – Bruce Golding on implementation deficit. To blame the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat for the gaps in implementation of the Single...
OECS Authority

65th Meeting of the OECS Authority

Saint Lucia to host the 65th Meeting of the OECS Authority, 18-19 June 2018. The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Heads of Governments will...
Her Majesty Birthday

Her Majesty’s Birthday – 2018

The Queen has been graciously pleased on the occasion of Her Majesty’s Birthday, and on the advice of Her Majesty’s Saint Lucia Ministers to approve...
Succession

HBO renews “ Succession ” for a 2nd season

Following the show’s recent premiere, HBO has announced the renewal of its drama series SUCCESSION for a second season. Created by Oscar® and WGA nominee Jesse Armstrong, with the...
BSJ

BSJ encourages business to implement standards

Executive Director of the Bureau of Standards Jamaica ( BSJ ), Stephen Wedderburn is encouraging businesses to implement standards, as this will lead to greater...

West Indies Cricket revival

CARICOM Leaders Seeking To Revive West Indies Cricket. Regional leaders are determined to do everything possible...

Barbados new petroleum prices

New Petroleum Prices as of midnight, February 4th, 2018. Consumers will pay less for gasoline, and...

Min. of Agriculture seeking to preserve local plant species

The Ministry of Agriculture, Food, Fisheries and Water Resource Management is working to conserve the...

Installation Of Barbados’ Eighth Governor-General

This country’s eighth Governor-General will be sworn into office on Monday, January 8, during an...

Cultural Industries Strategy in the works

A new strategy aimed at further building out the cultural industries is in the making. Acting...

Gasoline, diesel, and kerosene prices increase

Effective midnight, Sunday December 3rd, 2017 the retail prices of gasoline, diesel and kerosene will...

Concerns about Fake Items

Concerns about fake items more about respect for creativity. One or two cases involving fake items...

2017 Independence Day Honours List

His Excellency the Acting Governor-General, Sir Philip Marlowe Greaves, Knight of St. Andrew, Queen’s Counsel,...

Barbados Independence Message

Address by Prime Minister, The Rt. Hon Freundel J. Stuart, Q.C., M.P. on the occasion...

Prime Minister presented with Stamp Issues

Prime Minister Freundel Stuart this morning received two framed stamp issues from the Barbados Postal...

CARICOM needs to re-tool

This country’s CARICOM Ambassador, Robert Morris, is suggesting that the regional body needs to re-tool...

Primary Schools 100% Solar Powered

Bayley’s and St. Catherine’s Primary Schools, both in St. Philip, today became the first Government-owned...

Sewage System To Be Upgraded

Major upgrades are on the cards for Barbados’ sewage system. Minister of Agriculture, Food, Fisheries and...

Barbados Water Authority Acquires US$3.5 Million in Funding

The Barbados Water Authority (BWA) has successfully acquired US$3.5 million in grant funding from the...

Canada/Caribbean Farm Labour Programme

50 years of the Canada/Caribbean Farm Labour Programme. For the past five decades, the Seasonal Canadian...