Barbados Press Releases

IMF staff concludes visit to Barbados

Barbados continues to make good progress in implementing its ambitious and comprehensive economic reform program. At the request of...

Residents Urged To Monitor Tropical Storm

Residents across Barbados have been urged to closely monitor the approach of Tropical Storm Dorian as a tropical storm watch has been...

Public Service Posts Termination

Statement on termination of Public Service posts. Government has commenced its programme for restructuring the public service and for reducing expenditure in this adjustment exercise....

Caribbean unites to fight NCDs

One message, one method, one approach. That is the united stand Caribbean countries are taking as they confront the epidemic of chronic non-communicable diseases...

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St Kitts and Nevis Independence Anniversary

The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has noted the significant progress St Kitts and Nevis has made, as the Member State marks its Thirty-Sixth...
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Taylor Made Farm secured 2nd Pitons Cup Slot

Taylor Made Farm has been confirmed as the second high profile purchaser of a slot for newly launched Pitons Cup, the...
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IMF Staff Completes Review Mission to Jamaica

The IMF team congratulates Jamaica for the successful completion of the country’s economic reform program supported by the IMF’s Stand-By Arrangement. The...
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Pitons Cup Slot Secured

A power house triumvirate has secured the first of only 12 slots in the 2019 Pitons Cup, the feature race that is...
Caribbean Fashion Showroom

Caribbean Fashion Showroom is Open for Business

The Caribbean Fashion Showroom is now open for business online.  Featuring designers from across the CARIFORUM, the Caribbean Fashion Showroom is poised...

Zika transmission no more

Barbados reclassified as free of active Zika transmission. The World Health Organization (WHO) has removed its...

Education Month activities start October 1st

The Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training (METVT) will be marking Education Month in...

Coast Guard LIVE firing exercise

Coast Guard to conduct live firing exercise in October. Seafarers are advised that the Barbados Coast...

Savings bonds not affected

Those persons who bought savings bonds three years ago under the marketing campaign will not...

Debt Restructuring the way to Stability

Barbados’ debt restructuring is the way back to the path of stability! This was the clear...

Barbados Economic Recovery Programme

Q & A: Barbados Economic Recovery Programme. Barbados Economic Recovery Programme Team’s responses to the questions...

Economic Recovery & Transformation Program

Targets in Barbados Economic Recovery and Transformation Program (BERT) are the ‘Conditionalities. The “conditionalities” of the...

Huntsman World Senior Games on hold

For the first time since 2004, Barbados will not have a delegation at the Huntsman...

Regional Workshop for Leaders closing ceremony

There will be a closing ceremony for the Regional Workshop for Leaders in National Statistical...

Childhood Obesity Clinic to be launched

As Barbados celebrates Caribbean Wellness Week, September 9 to 15, the Winston Scott Polyclinic will...

NPC has a newly appointed board

The National Petroleum Corporation (NPC) has a new Board, which will be chaired by Dr....

EFF – IMF and Barbados reaches agreement

IMF Reaches Staff-Level Agreement with Barbados on an Economic Program under the Extended Fund Facility...

Commitment of resources a Vote of Confidence

Barbados’ Economic Recovery and Transformation Programme seems to have received a thumbs up from the...

CARICOM meetings hosted in Barbados

Barbados will host two CARICOM meetings this week. They are the Sixth Special Meeting of...

Mia Mottley to meet developers

Mia Mottley, prime minister of Barbados has announced that she will be meeting with the...