Barbados Press Releases

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...

Zika transmission no more

Barbados reclassified as free of active Zika transmission. The World Health Organization (WHO) has removed its Zika virus country classification scheme which categorized Barbados and...

Education Month activities start October 1st

The Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training (METVT) will be marking Education Month in October with a number of activities around the theme:...

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Cannabis Industry Opens in SVG

The first set of licences to begin producing medicinal cannabis in St. Vincent and the Grenadines were issued this week.
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Atlantic Weather Update – 12/07/2019 | 6:00 AM

An Atlantic Ocean tropical wave is along 36W south of 15N, moving W at 15-20 kt. A 1010 mb...
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Medicinal Cannabis Authority Official Statement

Official Statement from the SVG Medicinal Cannabis Authority The Medicinal Cannabis Authority (MCA) wishes to inform the general public,...
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Federal Trade Commission

The Embassy is aware of the recent public release of documents related to a court filing by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC)...

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...

Barbados announces departure of IMF mission

Barbados announces departure of IMF mission and appointment of legal advisor. The Government of Barbados announced...

Barbados elections set for May 24, 2018

Barbados elections will be held on Thursday, May 24, 2018 and Nomination Day is set...