The co-operative movement has been urged to invest in micro businesses and seize the opportunity to make a significant contribution to Barbados??? economic recovery.
Minister of Youth, Stephen Lashley, has called for responsible public discourse on the sexual conduct and sexuality of this island’s youth.
Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has identified the diversification of the Barbados economy as the most effective means of pulling the country out of the global downturn.
Government is having discussions with investors in the waste-to-energy area and Prime Minister Freundel Stuart is hopeful that these talks will translate into projects for Barbados.
Barbados will once again be home to an embassy for the Argentine Republic and Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has welcomed the news.??
The Ministry of Energy has advised that the price of liquid petroleum products has increased, effective midnight, Sunday, October 27.??
Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, Christopher Sinckler, has described as ???informative and fruitful??? the three-hour discussions he had Thursday evening with the Barbados Private Sector Association, the Barbados Chamber of Commerce and the Barbados Hotel and Tourism Association.
Barbadians are being urged by this island???s Finance Minister, Christopher Sinckler, to increase their level of productivity.
Issues of water security faced by Small Island Developing States will feature high on the agenda when the 7th Global Biennial International Waters Conference (IWC) comes off at Hilton Barbados from Monday, October 28, until Thursday, October 31.
The fourth Sports in the Community Inter-Parish Road Tennis Tournament, organised by the National Sports Council will begin this Sunday, October 27, at 9:30 a.m. with a preliminary match at Olive Drive, St. Philip.