Prime Minister Announces Budget Day Is March 20

Sharon Austin Top Stories

Budget day in Barbados is Wednesday, March 20 and Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley will deliver the annual budgetary proposals at 3:30 p.m., in Parliament. Ms. Mottley made the announcement on Monday evening as she delivered the keynote address at the commissioning of a steam locomotive at St. Nicholas Abbey’s Heritage Railway. She said this would be the first time …

‘Integrity’ Committee To Meet Next Monday

Sharon Austin Top Stories

The public is reminded that the Joint Select Committee on the Integrity in Public Life Bill 2018 will commence its work next Monday, August 27, in the Senate Chamber, Parliament Buildings, Bridgetown, at 1:30 p.m. The Bill is currently available at Parliament, the Government Printing Department, post offices across the island, public libraries and online at www.barbadosparliament.com. Individuals, professional organisations, …

Installation Of Barbados’ Eighth Governor-General

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This country’s eighth Governor-General will be sworn into office on Monday, January 8, during an installation ceremony at the Senate Chamber of Parliament, which will get under way at 4:00 p.m. Madame Justice Sandra Mason, who has been named Governor-General designate, will become Dame Sandra Mason.  She replaces Sir Elliot Belgrave, who retired on July 1, 2017. The Governor-General designate …

Carolling At Parliament On Thursday

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President of the Senate, Senator Kerryann Ifill; and Speaker of the House of Assembly, Michael Carrington, will host a free Christmas programme entitled: Carolling At Parliament at 50, this Thursday, December 8, in the courtyard of Parliament, Bridgetown, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. There will be the singing of Christmas hymns and carols, with performances by staff and Members of …