Barbados & Guyana To Deepen Relations

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Barbados has signalled its willingness to collaborate with Guyana on matters of mutual interest. Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley expressed this during bilateral talks with President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, Brigadier David Granger, on the sidelines of the 39th CARICOM Heads of Government Conference in Montego Bay, Jamaica. Ms. Mottley proposed the signing of an investment and development agreement …

39th CARICOM Conference Communique

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The Thirty-Ninth Regular Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community was held in Montego Bay, Jamaica, from July 4 to 6. Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley attended and addressed the Opening Ceremony of the conference, which was chaired by Prime Minister Andrew Holness. Please click here to read the Communique issued at the conclusion of …

PM Mottley To Attend First CARICOM Conference

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Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley will lead a delegation to this year’s Thirty-Ninth Regular Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) in Montego Bay, Jamaica, from Wednesday, July 4, to Friday, July 6. As a newly elected leader, Ms. Mottley will also deliver one of the keynote addresses at the opening ceremony, which gets …

HR Strategy Adopted At Summit

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Caribbean people now have a blueprint for their development, with the adoption of the CARICOM Human Resource Development Strategy 2030. The strategy was presented by the Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. Timothy Harris, at the just concluded Thirty-Eighth Regular Meeting of the Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community in Grenada. It covers a wide range of …

CARIFESTA XIII Host Agreement Signed

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Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has given the assurance that Barbados will not engage in excessive spending when it hosts CARIFESTA XIII next month. He made this assertion on Thursday after he signed an agreement to host the festival with CARICOM Secretary-General, Ambassador Irwin LaRocque, as the Thirty-eighth Regular Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community …

Commitment To Regionalism Still Strong

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There is still a lot of enthusiasm for the regional integration movement among Member States and for implementing the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME). Prime Minister Freundel Stuart made this clear on Thursday as he responded to questions from the media about the effectiveness of the Heads of Government Conference and progress with the CSME. Mr. Stuart was speaking …

Prime Minister In Grenada For Summit

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Prime Minister Freundel Stuart is in Grenada for the Thirty-Eighth Regular Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM). The annual summit gets under way today, CARICOM day, with an opening ceremony at the Grenada Trade Centre, beginning at 5:00 p.m. While in Grenada, Mr. Stuart and other regional leaders are expected to hold discussions …

Prime Minister Stuart’s Speech 27th CARICOM Intersessional Meeting

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Address by the Prime Minister of Barbados, Freundel J. Stuart, at the 27th Intersessional Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Belize City, Belize, Monday, February 15, 2016. See also: READ MORE Statement By Chairman, CSME Prime Minist… anemptytextlline READ MORE Statement by Chairman, Sixth Meeting of … anemptytextlline READ MORE CARICOM Heads Make Recommendations anemptytextlline READ …

CARICOM Single ICT Space Vital To Compete

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The vision of a Single ICT Space, articulated by CARICOM Heads of Government, is concrete recognition of the role that technology must play in the economic and social development of the Caribbean. This was emphasised by Senator Darcy Boyce, Minister with responsibility for Telecommunications, yesterday as he spoke at the Caribbean Broadband Forum in Port-of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. In …