PM Mottley Participates In UN Meetings

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Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley will address the United Nations Secretary General’s High Level Meeting on Financing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development on Monday, September 24. The programme of the high‑level meeting will reflect three action areas: building momentum and political support at all levels; stepping up engagement with the private sector; and making the most of innovative solutions …

Statement By Chairman, CSME Prime Ministerial Sub-Committee, Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley

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Today, the Prime Ministerial Sub-Committee on the CSME met and yesterday the Council of Finance ministers (COFAP) met. Prime Minister Browne chaired the COFAP meeting. With respect to the Single Market and Single Economy consultations at the sub-committee [level], we took some decisions today to recommend to the full conference of Heads [of Government] because our committee is a body …

Statement by Chairman, Sixth Meeting of COFAP, Prime Minister Gaston Browne

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First of all, let me thank the distinguished Prime Minister of Barbados, the Honourable Mia Mottley for the energy that she has brought to the CSME. In fact, in Montego Bay, a couple months ago, she actually pledged to assist in reinvigorating the organs of CARICOM  as well as the CSME itself. And I have to tell you that she …

CARICOM Heads Make Recommendations

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CARICOM Heads of Government have made a number of recommendations for consideration at the next Heads of Government conference, which they hope will make the business of living and working in the region much more viable for all. This was disclosed by Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley yesterday, as she made a statement at the conclusion of the caucus of …

Leaders Committed To Making A Difference

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Caribbean leaders are committed to making a difference in their people’s lives through implementing key measures relating to the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME). Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley made this clear today, as she delivered opening remarks and chaired the Ninth Prime Ministerial Sub-committee Meeting on the CSME at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre. She said: “We have, …

Barbados To Host CARICOM Meetings This Week

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Barbados will host two CARICOM meetings this week. They are the Sixth Special Meeting of the Council of Ministers of Finance and Planning (COFAP), and the Ninth Prime Ministerial Sub-Committee on the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME). The COFAP meeting will be held tomorrow, Tuesday, September 4, beginning at 9:00 a.m., and will be chaired by Prime Minister Gaston …

CSME Meeting To Address A Range Of Issues

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A number of issues will be on the agenda next week when CARICOM heads meet in Barbados for the Ninth Meeting of the Prime Ministerial Sub-Committee on the CARICOM Single Market and the Economy (CSME) on Wednesday, September 5. These were discussed during a national preparatory meeting with high-level Government officials chaired by Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley at the …

Government Eyeing Chemical Weapons Legislation

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Government is looking to establish a policy statement on chemical weapons, which will be followed by the requisite legislation to mitigate the threats of chemical hazards to Barbados. Minister of Environment and National Beautification, Trevor Prescod, made this disclosure this morning at the Radisson Aquatica Resort, while delivering the feature address at the opening of a three-day planning meeting of …

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 CARICOM Conference

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Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley, left the island today on personal and official business. Ms. Mottley will lead a delegation at the 39th Regular Meeting of the Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) in Montego Bay, Jamaica, from Wednesday, July 4 to Friday, July 6. Jamaica’s Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, will chair the two-day meeting, and Prime Minister …