AG Foreign Minister Calls For End To Fragmentation

Julie Carrington Top Stories

The Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Steve Blackett has called for an end to fragmented approaches to dealing with regional affairs. He made this appeal today, while addressing a regional consultation for an Effective Platform for CARIFORUM French Caribbean Outermost Regions (FCORS) and British and Dutch Overseas Countries and Territories (OCTS) at the Radisson Aquatica Hotel. The …

Caribbean Can Benefit From EPA

Sharon Austin Top Stories

Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has expressed the view that the CARIFORUM-EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) “bristles with opportunities” from which the Caribbean region can benefit. Mr. Stuart made the comments today as he delivered the feature address at the inaugural two-day European Union-CARIFORUM Sustainable Energy Conference at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre. The Prime Minister told his audience: “Commitment to …

Energy Plans On Right Track

Sharon Austin Top Stories

The recently-concluded Energy Road Map for Barbados shows that increasing the renewable energy penetration level in the electricity supply beyond the 65 per cent target is “technically feasible and economically viable”. This disclosure came today from Prime Minister Freundel Stuart as he delivered the feature address at the inaugural two-day European Union-CARIFORUM Sustainable Energy Conference and the signing of the …