Ambassador Jackman Presents Credentials

Julie Carrington Top Stories

Barbados’ newly appointed Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China (PRC), François Jackman has presented copies of his credentials to the Deputy Director-General of the Protocol Department of the PRC Foreign Ministry, Wang Lutong. The Ambassador took up office in Beijing last week, and the presentation of credentials paves the way for the diplomat to commence his work.  The informal …

Barbados Seeking Youth Ties With China

Jamal Weekes Top Stories

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Youth is looking to expand its connection with China. This was revealed when Youth Minister, Stephen Lashley, met recently with Barbados’ newly appointed Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China, Francois Jackman, during a courtesy call at the Ministry at Sky Mall. The two officials discussed various ways in which Barbados and China could …

Two New Ambassadors Appointed

Julie Carrington Top Stories

Barbados has two new diplomatic representatives. They are François Jackman, who has been appointed Ambassador to China, and Joy-Ann Skinner, who is the new Ambassador to Belgium and the European Union. Ambassador Jackman, the former Co-director of the Confucius Institute at the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1995. He served …