Barbados & Guyana Embrace Links

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Prime Minister Freundel Stuart and the President of Guyana, David Granger, took the opportunity to recall and celebrate the close links between their countries in a presentation ceremony today at the Marriott Hotel in Georgetown. Mr. Stuart presented President Granger with a mahogany carving depicting “Christmas Music in the Village”, by renowned Barbadian artist, Ashanti Trotman. The Prime Minister said …

CARICOM Chairman: Integration An Obligation

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President of Guyana and the Chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Brigadier David Granger. (FP) Integration is an obligation, not an option, for regional Governments. President of Guyana and the Chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Brigadier David Granger, issued this charge to the Heads of Government at the opening of the Twenty-Eighth Inter-sessional Meeting of the Conference of Heads …

PM Stuart To Attend Inter-Sessional Summit

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Prime Minister Freundel Stuart will leave the island tomorrow, Wednesday, February 15, to attend the Twenty-Eighth Inter-Sessional Meeting of the Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) in Guyana, from February 16 to 17. Following the adoption of the Agenda, Heads of Government are expected to discuss a wide range of issues that are critical to the development of …

Prime Minister Stuart In Guyana For Heads’ Meeting

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Prime Minister Freundel Stuart. (FP) Barbados’ Prime Minister, Freundel Stuart heads this country’s delegation to the 37th Regular Conference of CARICOM Heads of Government which takes place in Georgetown, Guyana from today, Monday, July 4 until Wednesday, July 6. Following the Official Opening Ceremony this afternoon, high on the agenda will be discussions on the “Brexit” vote. The meeting comes …

Live Streaming of 37th CARICOM Meeting Opening Ceremony

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CARICOM Heads of Government and Secretary-General, Ambassador Irwin LaRocque pose for the official photo at the 36th meeting in Bridgetown, Barbados last year. (FP) The opening ceremony for the thirty-seventh Regular Meeting of CARICOM Heads of Government will be held on Monday, July 4, from 5:00 p.m. at the Guyana National Cultural Centre, Georgetown. The ceremony will be addressed by: …

Lashley: Continue To Contribute To The Caribbean

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Barbadian and Guyanese youth are being urged to create a “revolutionary and interconnected Caribbean”. Minister of Culture, Sports and Youth, Stephen Lashley, gave this encouragement as he addressed several young people at the beginning of a workshop on civic engagement, held at his Ministry’s headquarters, Sky Mall, Haggatt Hall, on Monday. The workshop was held as part of a cultural …

Barbados Remains Committed To Guyana

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Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Steve Blackett, yesterday reiterated Barbados’ commitment to maintaining “good and constructive” relations between this country and Guyana. He did so while delivering an address at a reception to mark Guyana’s 50th Anniversary of Independence at the Consulate General of Guyana, “Sefton Lodge”, Brittons Cross Road, St. Michael. “We recognise that the Barbados-Guyana …