Plans To Test Vehicle Emissions

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Minister of the Environment and Drainage, Dr. Denis Lowe, has announced plans to establish an emissions testing programme as a means of reducing the incidence of asthma and other respiratory ailments that are impacting the health care sector. He made the announcement during a courtesy call with Italy’s Special Envoy to the Caribbean, Paolo Serpi, at Parliament Buildings recently. Dr. …

Stronger Ties For Barbados & Italy

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The exchange of instruments of ratification between Barbados and Italy to effectively conclude a Double Taxation Agreement was among the highlights of a visit to Barbados by Italy’s Special Envoy for the Caribbean, Paolo Serpi. Ambassador Serpi and Minister of Industry, International Business, Commerce and Small Business Development, Donville Inniss, officially exchanged the instrument, which was first signed in August …

Italian Projects In The Pipeline

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Barbados and Italy are seeking to forge stronger ties by collaborating on a series of projects across the island’s renewable energy, commerce and fashion sectors. The upcoming projects were outlined recently, when Italy’s Special Envoy for the Caribbean, Paolo Serpi; and that country’s Honorary Consul for Barbados, Paola Baldi, paid a courtesy call on Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs and …

Barbados & Italy Looking To Deepen Ties

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Barbados and Italy are looking to deepen relations by collaborating on a number of projects. This was one of the points discussed when Italy’s Special Envoy for the Caribbean, Paolo Serpi, paid a courtesy call recently on Industry Minister, Donville Inniss, at his Reef Road office. During the wide-ranging discussions, both officials identified the fashion industry, namely marketing and design, …

Italian Envoy Meets Acting Foreign Affairs Minister

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Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Steve Blackett and newly appointed Italian Ambassador, Dr. Silvio Mignano in discussion during their courtesy call. (A.Miller/BGIS) Matters of mutual interest were discussed recently when newly appointed Italian Ambassador, Dr. Silvio Mignano, called on acting Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Steve Blackett. During the talks held at the Ministry’s Culloden Road …