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 …

Prime Minister Stuart Empathises With Countries

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Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has expressed deepest sympathy and regret to the Government of the Republic of Haiti and the Prime Ministers of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas and Jamaica following the passage of Hurricane Matthew. Mr. Stuart recently offered the empathetic expressions in correspondence sent after the countries were affected by Hurricane Matthew, the strongest storm to impact the …

Barbados & Jamaica Discuss Diasporic Issues

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Issues related to diaspora affairs were a key talking point when Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Maxine McClean, met recently with Jamaica’s High Commissioner to Barbados, David Prendergast, at her Culloden Road office. The Minister noted that Jamaica had a good structure in place where its diaspora was concerned, and said Barbados was trying to craft a …

Prime Ministers Hold Bilateral Talks

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Prime Minister of Barbados, Freundel Stuart and Prime Minister of Jamaica, Andrew Holness today discussed the state of bilateral relations between the two countries via telephone. The discussions took place against the background of two recent incidents related to Jamaican travellers to Barbados and came a day after Prime Minister Stuart received the Letter of Introduction of the new non-resident …

Hoyos Newest Honorary Consul

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Attorney-at-law Ella Hoyos is the new Honorary Consul of Jamaica in Barbados. Ms. Hoyos, who is the Principal of the Rockley Law Group, a commercial law firm, received the Exequatur authorising her appointment from Chief of Protocol in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Philip St. Hill last Friday. The ceremony was witnessed by Dean of the Diplomatic Corps, Selwyn Smith; …