Q & A: Barbados’ Economic Recovery Programme

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Barbados Economic Recovery Team’s responses to the questions posed by Professor Michael Howard on page 26A in the Nation’s Sunday Sun for Sunday, September 9, 2018. Ques: What are the projected dollar cuts for current expenditure over the loan period? Ans: The loan period is for 4 years, with the last disbursement in May 2022. Projected expenditure cuts over this period amount …

More Job Opportunities In Canada Soon

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Barbadians will soon get the chance to register for job opportunities in Canada. The National Employment Bureau (NEB), soon to be renamed the Barbados Employment and Career Counselling Service, will host a Registration Clinic at its Warrens Office Complex location on Wednesday, April 4, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. This registration drive will not only be used to update …

More Job Prospects For The Disabled

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The Ministry of Labour, Social Security and Human Resource Development is actively looking for avenues to place more members of the disabled community into the workforce. Labour Minister, Senator Dr. Esther Byer Suckoo, gave this undertaking today while addressing the graduation and awards ceremony for students of the Albert Cecil Graham Development Centre, in the Donald Henry Auditorium, Bethel Methodist …

More Investments And Jobs Coming

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Government is committed to enhancing the economic viability of Barbados, says Prime Minister Freundel Stuart, who disclosed that plans for tourism development and other projects were in the pipeline. He made the disclosure on Wednesday as he delivered the feature address at the January 2017 Business Luncheon of the Barbados Chamber of Commerce and Industry, at Hilton Barbados Resort. Mr. …

Workplace Values An Asset In Job Market

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With a large number of graduates vying for similar posts within the Barbadian workforce, Minister of Labour, Senator Dr. Esther Byer Suckoo, has stressed that good workplace values are key to standing out. The Minister shared this advice with accounting students this morning, during the opening address at the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Barbados’ (ICAB) Student Conference Programme, at …