Upgrading And Possible Expansion Of Markets

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Markets falling under the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security should soon receive upgrades to their infrastructure and some improved security. Minister of Agriculture and Food Security, Indar Weir, indicated this today, while on tour of the Six Roads and Eagle Hall Markets. He said: “We have a number of markets that fall under the Ministry of Agriculture and Food …

Latin America A Growing Market

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

With Latin America identified as one of the fastest growing markets for Barbados to do business with, the LatAm Inward Mission held earlier this week at Hilton Barbados attracted 11 service providers from Mexico, Colombia, Panama, Guatemala and Venezuela. Director of Invest Promotions at Invest Barbados, Kenneth Campbell, speaking to media representatives on the margins of the event, expressed pleasure …

Vendors Concerns Being Addressed

Theresa Blackman Ministry News

Manager of Markets, Sherlock King (second left) and BARVEN President, Allister Alexander (third right) during the walkabout in Bridgetown this morning. In the background are BARVEN members and Acting Senior Superintendent of Markets (centre), George Payne.  (GP) The ongoing issue of illegal vending in the City is being addressed, with the hope of finding swift, viable solutions that would benefit …