Minister Attending Meetings In London & Dubai

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Minister in the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Investment, Marsha Caddle, is participating in two meetings this week which are aimed at deepening economic integration and fostering investment opportunities for Barbados in key markets. The first is a three-part event being held in London today, Monday, November 19. Minister Caddle addressed the Barbados is Open for Business Breakfast Seminar and …

Independent Statistical Institute Should Be Set Up

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Barbados should seek to establish an independent statistical institute which reports to Parliament, and by extension, citizens, on key economic and social indicators. This view was expressed today by Minister in the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Investment, Marsha Caddle, as she delivered remarks at the opening of the Caribbean Regional Technical Assistance Centre (CARTAC) Steering Committee Meeting, at the …

Government Signs Agreement With Green Climate Fund

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Minister in the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Investment, Marsha Caddle, completed the signing of Barbados’ first Readiness Grant Agreement with the Green Climate Fund (GCF) on Monday, October 8. The signing ceremony was held in the margins of the GCF’s Global National Designated Authority and Private Investment for Climate Conferences, being held from October 8 to 12, in Incheon, …

Sustainable Financing Key To Barbados’ Success

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A country can have debt, but it must be sustainable, meaning that the government must be able to meet its obligations to service the debt without accumulating arrears or otherwise compromising its ability to provide important services to its people. This is the word from Minister in the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Investment Marsha Caddle, as she leaves to …

Government Committed To West Indies Cricket

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  Government has expressed its commitment to West Indies cricket, with Minister in the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Investment, Marsha Caddle, saying the sport is one of the ways countries in the region will be able to move forward.   Ms. Caddle made the comments last night as she delivered the feature address at the Cricket West Indies/West Indies …