Environment Minister Meets New Zealand Envoy

Sheena Forde Top Stories

With continuous interaction and dialogue, Barbados hopes to continue and enhance its relations with New Zealand. Minister of Environment and National Beautification, Trevor Prescod, made this comment today, during a courtesy call with New Zealand’s High Commissioner to Barbados, Anton Ojala, at the Ministry’s office, Warrens Tower II, Warrens, St. Michael. The two officials focused on the issue of climate …

New Zealand Identified As A Development Partner

Shamkoe Pilé Top Stories

Barbados considers New Zealand to be a partner in this island’s development.  This is according to Minister in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Sandra Husbands. She was speaking during a welcome reception for New Zealand’s High Commissioner to Barbados, Anton Ojala, held at Sweetfield Manor, last night. Admitting that she was “stunned” when she first heard that …

New Zealand High Commissioner Visits Minister Humphrey

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Top Stories

Establishing stronger ties between Barbados and New Zealand was discussed recently, when the latter’s High Commissioner Jan Henderson paid a courtesy call on Minister of Maritime Affairs and the Blue Economy, Kirk Humphrey. Among the areas touched on were renewable energy, oceans and fisheries. In addition, discussions focused on the possibility of a visa abolition agreement with New Zealand for …

Festive Send Off For New Zealand’s Envoy

Shamkoe Pilé Top Stories

A festive mood was in the air when Government officials, members of the diplomatic corps, representatives of Non-Governmental Organisations and friends gathered to bid farewell to Ambassador of New Zealand to Barbados, Jan Henderson. During a reception held at her official residence in Sugar Hill, St. James, on Tuesday, Mrs. Henderson remarked: “This posting has been all that and more!” …

New Zealand Ambassador Bids Barbados Farewell

Shamkoe Pilé Top Stories

The establishment of a resident High Commission in Barbados by New Zealand provides both countries with the opportunity to deepen and enhance bilateral relations. This was one of the conclusions drawn during a farewell courtesy call on Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Dr. Jerome Walcott, by outgoing High Commissioner of New Zealand to Barbados, Jan Henderson, held …