New Honorary Consul Of Spain In Barbados

Joy-Ann Gill Top Stories

A new Honorary Consul of Spain in Barbados has been appointed. She is Connie Smith, Managing Director of Tricor Caribbean Limited and a past president of the Barbados International Business Association (BIBA). She replaces Mrs. Mandy Chandler, who served in that capacity from April 2009 to August 2017. Like Ms. Smith, she is an experienced business executive. Ms. Smith was …

Spain Eager To Work With Barbados

Deirdre Gittens Top Stories

Barbados is eager to negotiate a Bilateral Investment Treaty with Spain. This was communicated to Ambassador of the Kingdom of Spain, Javier María Carbajosa Sanchez, during a recent courtesy call with Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Dr. Esther Byer Suckoo, in the Committee Room at Parliament. Ambassador Carbajosa shared similar sentiments and told the Acting Minister …

Areas Spain Could Assist Barbados

Sharon Austin Top Stories

Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has identified renewable energy, tourism and culture as possible areas of collaboration between Barbados and Spain. Mr. Stuart made the comments recently when Spain’s new Ambassador to Barbados, Javier Fernandez Carbajosa, and Honorary Consul, Mandy Chandler, paid him a courtesy call at Ilaro Court. Explaining that renewable energy was very important to Barbados, the Prime Minister …