BRIDGETOWN, February 15, 2021 - Barbados is expected to lose about $150 million in economic activity for the month of February. This is the word from Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley as she addressed the nation on issues pertaining to COVID-19, the impact of the disease on the economy and the vaccine, among others.
Washington, DC – February 5, 2021: While Barbados continues to make good progress in implementing its ambitious and comprehensive economic reform program the International Monetary Fund says he global coronavirus pandemic is causing a deep recession in that country.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, February 2, 2021 - Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley has reiterated that global coordination is needed to fight COVID-19, and she intends to write global leaders to outline her views.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, December 16, 2020 - Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley has reiterated that moral and ethical global leadership is most urgently needed, which can make a real difference in the lives of people.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, December 11, 2020 - Barbados’ medicinal cannabis industry will get under way in January, and interested persons have been given the assurance that people will be allowed to enter, but not at the same time.
ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, Dec 7–Antigua and Barbuda Prime Minister Gaston Browne has criticised the decision of Barbados and St. Vincent and the Grenadines, two former shareholder governments of the regional airline LIAT, for withdrawing landing rights, thus forcing the suspension of LIAT’s planned flights into those countries.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, December 2, 2020 – It appears that the Irfaan Ali/Jagdeo regime may soon follow the lead of Barbados Prime Minister Mia Motley and Dominica's Roosevelt Skerrit, in imposing visa restrictions for Haitians who want to travel to Guyana.