The Barbados Government is moving swiftly ahead with the implementation of a global Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) which was ratified last year and is aimed at preventing the illicit trade in conventional arms.
CHRIST CHURCH, Barbados, June 8, 2016 - Barbados Prime Minister Freundel Stuart says money laundering, cyber-crimes and cross border criminal activity are among the greatest threats to the security of the Caribbean region.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) – Barbados Prime Minister Freundel Stuart Monday described as “unfair and unwarranted”, the decision last year by the European Commission to blacklist a number of Caribbean countries, including his own, as uncooperative tax jurisdictions.
Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller is leading Jamaica’s delegation to the 36th Regular Meeting of the Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community, which takes place in Barbados from tomorrow, Thursday, July 2 to Saturday, July 4.
THE BANK OF NOVA SCOTIA in Canada is pulling all its nearly 90 million shares in Scotia Bank Trinidad and Tobago as well as its shareholdings in Scotia Group Jamaica Limited and moving them to a subsidiary in Barbados.