Barbados News

Man dies after stabbing

A 34 year old man is dead following a stabbing incident earlier today. He is Edward Chase, of Lower Crescent, Christ Church. Police say around 11:30 a.m. they responded to a report at Gall Hill Main Road, and on arrival discovered Chase’s body in a pool of blood. A male suspect is assisting Police with […]

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Preparations For Hurricane Season Under Way

New emergency management policy considerations within the context of the national state of readiness are high on the agenda for Barbados. This was one of the items down for discussion during today’s Eighth Meeting of the Emergency Management Advisory Council (EMAC), chaired by Minister of Home Affairs, Edmund Hinkson, at Baobab Tower, Warrens, St. Michael. […]

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Government outlines new tax incentives, and initiatives to turn around economy

The Barbados government Wednesday outlined a series of new fiscal measures aimed at “staying the course” in turning around an ailing economy. Prime Minister Mia Mottley delivering the 2019-20 budget presentation, told Barbadians the island has “left base camp and are climbing the mountain. “Today, we are preparing to depart stabilization and moving on to […]