Barbados News

New missions heading to Africa

Barbados will be establishing two new missions on the continent of Africa. That’s according to Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Dr. Jerome Walcott. He says despite being independent for over 50 years, we have continued to slavishly target the same markets…namely North America, Canada, the U.K and Europe. But recognising the growth

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PM highlights areas of importance to Caribbean devolpment

Telecommunications, transportation and communication have been identified as areas key to the further development of the Caribbean. Barbados Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley supports a single domestic space that facilitates movement and notes there shouldn’t be any boundaries in the CARICOM Single Market and Economy as it relates to e-commerce and regulation. The Prime Minister

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Barbados News Science

NCC wants to plant 20,000 trees by Arbor Day 2020

The National Conservation Commission (NCC) has launched its Tree Donation Programme with an ambitious goal of planting 20,000 trees by Arbor Day 2020. To this end, the Commission is inviting individuals, plant nurseries, schools, service clubs, and corporate entities to participate in the programme. NCC officials say Arbor Day is celebrated on September 22, annually,

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