One of the co-founders of Facebook called on Thursday for the social media behemoth to be broken up, warning that the company’s head, Mark Zuckerberg, had become far too powerful.
Hailey Mahy of the Ursuline Convent is Barbados’ new Junior Minister of Tourism.
Grenada has become the latest shareholder government of the cash-strapped regional airline, LIAT, saying that the island stands to benefit from the decision to become a shareholder.
A senior Antigua and Barbuda government official says billionaire Richard Branson, the owner of Virgin Atlantic, is interested in investing in the cash-strapped regional airline LIAT.
Consumers will pay more for gasoline, but less for kerosene and liquified petroleum products, from midnight Sunday, May 5. The price of diesel will remain unchanged.
Governor of the Central Bank of Barbados, Cleviston Haynes says the outlook for the economy has become more favourable as macroeconomic indicators continue to improve in line with the Barbados Economic Recovery and Transformation (BERT) programme.
Papers have been developed on the structure of work in Barbados in the private and public sectors, and on pensions.
Newly appointed World Bank Vice President for Latin America and the Caribbean, Axel van Trostenburg, says Jamaica’s macroeconomic achievements, to date, have been “extremely impressive”.
Resolution Life Assurance Company Limited or Reslife, the company that took over the policies of failed insurance giant CLICO, says it is seeking cover for health insurance clients.
The shareholder governments of the cash-strapped regional airline, LIAT, ended a meeting here on Tuesday agreeing to give further consideration to a proposal by Prime Minister Gaston Browne regarding the future direction of the airline.