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Fiscal performance review next month

Barbadians will find out exactly how government’s fiscal measures have been performing next month. That’s when the Ministry of Finance is expected to provide a mid-year review, as stipulated in the Public Finance Management Act, passed in January this year. Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley made the announcement during a townhall meeting with Barbadians living […]


EZ Pay Plus launched

Minister in the Ministry of Finance Ryan Straughn says the new administration is serious about its commitment to allow the island’s citizens to do business with government entities as easily as possible. He made the comment as government launched its new EZ Pay Plus system at the Radisson Aquatica Hotel. Minister Straughn says he is […]


Labour movement to attend CARICOM meetings

The labour movement will be represented among the stakeholders attending the CARICOM Heads of Government Meeting next year. This was revealed by Minister of Labour and Social partnership relations, Colin Jordan as he addressed the Congress of Trade Unions and Staff Associations of Barbados or CTUSAB’s delegation conference. He says government recognises the trade union […]