The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says Barbados continues to make good progress in implementing its ambitious and comprehensive economic reform programme.
The Fair Trading Commission (FTC) says it does not have the authority to restrict any financial institution or business from amending its fee structure.
The retail prices of gasoline and diesel will increase effective midnight Sunday, September 8. However, the price of kerosene will decrease.
A partnership between a local tech organisation and an international social networking giant could mean big things for the digital transformation of Barbados.
Trade Minister Paula Gopee-Scoon says the Dr. Keith Rowley led administration is looking at bringing legislation to Parliament to enact a treaty signed between Cariforum and the United Kingdom, to prevent any sudden imposition of tariffs if the UK leaves the European Union (EU).
Barbados based financial technology company BITT incorporated has continued to see an increase in the use of its digital payment platform, the MMoney wallet. Chief Executive Officer of the company, Senator Rawdon Adams says their registered user numbers have been growing significantly.
(Reuters) – The United States and China gave signs on Thursday that they will resume trade talks as the two economic superpowers discussed the next round of in-person negotiations in September ahead of a looming deadline for additional U.S. tariffs. A new round of U.S. tariffs on some Chinese goods is scheduled to take effect […]
Negotiations between government and the Barbados Light and Power Company regarding its contract renewal are at a sensitive stage. However, according to Managing Director of the BL&P Company Roger Blackman, they are progressing well. He says he remains optimistic given the fact that the goals and objectives of the government and the BL&P are aligned […]
Come September 10th, close to 250 people will gather in Barbados for the third annual block chain conference. The concept this year is Central Bank meets Block Chain and the theme is “Beyond Borders”. Chief Executive Officer of BITT, Senator Rawdon Adams says the fact that they’ve been able to attract a large number of […]
(Reuters) – Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) will invest 2.4 billion reais ($577 million) in one of its Brazil factories, Sao Paulo state governor Joao Doria said on Thursday during a visit to the automaker’s headquarters in Germany. Sao Paulo state is the heart of Brazil’s auto industry, although its relevance has been in decline in recent years […]