BARBADOS, October 23, 2018 - Minister of Housing, Lands and Rural Development, George Payne, has revealed that there are some 30,000 applications at the National Housing Corporation (NHC) for low income housing.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados - After lingering in ‘junk’ territory for years, Barbados’s investment grade is projected to begin rising again by the end of this year, the Government’s senior technical adviser, Dr. Kevin Greenidge, said last week.
BARBADOS, OCTOBER 19, 2018 - Government is seeking to bolster existing legislation in an effort to safeguard Barbados’ reputation against the damaging effects criminal activity can have on the country’s stability and confidence of investors.
Canadian-based firm, Parkland Fuel Corporation, is set to acquire Barbadian-owned SOL Investments Limited (SIL), acquiring 75% stake in the region’s largest independent fuel marketer in a US$1.21 billion deal.
BARBADOS October 12, 2018 - Minister in the Ministry of Foreign Trade, Sandra Husbands, believes that the “act of terrorism” which occurred in territorial waters off Barbados 42 years ago “is forever etched in our memories”, and commemorating it should continue.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, October 11, 2018 - Minister of Small Business, Dwight Sutherland, says he will actively support the establishment of a Credit Union Bank if it can offer a lower interest rate than the commercial banks, and push business on the island.