BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, July 14, 2018 - The International Monetary Fund says it is supportive of the Government of Barbados’s Economic Recovery and Transformation plan and the authorities’ revised budget for 2018/19, is a decisive step in the right direction. inclusive of its targetted primary surplus of 6 percent of GDP.
MONTEGO BAY, JULY 6, 2018 - Caribbean Community (CARICOM) leaders are proposing that measures be put in place to facilitate easier travel within the community. Among the suggestions are the establishment of a single domestic space for hassle-free intra-regional travel; and the introduction of a CARICOM multipurpose identification.
MONTEGO BAY, July 5, 2018 - Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley is tired of the procrastination that has characterised the Caribbean Community over the years and has called for the swift implementation of the Caricom Single Market and Economy, the flag-ship project of the community.
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica, July 4, 2018 - Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley has cautioned Caribbean heads of government that the people of the Region will not forgive CARICOM if it continues to procrastinate or lack courage to implement the CSME.
BRIDGETOWN, JULY 2, 2018 - The Barbados Government will engage in discussions with the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) representatives from July 2 to 12, in an effort restructure its debt and refloat the island's ailing economy.