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Barbados’ NIS Still A Model In Region

BRIDGETOWN,  June 7, 2021 - Barbados’ National Insurance Scheme (NIS) remains a model for other Caribbean territories as it is one of the few offering unemployment benefits. This is according to Minister of Labour and Social Partnership Relations, Colin Jordan, as he addressed an online church service marking the Scheme’s 54th Anniversary

Minister of Labour and Social Partnership Relations, Colin Jordan. (FP)

BARBADOS | Now that Barbados has become a Republic, David Comissong proposes a new “Republican Economics.”

BRIDGETOWN,  Barbados, December 4, 2021 - The Message underlying Barbados divesting itself of the Queen of England as its Head of State, and  distancing itself from its old British colonial trappings and becoming a Republic, is that Barbados intends to become as self-reliant, culturally confident, resilient, self-sufficient, sustainable, and as socially just and equal as possible.

BARBADOS | Now that Barbados has become a Republic, David Comissong proposes a new “Republican Economics.”
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