GEORGETOWN, Guyana, October 10, 2021 - Former Minister of Finance, Winston Jordan has given the Ali/Jagdeo administration a failing grade for mis-mamagement of the economy, pointing out that while the government is boasting Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth of 14.5 percent in its 2021 Mid-Year Report, the country’s non-oil growth leaves a lot to be desired.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, October 8, 2021: The People’s National Party has congratulated Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley, on her election as President of the 15th Session of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD 15).
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, October 5, 2021 - President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta, today officially handed over the “baton” for the presidency of the 15th Session of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD 15), to Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, October 5, 2021 - President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, and the Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Amor Mottley, on Monday held bilateral discussions aimed at improving the relations between both countries and to expand the existing programmes of cooperation.
Georgetown, Guyana, October 5, 2021 - Several Caribbean Community (CARICOM) member states on Monday signed a declaration to combat Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing, as the region prepares to tap into assistance from Norway to tackle the scourge that experts say is linked to a range of other transnational crimes.
Bridgetown, Brbados, October 5, 2021 - Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley has told the global community that it is “immoral and unjust” for those causing the suffering of small island developing states, to say they should pay to correct the issues on their own.
WASHINGTON DC, Sept. 25, 2021 - Chair of the Organization of American States (OAS) Inter-American Council for Integral Development and Jamaica’s Permanent Representative to the( OAS), Ambassador Audrey Marks wants better cooperation among Labour Ministers in the Region to achieve productive employment and economic recovery.
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, September 20, 2021 - Ever since the devastating 2010 earthquake which saw thousands of Haitians perishing in the aftermath, many homeless Haitians took to migrating to the U.S. in large numbers, through South America.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, September 12, 2021 - Demerara Waves - President Irfaan Ali on Sunday said he planned to voice his objection to the mediating nations after Venezuela’s opposition and government united in their call for bilateral negotiations to settle the claim to the oil-rich Essequibo Region.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, September 12, 2021 - Even as Barbados prepares to import prefabricated houses from China, Guyana’s President Irfaan Ali on Sunday challenged the Malaysian-owned Barama Company Limited and other producers to build houses for export to the Caribbean.