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BARBADOS | Mottley to consider Russian, Chinese, Cuban COVID-19 Vaccines

BRIDGETOWN,  Barbados, April 1, 2021 - While the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine has been the first to be administered to Barbadians, Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley indicated that Government was looking at procuring other brands of COVID-19 vaccines for its citizens.

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  • Countries Barbados
  • Published in Health

BARBADOS | Clearing Arrangements For Excess Vaccines An Option

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, March 22, 2021 - Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley has highlighted reaching a clearing arrangement for excess orders of COVID-19 vaccines, as one of the steps that can be taken to ensure developing countries receive their share of the vaccines.

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  • Countries Barbados

BARBADOS | Economy Likely To Lose $150 Million In February

BRIDGETOWN,   February 15, 2021 - Barbados is expected to lose about $150 million in economic activity for the month of February. This is the word from Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley  as she addressed the nation on issues pertaining to COVID-19, the impact of the disease on the economy and the vaccine, among others.

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  • Countries Barbados

CARICOM Crime & Violence Summit set for April in Trinidad

CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown, Guyana - The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) is not happy with the high level of crime and violence affecting member states and will convene a multidisciplinary summit on Security in April to have “frank discussions” given the continuing high rates of crime and violence in the Community. 

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  • Countries CARICOM
  • Published in CARICOM

CARICOM Chair Concerned over Pompeo's Jamaica meeting

KINGSTON, January 20, 2020 - CARICOM Chairman and Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley says she will not be sending her foreign minister to meet with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in Jamaica on a matter of principle.  She says the refusal to invite the entire CARICOM body to participate in tomorrow's multilateral round table discussion seems to be an attempt to divide and rule.

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  • Countries Caribbean
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