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Barbados' Economic Performance for the Q2,2016

The Barbados economy grew by 1.3% over the first six months of 2016, compared to virtually no growth a year ago. This was a slight deceleration from the first quarter, mainly on account of unexpected delays in major tourism investments projects… 20 more words

Barbados News

Is Barbados In Jeopardy?

Submitted By Freedom Crier

One of the mantras of Leftist Socialism is “Never let a Crisis go to waste”, even made up ones! Such are used in the Bait and Switch and Smoke and Mirror tactics that distract the populace from the real crisis’s at hand and which undermine the fabric of Societies. 1,504 more words

Opinion

Confidence or NO CONFIDENCE

Submitted by Orion

Economist Ryan Straughn

Chris Sinckler, Minister of Finance

The Minister of Finance is quoted as saying at an impromptu press conference in the lobby of Scotiabank Broad Street recently: 1,007 more words

Opinion

Who Will Save Barbados?

Submitted by William Skinner

Former Prime Minister, Owen Arthur

Chris Sinckler, Minister of Finance

We seem to be lurching from one issue or crisis to another. 548 more words

Opinion

Sinckler Out to Sea

Submitted by Anthony Davis

With work on the new Wyndham hotel due to begin in two weeks time and another Luxury hotel project under active discussion, Minister of Finance Chris Sinckler is very upbeat about the prospects this year for job creation.

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Opinion

Bajans Overly Taxed and NOT Loving It!

Submitted by Old Onion Bags

How many of you had any extra money to spend on gifts this Christmas? I bet most of you  (if honest like me) would agree, ‘tings were tight, tight. 478 more words

Opinion