Central Bank optimistic about 2022

The Barbados Central Bank has issued a cautiously optimistic forecast for accelerated economic recovery this year driven by the continued rebound of tourism and the commencement of major capital projects. This follows 2021 ending with three consecutive quarters of growth. Delivering the economic review for 2021, Central Bank Governor Cleviston Haynes said that provided there […]


Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley has restated her offer of Senate seats to allow for an opposition voice in the Upper Chamber. Miss Mottley disclosed that government has received the legal opinion requested on the issue of representation in the Senate for the opposition parties, and repeated the offer to grant the Democratic Labour Party […]

Duguid added to cabinet

Member of Parliament for Christ Church West, Dr. William Duguid, has been added to the Barbados cabinet. Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley made the announcement at this morning’s swearing in of Members of Parliament at State House. Dr. Duguid a key figure in the previous cabinet was a surprise omission from the line up named […]