Expanded Road Fix

Government is accelerating and expanding its mill and pave road repair program. Minister of Transport and Works, Santia Bradshaw, provided an update following a tour today with Prime Minister Mottley and other officials. She disclosed that more repairs will be done on the south coast main road as well as at Salters, St. George and […]

Govt Planning PSV Crackdown

Government has promised a crackdown on lawlessness by route taxi and minibus drivers as a government minister responds to accusations that the operators are being protected by what some members of the public have been alleging are connections in high places. The PSV sector has again come under heavy criticism after a series of videos […]

B’dos Gets All-Clear from Anti-Money Laundering Task Force

Barbados has been given the all clear by the international Financial Action Task Force, the agency that leads global action to tackle money laundering and terrorist financing. The FATF today removed Barbados from its Grey List of Jurisdictions Under Increased Monitoring. A statement from the office of the Barbados Attorney General, Dale Marshall, describes the […]

PM Promises QEH Overhaul

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital is in for a major overhaul including changes in hiring practices and terms and conditions of staff. The changes are intended to transform the institution into what Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley says will be a 24/7 operation that better responds to the needs of the public. Miss Mottley outlined the […]