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Why Cameras Should NOT be Focused on Customs Officers

The Attorney General Adriel Brathwaite is on public record agreeing to the installation of cameras in areas ‘worked’ by Customs Officers. As the minister responsible for advising the government on legal matters it is noteworthy laws do not currently […]

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DEMS

Fruendel Stuart: DLP Party Members Will be Protected

Submitted by Anthony Davis The Democratic Labour Party’s (DLP’s) 60th annual conference opened with the party’s President, Prime Minister Freundel Stuart, jabbing at Opposition tactics. In an address to delegates, Stuart spoke of the party’s […]

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Adrian Loveridge, Peach and Quiet

The Adrian Loveridge Column – The Definition of LIAT is Politics

Frankly I have employed extraordinary restraint in commenting on the subject of LIAT, because at the end of the day I believe until the politics is completely removed from the management of the airline and it is operated […]

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SOHEE1

Holding Politicians Accountable!

The following post extracted from one of the leading Bajan Facebook pages SURVIVING OUR HARSH ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT Maria Agard No this is absolutely NOT TRUE!!!! And we need to stop peddling this form of defeatist thinking. […]

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Margaret Sivers (l) Chris Sinckler (r)

Overseas Travel by Politicians and Civil Servants High on the Agenda

Some Barbadians have wondered about the need for government officials to travel overseas first class and in many cases to travel at all during a protracted period of austerity. Do you know government officials […]

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Problem Solver

Jobs Available Here: Problem Solvers ONLY

Submitted by William Skinner Former parliamentarian and minister, Dr. Don Blackman, had promised to demystify economics and demonstrate that we as a society, was holding some rather obscure academics , in very high and essentially unearned esteem. […]

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Afra Raymond

Facing the Facts on Invader’s Bay: INVADER’s BAY Corrective

JCC President Afra Raymond issues a corrective to the lead story in the Sunday Guardian of 9th August 2015. This ‘Letter to the Editor‘ was published in the T&T Guardian on Tuesday 11th August 2015. […]

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Central Bank of Barbados

Governor Worrell Warns Barbadians

There is a need to improve labour productivity throughout the economy. A gap has opened up between the cost of labour and the productivity of the average worker over the past two decades – Governor Delisle Worrell The Governor of the Central Bank […]

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Barbados Parliamentarians 2013

Promises!

Submitted by Anthony Davis A Government programme to relocate residents of White Hill, St. Andrew has stalled due to a lack of funds. The area has been affected by road slippage, made worse by a massive land slide last November which caused the collapse of a large section of the road. […]

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David Comissiong, President, Clement Payne Movement

Stuart’s Social Partnership Call Is Seven Years Too Late!

Submitted by DAVID A. COMISSIONG, President, Clement Payne Movement So, some seven years after the “Peoples Empowerment Party” (PEP) publicly called for the democratization and broadening of the “Social Partnership”, Prime Minister Freundel Stuart finally, […]

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Pat Brayshaw Matter Not Forgotten: Letter to Minister Denis Lowe

The following letter dispatched to Minister of Drainage Denis Lowe – AldenBlackman_Lowe   05/08/2015 Dr. the Hon. Denis Lowe, M.P.[…]

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Prime Minister Fruendel Stuart won the head to head match up with Arthur in 2013.

Prime Minister STOP Harassing Taxpayers

Submitted by Anthony Davis Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has warned that if Government did not improve its revenue collection system, […]

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Prime Minister Fruendel Stuart

Of Old Wine and New Skins

Submitted by Old Onion Bags For by thy words thou shalt be justified and by thy words thou shalt be condemned – Mathews 12: 37 Here we go again, the furrowing of quotations from the Good Book to suit ends. […]

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Governance

DEMinishing Political Capital

Brenda Mazibuko: You’re risking your political capital, you’re risking your future as our leader. Nelson Mandela: The day I am afraid to do that is the day I am no longer fit to lead[…]

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