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Private sector block

The Barbados private sector is an obstacle in the thrust for increased food production; agriculture deserves attention similar to tourism; and there is no town and country in this little island. Member of Parliament James Paul thinks recognition of these factors is essential for success in the drive towards Barbados’ feeding itself in more food […]

Sugar deal on the horizon

There could be some light at the end of the tunnel in the ongoing sugar workers’ strike.  Talks between the Barbados Workers’ Union (BWU) and the Barbados Agricultural Management Company (BAMC) adjourned this evening with an announcement from union boss Sir Roy Trotman that there was now a statement being brokered by Minister of Labour […]