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Government’s plans for the environment will not only see the country saving money
Bradshaw calls for revival of tourism sector
New Minister of Housing Denis Kellman has promised parallel programmes that will see even more Barbadians getting a chance to own their homes and the land
Opposition St. George North MP, Gline Clarke, has served Government notice that he will be watching carefully to ensure all of Barbados is treated fairly.
Tourism Minister says country facing challenges due to Opposition’s lack of foresight
One of Barbados best-known small businessmen has major reservations about Government’s decision to close the Social Investment Fund.
Senate knocks, repeals Social Investment Fund
It is not good enough for Government to close a source of public funding with “noble objectives” but provide no alternative.
A veteran educator who is one of Barbados’ newest senators sees a need for increased parliamentary oversight of agencies disbursing public funds.
Move to repeal Social Investment Fund would be in best interest of public
mottley challenges gov’t decision to repeal social investment fund when people
Leader of the Opposition Mia Mottley is questioning Government’s decision to wind up the more than 10 year old Social Investment Fund at a time when “pe
Government needs to increase its oversight of organisations that receive state funding but might not be adequately accounting for their use of these financial resources.
Rather than criticise them and effectively create two Barbadoses through partisan politics, authorities need to empower the agencies and organisations established to help ordinary citizens.
Sinckler says impoverished citizens won’t be hurt by ending social investment fund
Something needs to be done about the “loose” arrangements governing the operations of Barbados’ 30 constituency councils, which receive $3 million in state support.
By abandoning a special fund established to help needy community groups, Government is creating a gap in the fight against poverty.
Stuart reassures Barbadians he is in good health
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