Lowe: Government under IMF pressure

President of the Barbados Economic Society (BES), Shane Lowe, has commented on government’s decision to cut public sector jobs, saying it is a critical move to meet the targets in the BERT p...

October 15, 2018
Barbados News

IMF approves $290 million for Barbados

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) today approved the staff-level agreement on an Extended Fund Facility, which will give Barbados access to about US $290 million over t...

October 02, 2018
Barbados News

IMF chief warns of costs of no Brexit deal

The head of the International Monetary Fund says that a failure to agree on a Brexit deal "would have dear economic consequences." Christine Lagarde told a news conference in London on Monday that ...

September 17, 2018
World News