Government not taking advantage of NIS

Investments in Government projects from the National Insurance Scheme (NIS) are not a “free pass”. Attorney General, Adriel Brathwaite, made this clear as he sought to set the record straight over ...

October 31, 2017
Barbados News

NIS holding too much Government debt

The portion of combined investments held by National Insurance Fund (NIF) in government and quasi-government securities increased from 68 to 75 per cent during the period 2012 – 2014. However, acco...

September 03, 2017
Barbados News

$650 million owed to National Insurance

The National Insurance scheme is currently owed about $650 million – an amount that is shared almost evenly by the private and public sectors. This was disclosed on Friday by Director of National I...

September 02, 2017
Barbados News

Too many defrauding NIS

The National Insurance Scheme (NIS) of Barbados continues to encounter problems with persons who try to file false claims, especially in the area of invalidity benefits. This was disclosed by ...

June 09, 2017
Barbados News