Governor: Bank fees way too high

The Central Bank of Barbados (CBB) is watching closely and plans to address the high fees being charged by some commercial banks. Governor, Cleviston Haynes, told reporters during the CBB Econ...

October 31, 2019
Barbados News

PM Mottley: Foreign Reserves climbing

Prime Minister Mia Mottley says the country’s foreign reserves stand at over $1.2 billion; three times what they were a year ago when she inherited the government. [related node_id='24c35505-56c6-4...

October 03, 2019
Barbados News

CBB: Economic activity ‘sluggish’

Despite the improvements in some areas of economic performance for the first half of 2019, the Central Bank of Barbados (CBB) has noted economic activity has been “sluggish” and growth is forecas...

August 09, 2019
Barbados News

Dr. Worrell: Time to retire Barbados dollar

Economist, Dr. Delisle Worrell is of the view the time has come for countries in the Caribbean to permanently retire their currencies and adopt an international currency, namely the US Dollar.&nb...

June 06, 2019
Business