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Don't use petroleum-based containers, the government reminds us

However, plastic bags used for waste disposal, storage and preservation still legal.
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From fossil fuel to renewable energy: BNOCL to install 30,000 PV systems over next decade

In light of the government’s announced plan for Barbados to become 100 per cent energy efficient by 2030, the chairman said, BNOCL’s Board decided they had to play their part in helping the country reach its goal, even though they are in the oil business.
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Standard & Poor's raises its long- and short-term foreign currency ratings on Barbados.

On Dec. 11, Barbados exchanged approximately US$531 million in new 2029 bonds and US$32 million in past due interest bonds to holders of its U.S. dollar bonds that had been in default since 2018, resulting in S&P raising the ratings six notches.
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Colombian group to buy 67% stake in CIBC FirstCaribbean

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce is reducing its exposure to a company that has lost US$1.6 billion in value since 2006, according to a recent report by Bloomberg news.
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King advises Barbados to follow the Jamaica“template"

Despite the pain it felt on having its Barbados government portfolio revised downwards, Scotiabank has encouraged the government to “stay the course.”
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Scotiabank renews its commitment to the region

Brendan King, Scotiabank’s senior vice president for international banking, was in Barbados recently to personally deliver the bank’s ongoing commitment to Barbados.
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Management training underway for public officers

According to Director of the Learning and Development Directorate Fay-Marie Browne, the programme will expose the selected public officers to a wide range of current management techniques and practices.
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Barbados reaches deal on foreign debt with creditors' group

The Government of Barbados and the Barbados External Creditor Committee said on October 18 that they had reached an agreement in principle to exchange some of the Government’s U.S. dollar-denominated debt for new bonds to be issued by Barbados.