Tag Archives: blue economy

  1. Ministry of Maritime Affairs to reopen Fish Markets Across Barbados

    Fish markets across the island will resume operations effective Monday 1st March 2021 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 pm Mondays thru Saturdays, while closed on Sundays. The Ministry of Maritime Affairs and the Blue Economy welcomes back the fishing community and would wish to remind everyone to please follow the COVID-19 protocols as directed.

    February 28, 2021Agriculture, Breaking News, FeaturedNo comments
  2. Harvesting Sargassum – A Multi-Departmental opportunity, not an oceanic challenge

    It’s that time of year when Barbadians must not only be on guard for the weather, but look to an annual challenge along its shores – Sargassum seaweed. Now the Ministry of Maritime Affairs and the Blue Economy is spearheading the cause with a multi-departmental alliance in bringing the challenge to bear.   View this […]

    July 11, 2020Breaking News, Featured, NatureNo comments
  3. Guyana Poised to Become the ‘Dubai of the Caribbean’

    Guyana is poised to become the Dubai of the Caribbean if revenues to be derived from its newly discovered oil reserves are effectively managed and prudently invested and the potential for large scale agribusiness, tourism and infrastructure development is aggressively pursued. That was the message delivered by President of the Guyanese American Chamber of Commerce […]

    June 3, 2018Business1 comment
  4. Caribbean Shipping Executives focused on disaster resilience & world trade at CSEC 2018

    Being staged within weeks of the 2018 Atlantic Hurricane Season, the Caribbean Shipping Executives’ Conference (CSEC) got underway at the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina this morning with a strong focus on disaster resilience and world trade. In his opening address, David Jean-Marie, President of the Caribbean Shipping Association (CSA), noted the third day is dedicated […]

    June 3, 2018NatureNo comments