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Tag Archives: loans

  1. CDB lends USD $75 million to Barbados to support economic reform and social protection

    The Board of Directors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) approved a loan of USD75 million to assist the Barbadian Government’s reform programme. The policy-based loan will support the restoration of macroeconomic stability and place the economy on a path of strong, sustainable and inclusive growth, while safeguarding the financial and social sectors. The operation […]

    December 24, 2019Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  2. Entrepreneurship Fund for women and youth launched by Nevis Island Administration

    An Entrepreneurship Fund has been launched by the Ministry of Finance in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA), with the hope of encouraging more women and youth participation. “It is my privilege and honour to announce that we are now at the final stages of establishing what we have called Entrepreneurship Fund. We had spoken about […]

    November 26, 2019PoliticalNo comments
  3. BOARD APPOINTED TO THE BARBADOS TRUST FUND LIMITED

    The Trust Loan Unit has been renamed the Barbados Trust Fund Limited (BTFL), and with it has come the appointment of a Board of Directors. The Chairman of the Board is Ambassador Dr. Clyde Mascoll, while the other members are: Dr. Jonathan Lashley, Dwayne Grazette, Lynda Goodridge, Trudy Symmonds, and Charles Parris. The Permanent Secretary […]

    July 12, 2019PoliticalNo comments
  4. The #bebrilliant Sidewalk Blitz was #SigniaGloberrific! Hero Of The Day…

    Fun was to be had at SigniaGlobe’s Hastings headquarters in Christ Church on Friday Afternoon at Shirley House diagonally opposite the SocCo Hotel, when pedestrians and motorists had a chance at really cool prizes and an opportunity to meet the Signia Team… The Hero of the Day was the dude who made those Free SigniaGlobe […]

    April 7, 2019Culture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  5. The #bebrilliant Sidewalk Blitz was #SigniaGloberrific! Snow Cones in SigniaGlobe colours were handed to thirsty motorists…

    People driving through Hastings on Friday got a chance at really cool prizes and an opportunity to meet the Signia Team… Passengers and Pedestrians were treated to either Water Bottles, Umbrellas, Mugs or SigniaGlobe Snow Cones! Free!! Plus if you’re getting a vehicle this month? The purchase includes a Gas Voucher (while stocks last)…

    April 7, 2019Culture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  6. CIBC FIRSTCARIBBEAN HELPS A MICRO-BUSINESS

    In 2017, Aldrin Jordan was selling newspapers and LPG gas from a shed along Thorpe’s Main Road in St. James. Today, he is operating what he described as a community hardware from a building located over the other side of the road from his former station. The move to what now proudly wears the signage, […]

    March 25, 2019BusinessNo comments
  7. GOV’T PLANS TO STREAMLINE SMALL BUSINESS SERVICES TO EMPOWER ENTREPRENEURS & HELP THOSE RETRENCHED BY DEBT RESTRUCTURING

    The Ministry of Commerce, Entrepreneurship and Small Business is looking to finalise efforts in ensuring Barbados not only becomes an entrepreneurial hub but to provide a “hand-up” for those recently affected by right-sizing during debt restructuring retrenchments… Minister of that portfolio, Dwight Sutherland, addressed fellow MP’s, stakeholders and the media yesterday in the Harbour Industrial […]

    November 2, 2018Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  8. IMF EXECUTIVE BOARD APPROVES EXTENDED FUND FACILITY

    The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved the staff-level agreement on an Extended Fund Facility, which will give Barbados access to about US $290 million, over the next four years. He said the approval by the IMF’s Executive Board was a victory for the people of Barbados, who had been asked to […]

    October 2, 2018Business, FeaturedNo comments
  9. ANOTHER IMF TEAM COMING IN JULY

    Another team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will be in Barbados next month to begin negotiations with Government. Ms. Mottley told a press briefing at Government Headquarters: “The initial team was just a fact finding team. This team that comes now, from July 2 to 12, will actually be a negotiating team with the […]

    June 18, 2018Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  10. IDB PRESIDENT MEETING WITH PM MOTTLEY THIS WEEK

    Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley will meet this week with President of the Inter-American Development Bank, Luis Alberto Moreno. The Prime Minister said Mr. Moreno had expressed a willingness to stand “shoulder to shoulder” with Barbados during these difficult economic times. She said the IDB recognised that Barbados was “doing a difficult thing“, but was […]

    June 17, 2018PoliticalNo comments
  11. CIBC FIRSTCARIBBEAN LENDS ASSISTANCE THROUGH CHERRY TREE TRUST

    After several years working in the food and beverage industry along the West and South Coast of the island, Samantha Robinson felt she was ready to pursue her dream of opening her own eatery offering customers natural drinks, salads and wraps. Now, the mother of five has done just that plus added a competitive edge, […]

    June 17, 2018BusinessNo comments
  12. IDB $33 MILLION TO REPAVE BARBADIAN ROADS WILL GET UNDERWAY AFTER ALL

    The Inter American Development Bank loan to help alleviate potholes is finally set to get rolling. This was confirmed by the IDB’s Chief Operations Officer, Francisco Javier Urra in an exclusive interview with BajanReporter.com. He says the funds have been drawn down and a first tranche is to be disbursed, he explained why it took […]

    February 26, 2018Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  13. Holiday Loans and Auto Zone with Scotiabank Sky Mall: New Wheels, Build Your Business or Re-Decorate… November 12, 2017Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  14. Holiday Loans and Auto Zone with Scotiabank Sky Mall: Face Painting

    What would you do with an extra $10,000 for Christmas? Bajans were only too glad they went to Scotiabank’s Holiday Loans and Auto Zone at Sky Mall to explore their options. Scotiabank has mortgages including 3% cashback, auto loans and Scotia Plan loans plus financial advice! If you’re still searching, then the quest is over. […]

    November 12, 2017Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments
  15. Holiday Loans and Auto Zone with Scotiabank Sky Mall: Choice of Vehicles November 12, 2017Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  16. FirstCaribbean Auto Loan Fair: Attentive Staff with Important Tips… November 5, 2017Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  17. FirstCaribbean Auto Loan Fair: Karaoke Hits & Deejay made Bay St alive! November 5, 2017Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  18. FirstCaribbean Auto Loan Fair: Be it SUV, Sub-Compact or Sedan – all styles available! November 5, 2017Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  19. FirstCaribbean Auto Loan Fair: Easy Terms & Conditions November 5, 2017Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  20. Plight of Licorish Village Pt 1 – Santia Bradshaw, “$10 mil. Fund Access programme insufficient”

    Santia Bradshaw – Barbados Labour Party (BLP) parliamentary representative for St Michael South East feels it’s totally inadequate, Government’s 1st tranche of a $10 million disbursement to Fund Access – the agency charged with providing development finance for micro enterprises.

    March 19, 2017Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  21. Barbados to have more desalination plants, relief imminent for St Joseph residents

    It is not only St Joseph residents who will see remedies to their current plight of dry taps, the Water Resource Ministry vows to ensure all of Barbados has adequate water be it drought or flood. He was very firm in his assertion while St Joseph folk have a right to protest and call for […]

    September 12, 2016Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  22. EU signs agreement with St. Lucia to assist with infrastructure Reconstruction following Floods

    The work will be undertaken through indirect management by the World Bank and will be aligned to the US$68 million, Disaster Vulnerability Project, which the government of St. Lucia has been implementing. Ambassador Mikael Barfod commented: “This support demonstrates the EU’s commitment to the reconstruction of St. Lucia at a time with economic challenges for […]

    May 1, 2016Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  23. CDB launches programme to reform Education Sector in Belize

    The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) launched yesterday in Belize a programme that will build 35 new schools, benefitting 5,300 students at the pre-primary, primary and secondary education levels. The Belize Education Sector Reform Programme focuses on providing children across the country with equitable access to a quality basic education, with a goal of increasing enrolment […]

    January 31, 2016Education, FeaturedNo comments
  24. Scotiabank’s Auto Event – 84 Months Repayment: Great Loan Rates & Massive insurance savings!

    Many customers came to ask for the specials which were on offer… Sure you’ll pass by the next time it’s available!

    January 31, 2016Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  25. Scotiabank’s Auto Event – Up To 100% Financing (Conditions Apply)!

    The diligent and assertive Extra Sales Department over the weekend…

    January 31, 2016Business, Photo GalleryNo comments