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Tag Archives: savings

  1. Prime Minister To Participate In Meetings On B.O.S.S.

    Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley will participate in a series of meetings, being hosted by the trade union movement, to sensitize public officers and employees of state-owned enterprises about the Barbados Optional Savings Scheme (BOSS). Public officers and employees of state-owned enterprises (SOEs) are invited to the four meetings, which will be held on Tuesday, […]

    June 1, 2020Breaking News, Business, Video GalleryNo comments
  2. Fortress Fund Managers reports 2019 a good year for investors so far

    A leading fund manager, Fortress Fund Managers, is reporting that 2019 has been a good year for investors so far, with its equity investments holding steady and bonds showing some gains at the end of its third quarter, in spite of “a noisy summer” in the investment world which pushed markets “alternately up and down”. […]

    November 19, 2019BusinessNo comments
  3. COMMERCIAL BANKS MAY BE DRIVING CLIENTS TO PRIVATE INVESTMENT FIRMS

    A local investment bureau has seen a rise in subscribers after the decision by commercial banks to reduce interest on personal savings accounts… Ms Nunes says the change in financial habits has been noticeable for the last 24 months; – Meanwhile Royal Fidelity has not actively sought an audience with the Mia Mottley Government on […]

    September 24, 2018Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  4. PETROLEUM PRICES TO DROP MIDNIGHT, OCTOBER 11th

    Barbadians will pay less for gasoline, diesel and kerosene, effective midnight Sunday, October 11. According to the Division of Energy, this adjustment in retail prices is due solely to an adjustment in the CIF (cost, insurance and freight) of these refined products. (JS/BGIS)

    October 12, 2015BusinessNo comments
  5. LIFE’S A BREEZE (Dramedy – 2014) One Man’s Trash is a Mother’s Treasure… “A funny, charming and touching comedy”

    LIFE’S A BREEZE follows a family struggling to stay afloat and stay together through hard times in Ireland. Unemployed slacker Colm (Pat Shortt), his aging mother Nan (Fionnula Flanagan) and his niece Emma (Kelly Thornton) must overcome their many differences to lead their family in a race against time to find a lost fortune.

    August 14, 2014Cinema, Culture, Video GalleryNo comments
  6. GUARDIAN GROUP LAUNCHES A NEW PRODUCT IN THE INSURANCE MARKET – THE INDIVIDUAL PERSONAL INVESTOR

    Guardian Group announced the launch of its newest product the Individual Personal Investor (IPI) at a press conference at its offices in Collymore Rock on Thursday morning. The product is set against the background knowledge of an increasing life expectancy at birth for the Barbadian populous. At present, the total life expectancy for Barbados according to […]

    June 20, 2014BusinessNo comments
  7. For Anything Life Throws at You… May 3, 2014Education, Photo GalleryNo comments
  8. “Is China Enough?” By Jose Luis Machinea – Copyright: Project Syndicate, 2013

    For many countries in Latin America, demand from China has been essential to maintaining high GDP growth rates over the last decade. But will Chinese demand for commodities be enough to sustain high prices for the region’s exports in the coming years? During the last two decades, four factors combined to generate a sharp increase […]

    January 26, 2013Business, TravelNo comments