Focus on building skills for emerging economy

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Training officials are insisting that technical and vocational training will play a major role in transforming the Barbados economy. However, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Labour Alyson Forte has insisted that the training should be demand driven and training institutions will be required to make the necessary changes. “When […]

Focus on building skills for emerging economy

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Training officials are insisting that technical and vocational training will play a major role in transforming the Barbados economy. However, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Labour Alyson Forte has insisted that the training should be demand driven and training institutions will be required to make the necessary changes. “When […]

Focus on building skills for emerging economy

admin

Training officials are insisting that technical and vocational training will play a major role in transforming the Barbados economy. However, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Labour Alyson Forte has insisted that the training should be demand driven and training institutions will be required to make the necessary changes. “When […]

Focus on building skills for emerging economy

admin

Training officials are insisting that technical and vocational training will play a major role in transforming the Barbados economy. However, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Labour Alyson Forte has insisted that the training should be demand driven and training institutions will be required to make the necessary changes. “When […]

‘Clear’ sight

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Returning nationals based in Barbados are eagerly anticipating next year’s We Gatherin’ Vision 2020 celebrations and are predicting tremendous success in reconnecting dozens in the diaspora with their homeland. But economic uncertainty over ongoing Brexit negotiations has threatened to slash the spending power of those living and working in Britain […]

‘Clear’ sight

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Returning nationals based in Barbados are eagerly anticipating next year’s We Gatherin’ Vision 2020 celebrations and are predicting tremendous success in reconnecting dozens in the diaspora with their homeland. But economic uncertainty over ongoing Brexit negotiations has threatened to slash the spending power of those living and working in Britain […]

No economic gains for poor

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Despite the positive economic outlook presented in the Central Bank’s third quarter financial report, an outspoken labour leader says the gloomy realities of working-class citizens paint a totally different picture. According to General Secretary of the Unity Workers’ Union Caswell Franklyn heavy taxation policies and inconsistent payment for dozens of […]

No economic gains for poor

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Despite the positive economic outlook presented in the Central Bank’s third quarter financial report, an outspoken labour leader says the gloomy realities of working-class citizens paint a totally different picture. According to General Secretary of the Unity Workers’ Union Caswell Franklyn heavy taxation policies and inconsistent payment for dozens of […]

Dry bump

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The drought may well have gone from bad to worse, as weather forecasters record a continuing a dramatic slump in rainfall. Figures from the Barbados Meteorological Services have revealed that the amount of rainfall for the year is 15 inches less than the 30-year average, posing a threat to water […]

Dry bump

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The drought may well have gone from bad to worse, as weather forecasters record a continuing a dramatic slump in rainfall. Figures from the Barbados Meteorological Services have revealed that the amount of rainfall for the year is 15 inches less than the 30-year average, posing a threat to water […]