Welfare Dept changes tack amid mounting pleas for help – Barbados Today


Increasing applications to the Welfare Department are pushing management of the state-run agency to adjust in an environment where face-to-face consultation is discouraged. Chief Welfare Officer Deborah Norville revealed that online applications have tripled in just a week as the department embraces technology to improve efficiency and ease the strain on its already backed-up telephone […]
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Credit unions back off from bricks-and-mortar idea - Barbados Today

The proposed establishment of a locally-owned cooperative bank for Barbados may be off the table. President of the Barbados Cooperative & Credit Union League (BCCUL) Hally Haynes has said that certain developments in the financial services sectors in recent years are pointing the movement towards a digital operation instead of […]