Health advocate zeroes in on ministers ‘lukewarm’ stance on nutrition label – Barbados Today


As Caribbean Community (CARICOM) states begin voting to adopt a new regional standard for the labelling of prepackaged foods, a prominent health advocate has called on regional trade ministers to back the standard. Renowned cardiologist Sir Trevor Hassell,  the head of the Healthy Caribbean Coalition (HCC), said nutrition labelling is necessary as the Caribbean continues […]
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Walters knocks lack of effort in International Business sector - Barbados Today

Government has been accused of not fully “exploring” the International Business sector that has the potential to provide the economic growth needed at this time. This is according to the Democratic Labour Party’s (DLP) First Vice-President Ryan Walters, who said there were “innovative ways to create jobs in the sector […]