Symmonds’ defends COVID-19 directives but has concerns about penalties – Barbados Today


The COVID-19 emergency directive is in no way designed to criminalize shop owners, Minister of Small Business Kerrie Symmonds insisted Friday amid a barrage of criticism of lawmakers and magistrates following the death of shopkeeper Hamenauth Sarendranauth who had been jailed for breaching the protocols. Symmonds however acknowledged that as a “member of the public” […]
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Government touts housing ‘HOPE’ - Barbados Today

Over 700 hurricane resilient houses, fitted with photovoltaic (PV) systems are to built by Government over the next 12 months, as its Home Ownership Programme launched Friday was billed by the Prime Minister as being top of her administration’s agenda to help citizens and their families through easy access to […]