Press Release No.18/460 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 7, 2018 IMF Staff Concludes Visit to Barbados End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff and do not necessarily represent the views of the…

Read More IMF PR – IMF Staff Concludes Visit to Barbados

Press Release No. 18/459 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 7, 2018 IMF Staff Concludes Visit to Jamaica End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff and do not necessarily represent the views of…

Read More IMF PR – IMF Staff Concludes Visit to Jamaica

Full text of Dr. Delisle Worrell – former Governor of the Central Bank of Barbados – December 2018 newsletter: The Threat of Barbados Dollar Devaluation Remains Prime Minister Mottley’s unprecedented achievement in securing financial support from the IMF, the Interamerican Development Bank and the Caribbean Development Bank, has averted an imminent threat of devaluation. However,…

Read More DeLisle Worrell: The Threat of Barbados Dollar Devaluation Remains

Preliminary Report Magnitude 4.5 Date-Time 10 Nov 2018 16:25:45 UTC 10 Nov 2018 12:25:45 near epicenter 10 Nov 2018 12:25:45 standard time in your timezone Location 17.600N 61.122W Depth 21 km Distances 74 km (46 miles) E (93 degrees) of Codrington, Barbuda, Antigua & Barbuda 75 km (46 miles) E (100 degrees) of Codrington, Barbuda…

Read More Magnitude 4.5 Earthquake – Leeward Islands