February 2019

January 2019 saw nine murders taking place in Barbados. Five occurred in St. Michael, one in Christ Church and St. Thomas, and two in St. Lucy. Six victims were male, while the remaining three were female. The data was collected and compiled based on available media reports at the time. See below charts for additional…

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From mid-night February 17 consumers in Barbados paid less for gasoline and diesel. The retail price of gasoline fell from $3.60 BDS per litre to $3.56, 4 cents / 1.1% less. The retail price of diesel fell from $3.00 BDS per litre to $2.89, 11 cents / 3.7% less (Source: Barbados Government Information Service).

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Press Release No. 19/38 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 12, 2019 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…

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