Barbados

From mid-night October 7 (October 8) consumers paid less for gasoline and more for diesel. The retail price of gasoline dropped from $3.91 BDS per litre to $3.89, a decrease of two cents, or -0.5%. Diesel increased from $3.14 BDS per litre to $3.20, an increase of six cents, or +1.9% (Source: Barbados Government Information…

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Full text of Dr. Delisle Worrell – former Governor of the Central Bank of Barbados – October 2018 newsletter: There is a Second Opinion on the Health of the Barbadian Economy In November last year I published a diagnosis and prescription for the economy in The Barbados Economy: The Road to Prosperity, which you may…

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Press Release No. 18/370 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 1, 2018 IMF Executive Board Approves US$290 Million Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility For Barbados The IMF supported program aims to help Barbados: restore debt sustainability, strengthen the external position, and improve growth prospects. Approval of the program allows for the immediate disbursement of about…

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563 WTNT34 KNHC 112032 TCPAT4 BULLETIN Tropical Storm Isaac Advisory Number 17 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL092018 500 PM AST Tue Sep 11 2018 …WARNINGS LIKELY TO BE ISSUED TONIGHT FOR ISAAC… SUMMARY OF 500 PM AST…2100 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————- LOCATION…14.6N 51.3W ABOUT 670 MI…1075 KM E OF THE LESSER ANTILLES MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…70…

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303 WTNT34 KNHC 110831 TCPAT4 BULLETIN Tropical Storm Isaac Advisory Number 15 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL092018 500 AM AST Tue Sep 11 2018 …ISAAC REMAINS A STRONG TROPICAL STORM OVER THE CENTRAL TROPICAL ATLANTIC… SUMMARY OF 500 AM AST…0900 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————- LOCATION…14.6N 48.1W ABOUT 880 MI…1420 KM E OF THE LESSER ANTILLES…

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