Barbados

Press Release No.19/172 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 17, 2019 IMF Reaches Staff Level Agreement on the First Review of Barbados’ Economic Program under the Extended Fund Facility 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…

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From mid-night May 5 consumers in Barbados paid more for gasoline. The retail price of gasoline increased from $3.82 BDS per litre to $3.88, 6 cents / 1.6% more. The retail price of diesel did not change ($3.08). (Source: Barbados Government Information Service). For May 2019, the difference in price between a litre of gasoline…

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Based on the data I collected (via media reports), there have been at least five deaths associated with violence for the month of February 2019. The table below lists six individuals, however, Kadeem Ifill’s death – highlighted in yellow – involved the local authorities, as such, I did not include him in my count.

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