UPDATE: Schoolboy stabbed to death

A minor is in police custody after the stabbing death of a 16-year-old schoolboy at the Frederick Smith Secondary School today. Our Akeel Lovell reports. President of the Barbados Secondary Teachers Union, Mary-Ann Redman, says it’s a shocking wake up call for those within schools who have been reluctant to face up to the magnitude […]

IMF says Barbados’ economy on track

The International Monetary Fund has congratulated Barbados on its efforts to stabilize the economy saying the Barbados Economic Recovery and Transformation (BERT) Programme is on track. This assessment came as Barbados’ Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley and Deputy Managing Director of the IMF Tao Zhang met to discuss the country’s economic position with the implementation […]