January 29, 2023

Barbados faces a tax burden

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By George Alleyne From Caribbean Life In its 2017-2018 Budget, the Barbados government has opted for an internal solution to its debt crisis that is expect to cause widespread price increases, and effectively a devaluation of the dollar. Faced with continuously falling international credit ratings that make borrowing from abroad more expensive, and local agencies […]

The Editor Speaks: Court building – soon come or not come soon

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In the Chief Justice of the Cayman Islands, Anthony Smellie’s, 2017 Report he again brought up “this perennial subject of concern” – The Court Building. The Chief Justice seemed optimistic last year there would be start on such a project. In his speech last week he seemed less so. However, he pointed out the fast […]