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Monday, August 19, 2019

5 granted loans under government’s EDF initiative

Five local entrepreneurs were the first to receive loans from the government’s Entrepreneurial Development Fund (EDF). The fund, which was launched by Prime Minister Gaston...

Barbados still negotiating on LIAT

Prime Minister Mia Mottley has admitted that talks with Antigua and Barbuda regarding the sale of Barbados’ LIAT shares did not go as expected. Negotiators...

Government moving to avoid ‘messy court’ sessions over spectrum sharing

The Antigua and Barbuda government has expressed optimism that a solution could be reached soon in its efforts to have the state-owned Antigua Public...

Barbados AG mum on LIAT talks

Attorney General Dale Marshall is not substantiating reports of a LIAT share price divide between the Governments of Barbados and Antigua and Barbuda. “I am...

Antigua and Barbuda makes counter proposal regarding LIAT shares

The Antigua and Barbuda government says it is not aware that negotiations with Barbados had broken down regarding the sale of the shares of...

Barbados TODAY Editorial: Playing ‘chicken’ with LIAT

In economics game theory, the game of chicken typically involves two parties heading toward each other. The players continue on the same path, seemingly destined to...

Tian ditches FLOW for inet

APUA inet on Tuesday welcomed Soca King, Tian Winter, and popular DJ, Bruce ‘Supa Dymond’ Barthley to their family of brand ambassadors. The announcement by...

PM reports positive talks with Trinidad-based bank on sale of Scotia Bank branch

The Antigua and Barbuda government says it has received ‘positive” feedback to a proposal that would allow it to own at least 40 per...

Caribbean economist urges governments to reduce air fares

Director of Economics at the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), Justin Ram has slammed regional governments for the high cost of air travel and he...

Talks on selling LIAT shares open in Barbados

Negotiations began Tuesday between the governments of Barbados and Antigua and Barbuda over the takeover of Barbados’ majority ownership of island-hopping airline LIAT. Teams from...