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St. Peter MP and Minister of Labour and Social Partnership Relations, Colin Jordan, who is also the coordinator of the State Funeral (right) chatting with members of various groups during rehearsals earlier this week.

Farewell preparations in progress for state funeral

Preparations for the final farewell to Prime Minister the Right Honorable Professor Owen Arthur are proceeding at rapid pace as the state funeral is set for tomorrow, Friday August 14, 2020.

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Minister of Maritime Affairs and the Blue Economy, Kirk Humphrey.

Blue Economy has potential

Given the vast coastal and marine space in the region, the Blue Economy has the potential to be a key driver of sustainable, much-needed recovery efforts, in both Barbados and the wider Caribbean.

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Peter Griffith, Chairman of Ember Investment Corporation, delivering remarks yesterday.

Chapel on Mount Pleasant opened

THE chapel and offices at the Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens were official opened yesterday and Peter Griffith, Chairman of Ember Investment Corporation, the company responsible for that cemetery,

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Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley unveils the plaque after opening the chapel and offices at the Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens while Peter Griffith, Chairman of Ember Investment Corporation (left); St. Peter MP, Colin Jordan; and St. James North MP, Edmund Hinkson (right), look on.

PM: TAKE BETTER CARE OF CEMETERIES

Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley wants to see a national project established to facilitate the beautification and upkeep of public cemeteries in this country.

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