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President of the NUPW, Akanni McDowall (centre), sits with Senator the Hon. Patrick Todd, Minister of State in the Prime Minister’s Office and Roslyn Smith, General Secretary of the National Union of Public Workers, during Thursday night’s opening.

Workers’ Union makes significant achievements

President of the NUPW, Akanni McDowall, has maintained through his presidency with the assistance of the General Secretary and the executive that there have been significant achievements made for i

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Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to Barbados, Wang Ke, and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Maxine McClean (right) signing the documents that would lead to visa free travel between Barbados and China.

Visa-free travel between Barbados and China soon

Travel between Barbados and China will soon become much easier as the two countries signed off on a reciprocal Visa Waiver Agreement that would include holders of ordinary passports.


There will be a major shift in focus with regard to the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre (LESC) – from primarily a conference facility to one that allows for the renting of office space and the accom


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