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Barbados realigns debt to protect its natural assets

Business Day 21 Sep 2022
It is a move that should free up about $50m over the next 15 years — money that will be used to expand official protections in Barbados’ coral reefs and other ocean environments, according to the Arlington, Virginia-based Nature Conservancy, which focuses on climate change and biodiversity protection.

Caribbean treated unfairly by global financial system

Metro USA 16 Sep 2022
And I say this because there has to be a fundamental injustice in a system that puts on a list not Luxemburg, not the US, not the UK but puts Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, Ghana, Barbados, all of which are put on a list not even because we were having substantive money laundering ...

'Give us a level playing field'

Jamaica Observer 16 Sep 2022
"There has to be a fundamental injustice in a system that puts on a list, not Luxembourg, not the United States, not the United Kingdom, but puts Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana, Barbados, all of which were put on a list, not even because we were having substantive money ...

Barbados PM makes impassioned plea on behalf of Caribbean

Jamaica Star 14 Sep 2022
WASHINGTON, Sept 14, CMCBarbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley Wednesday made an impassioned plea for the United States to reverse its decision regarding correspondent banking in the Caribbean telling US legislators not to allow “this to be recorded as unconscious bias.

The Queen and her ‘beloved’ Commonwealth: A look at the legacy she’s left

Metro UK 11 Sep 2022
Barbados removed the Queen as its head of state, finally ending ties with the country that legalised slavery on the island in 1661 on November 30 last year ... The Queen inspects a guard of honour as she arrives in Barbados in 1977 (Picture ... King Charles visited Barbados after the country became a republic but some activists thought it was ‘an insult’.

The rise of knotless braids

Indian Express 26 Aug 2022
UPSC Key-August 26, 2022 ... “I make more money braiding hair and have more creativity,” Louis said ... Her skill came in handy when she was a student majoring in economics at the University of the West Indies at Cave Hill in Barbados. “When I would get tired of eating ramen, I would braid an extra couple of heads just to make some money,” Charles said ... .

Fortress Fund Managers plants 100 trees for 25th anniversary

The Daily Herald 19 Aug 2022
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--Money may not grow on trees but for investment manager Fortress Fund Managers (FFM), there are distinct parallels between how money and trees grow ... The trailway is a paved pathway for pedestrians, runners and cyclists on lands of the former Barbados Railway ... ~ Barbados TODAY ~.

Barbados Resists Climate Colonialism in an Effort to Survive the Costs of Global Warming

ProPublica 27 Jul 2022
Barbados was out of money ... Mottley, the first woman to lead Barbados, had been working toward this conversation for nearly two years, consulting expert financial and legal advisers to develop a plan that would restructure the country’s soaring debts in a way that would free up money to invest in Barbados’ economy ... That, finally, would be big money.

Gabon and Togo admitted into Commonwealth group of nations

Beatrice Daily Sun 25 Jun 2022
By IGNATIUS SSUUNA - Associated Press. KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) — The African nations of Gabon and Togo have been admitted into the Commonwealth group of nations ... City clerks have recently stolen money from 17 Nebraska towns. Elizabeth is the head of state of 14 Commonwealth realms, but Barbados cut ties with the monarchy in November ... All rights reserved ... .

IMF prepared to help Caribbean region – Georgieva

Jamaica Observer 15 Jun 2022
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – The managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Kristalina Georgieva, says the Washington-based financial institution is prepared to increase its commitments to provide more support to Caribbean countries as regional economies seem heading into deeper balance of payments and fiscal deficits.

3 Withdrawal Rules You Need to Know About a Roth IRA

Mooresville Tribune 28 May 2022
Unlike a 401(k), your contributions to a Roth IRA are after-tax, so you get to reap the benefits on the back end after your money has had a chance to grow and compound tax-free (whereas your tax benefits for traditional IRAs are on the front end with a chance for deductions).

7 Surefire Investments You'll Thank Yourself for Later

Mooresville Tribune 28 May 2022
The Cambridge Dictionary defines "investment" as "the act of putting money, effort, time, etc. into something to make a profit or get an advantage, or the money, effort, time, etc ... This seems like a better definition than those that only reference money, as there are certainly other kinds of investments.

Will Smith predicted losing his career during hallucination before Oscars slap

The Advocate & Democrat 24 May 2022
"I'm drinking, I'm sitting there, and then, all of the sudden, it's like I start seeing all of my money flying away, and my house is flying away, and my career is gone away. "I'm like, 'Ugh!' And I'm trying to grab for my money and my career ... "Then slowly I stopped caring about my money, I just wanted to get to Willow I stopped caring about my house.

Vardy v Rooney: It’s all about the snobbery

Irish Independent 15 May 2022
No matter how much money or talent her husband had, or how that money had installed her in big houses and designer clothes and on the beaches of Barbados, every time Wayne Rooney misbehaved, Coleen was looked down on.While Victoria Beckham took her ‘Posh’ ...

Rwanda not ‘trading people’ on UK asylum deal – Kagame

Joy Online 23 Apr 2022
Under the deal, asylum seekers arriving in the UK on small boats will be relocated to Rwanda for processing and resettlement ... Mr Kagame – who was on a visit to Congo-Brazzaville, Jamaica, and Barbados when the deal was signed – said it would be a mistake to think Rwanda was just getting money for migrants ... .

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