CEIS Focal Point Office

Mr. Mark Millar
Ministry of Finance,Economic Affairs
and Energy
SP Musson Building, 1st Floor Hinck Street
Bridgetown, Barbados
Work: 246-427-9806
Fax: 246-436-6004

News for Barbados

C’bean Braces For Worsening Drought As Dry Season Nears

September 23, 2015       SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The most severe drought to hit the Caribbean in recent years is expected to worsen despite rains from tropical storms that have replenished some reservoirs. Forecasters say El Nino phenomenon is gathering strength and will continue to warm...

Clean Up Barbados 2015 Hailed a Success

September 20, 2015       The Future Centre Trust (FCT) is hailing yesterday’s Clean Up Barbados a success. According to the FACT, 27 teams turned up for the event, and collected over 4,000 pounds of garbage and 1500 pounds of recyclable material. “It was great to see how committed...

Divi Little Bay Beach Resort Goes Solar

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten, Sept. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/—Divi Little Bay Beach Resort has found another benefit to the sunny weather in theCaribbean islands; the resort now utilizes the power of the sun to provide energy for its property.  The installation of a 157kW solar electricity system was recently completed on the...