Press Conference on Barbados' Current Economic Performance

Author(s): Central Bank Of Barbados

Created 09 May, 2017
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The latest review of the Barbados economy revealed that the Barbados economy grew by approximately 2% in the first quarter of 2017. Foreign reserves rose to $705.4 million but remain below the benchmark of 12 weeks. Overall, the Barbados economy has recorded gains in addressing some of its economic issues, but challenges remain.

 

 

After publishing the review, Acting Governor, Cleviston Haynes spoke with the media about Barbados' economic performance in the first quarter of 2017.

 



Review of Barbados' Economic Performance for the First Quarter of 2017.pdf (969.1 KB)
Press Conference on Barbados' Economic Performance - First Quarter of 2017.mp3 (23.15 MB)
CBB Review of Barbados Economic Performance - 1st Quarter 2017-High.mp3 (11.07 MB)
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