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‘Not a done deal’

Not all work permits are granted. That was made clear by both Minister of Home Affairs Wilfred Abrahams and Minister of Labour Colin Jordan. Abrahams, under...

Declining population a cause for concern

Minister of Labour Colin Jordan says the Government of Barbados is worried about the dwindling population rate in the country. This was among the points...

Changes to pension and NIS

Minister of Labour and Social Security Colin Jordan has announced that the pensionable age of 67 will be increased to 67.5 years old in...

ILO Convention on workplace violence and harassment ratified

Barbados ratified the International Labour Organisation’s (ILO) Violence and Harassment Convention, 2019, becoming the second Caribbean country to do so. Minister of Labour, Social Security,...

Pay up or else!

Companies that fail to adhere to the ruling of the Employment Rights Tribunal (ERT), refusing to pay employees the sums adjudged to be owed...

Changes to Act in works, says Jordan

Amendments to the Safety and Health at Work (ShaW) Act are in the works. Minister of Labour Colin Jordan gave that assurance on Friday and...