This is a round up of the major news
storeies for the past month. For the most current news plus archives of Barbados news
stories please visit the Nation Newspaper's website online on the world wide web at: www.nationnews.com
David Thompson leader of the opposition DLP
(Democratic Labour Party) was re-elected as leader of that political party.
Health Minister Liz Thompson was fired by
Prime Minister Owen Arthur and was replaced by Philip Godard.
The Wharf Road in Bridetown re-opened after
its closing for repairs. In related news the Bridgetown rehablilitation program is in full
On Augast 24th the Prime Minister gave his
1999 Budget proposals.
More news next month....