July 29, 2009

6 000 seeking status

Reprinted from the Nation News

THERE IS A BACKLOG OF UP TO 6 000 Caribbean nationals seeking immigrant status in Barbados.

And to clear up the backlog, up to five review panels will have to be established.

This was revealed last night by Prime Minister David Thompson during a nationally televised Press conference from his official residence, Ilaro Court.

According to Thompson, the backlog was largely the fault of the previous Owen Arthur Administration which had failed to take decisive measures to address the issue. Read full article here

July 29th, 09

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