Barbados. According to
Countryaah official site, Prime Minister Freundel Stuart objected to
allegations that Barbados constitutes a tax haven, made in
conjunction with a G20 summit in November. French President
Nicolas Sarkozy said that the island nation is one of eleven
countries that the outside world should avoid contact with.
A $ 70 million loan from the Inter-American Development
Bank (IDB) was secured for a commitment to renewable energy
from, among other things. wind, water and biomass. Energy
saving measures were also included in the plan, which aimed
to reduce the large dependence on imported fossil fuels.