Prime Minister’s Office, Bridgetown, Barbados.

10th November 2016   










  Prime Minister

of Barbados the Hon. Freundel Stuart

CONGRATULATES

U.S. PRESIDENT-ELECT DONALD TRUMP


        Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has congratulated President-Elect of the United States of America (USA), Donald Trump, on his recent victory at the polls in the elections.

       In correspondence sent to Mr. Trump, Mr. Stuart said: “The people of the United States of America have voted for your agenda for change and entrusted you with the very important mandate of advancing their economic and social aspirations.”

      He noted that Barbados was committed to building on its longstanding relationship with the United States of America in every sphere of engagement. “My Government and I look forward to working closely with you and the members of your administration on initiatives of mutual interest to our countries, especially pertaining to climate change, energy security, general security matters, sustainable development and the enhancement of trade relations,” Mr. Stuart stressed.

     He pointed out that Barbados stood ready to partner with the USA within regional and multilateral fora on issues related to shared concerns, to the advancement and progress of their people.

      The Prime Minister offered Mr. Trump his very best wishes as he seeks to realise the ambitions that he enunciated for the growth and development of the United States of America. (SA/BGIS)