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Barbuda:

see Antigua and BarbudaAntigua and Barbuda
, independent Commonwealth nation (2015 est. pop. 100,000), 171 sq mi (442 sq km), West Indies, in the Leeward Islands. It consists of the island of Antigua (108 sq mi/280 sq km) and two smaller islands, the more sparsely populated Barbuda (62 sq mi/161 sq
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Barbuda

a coral island in the E Caribbean, in the Leeward Islands: part of the independent state of Antigua and Barbuda. Area: 160 sq. km (62 sq. miles)
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She said: "The people of Antigua and Barbuda love the music of Sir Cliff and I'm not surprised he is getting his own stamp.
The isle, with a population of only 1,200, has just one one town, Codrington, where a local said last night: "Employment for people on Barbuda is scarce, so it is important for those people who have a good job to keep it.
As soon as the banking authorities of Antigua and Barbuda were alerted by the legal representatives of Davos, an investigation and inquire was opened on the illegal business operations of these former officials, a speedy resolution of this legal situation is expected.
He also held a press conference, during which he stressed that it was crucial for middle-income countries such as Antigua and Barbuda to have access to innovative forms of funding, assistance, concessional loans and new bonds, when faced with external shocks of such magnitude.
The communication has been disrupted totally after winds snapped a cell tower in two on the island and the Barbuda residents are living under harsh conditions with no water supply and electricity.
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His island tour will mark the 50th anniversary of independence for Barbados, the 50th anniversary of independence for Guyana, and the 35th anniversary of independence for Antigua and Barbuda.
Antigua and Barbuda is a member of the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force (CFATF), a FATF-style regional body.
During the visit the scouts were hosted at receptions by the Governor of Anguilla and the Governors General of St Kitts and Nevis and Antigua and Barbuda.
Bulgariaas government on Wednesday gave the green light to Antigua and Barbuda to open a honorary consulate in Sofia.
The Cabinet agreed that an airport hotel will be developed on the site, and the Cabinet further agreed that nationals of Antigua & Barbuda will be invited to invest in this project.