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  1. SOL Banyans recovers after Freak Accident

    Christmas weekend was quiet for most Bajans until approximately around 11pm Sunday night, when a customer lost control of their vehicle and collided into the plate glass showcase of Sol Banyans on Bay Street. Sol Team is completing all details to resume full operations. Meanwhile, all gas pumps are fully operational.

    December 29, 2015OddityNo comments
  2. Zika virus confirmed in Martinique

    The mosquito-borne Zika virus is getting closer to Barbados with nearby French island, Martinique, becoming the latest Caribbean country to report confirmed cases. That island is the 11th country in the region to confirm the disease, and 12th to confirm local transmission. Last month CARPHA confirmed five cases of Zika in Suriname. Transmission of the […]

    December 28, 2015HealthNo comments
  3. This Is The Year That Was – 2015 belongs to Quality Service & ex-Missing Person(s), plus Bajans abroad and more…

    The Bajan Reporter came into being on 23rd December nine years ago – today we reflect on 2015 and what was hot at this popular web locale… 2015 will be special for many for many reasons – regular readers are aware at Bajan Reporter the statistics for year-enders is based on shares from Facebook, up […]

    December 27, 2015Editorial, OddityNo comments
  4. Female entrepreneurs join forces to create web-based social dining platform, Isle&Dine

    Three female entrepreneurs have joined forces to create a new web-based platform that will bring chefs and cooks together with people from across the Caribbean and the world for shared dining experiences. Isle&Dine is a technology platform where customers will book and purchase dining experiences hosted by home cooks and chefs who prepare authentic local […]

    December 26, 2015TechnologyNo comments
  5. Season’s Greetings from the Barbados Association of Retired Persons (BARP)

    The season of love, happiness, and peace is once again with us. The Board of Directors, Management, Staff and Volunteers of the Barbados Association of Retired Persons take this opportunity to extend warm Holiday Greetings to all of our members and friends in Barbados, the region and beyond. The year 2015 was a vibrant and […]

    December 26, 2015Business, FeaturedNo comments
  6. Christmas Message – Mia Amor Mottley Q.C., M.P. & Leader of the Opposition

    “For unto us a Child is born; unto us a Son is given….” (Isa 9:6) These words spoken by the prophet of old, Isaiah not only foretold the birth of the Christ Child but also underscored the inherent principle of our faith, for which we reflect on and celebrate during the Christmas season. The fact […]

    December 26, 2015PoliticalNo comments

    The first thirty of these deserving children from the Charles F. Broome Special Unit received their shoes as part of an enjoyable and exciting visit to Payless ShoeSource, at Sheraton Centre. The day was complete when, after selecting their new shoes, the children were treated to lunch and a movie at the Olympus Theatres. “We […]

    December 26, 2015FashionNo comments

    HBO has been nominated in multiple categories for the 73rd annual Golden Globe® Awards, receiving 7 nominations for its exclusive original content. The announcement was made today in Los Angeles, California, USA. Show Me a Hero, the original mini-series directed by David Simon (creator of HBO’s The Wire), was nominated for Best Actor in a […]

    December 26, 2015CinemaNo comments
  9. Flow offers support to BCS and HIV/AIDS Commission

    For the second successive year, the Barbados Cancer Society and the National HIV/AIDS Commission have benefitted from more than $10,000 in support from telecoms provider, Flow. As part of the company’s ‘Let Christmas Flow‘ initiative, the funds were recently presented to Dr. Dorothy Cooke-Johnson, honorary secretary of the Barbados Cancer Society, and Stacia Whittaker, community […]

    December 26, 2015Featured, HealthNo comments

    Fellow Barbadians, I am always pleased to greet you at Christmas time as we all reflect upon and celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ about two thousand years ago. Old and familiar though the Christmas story is, it loses none of its original freshness in the telling from year to year. A virgin, Mary by […]

    December 26, 2015Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  11. CHRISTMAS MESSAGE: Congress of Trade Unions and Staff Associations of Barbados – CTUSAB

    As tradition has it, the Christmas season is the time of year when billions of people around the world celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. The annual celebration which dates back some 4000 years is known to be both a religious and cultural festival. It is to be acknowledged that this is a high point […]

    December 26, 2015BusinessNo comments
  12. Institute of Chartered Accountants of Barbados (ICAB) DONATES FUNDS TO THE Q.E.H

    The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Barbados (ICAB) continues to exercise good corporate citizenry with the presentation of a cheque for $25 000 to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital recently. The funds, which will go towards the purchase of vital signs monitors, cardiac monitors and ventilators, was presented to the Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Dexter James, […]

    December 26, 2015HealthNo comments
  13. Liat wishes Season’s Greetings & wonderful 2016… New Year’s Resolution? No more bickering with Richard Branson

    Dear Friends, I would like to take this opportunity to wish you and your family Happy Christmas and much success in 2016. Thank you for all your support this year and I look forward to working with you in the coming year.

    December 26, 2015Photo Gallery, TravelNo comments
  14. Merry Christmas from Headline Entertainment

    Season’s greetings to you and yours! Headline Entertainment / 876-754-1526

    December 26, 2015Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  15. Thank you for your Partnership: CoESL for 2016

    Dear Partners, Entrepreneurs, Entrepreneurial People and Well-wishers; A happy and holy Christmas and Abundance for 2016.

    December 26, 2015Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  16. Geeking’s Greetings from AnimeKon!

    Happy Holidays from Team AnimeKon!

    December 26, 2015Books, Photo GalleryNo comments
  17. Seasons Greetings, MMXV A.D. (Be safe in 2016)

    The RS team would like to wish their customers and associates a Merry Christmas and a very prosperous New Year. We look forward to serving you in 2016 and beyond.

    December 26, 2015Photo Gallery, TechnologyNo comments
  18. Wanted man from Maxwell captured

    Now assisting in police custody with several criminal matters, is wanted man Romel Jamar Allder. Police listed him among their most wanted since Tuesday 8th December.

    December 22, 2015CrimeNo comments
  19. Japanese journalist found not guilty of defaming South Korea’s President

    The International Press Institute (IPI) welcomes today’s Seoul Central District Court’s verdict that acquits former Sankei Shimbun Seoul bureau chief Tatsuya Kato of defaming President Park Geun-hye. Nonetheless, IPI reminds South Korean authorities that criminalising defamation falls dramatically short of international legal standards and has a chilling effect on journalists. “IPI welcomes Mr. Kato’s acquittal […]

    December 22, 2015Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  20. Important customers given tribute by Cave Shepherd’s Card Services staff

    Alison Browne-Ellis, the Director of Card Services spoke shortly before presenting hampers to six of Cave Shepherd’s trusted clients who needed a pick me up this Christmas. She explained in addition to another supermarket, card users also have another choice of petrol station to use with their same department store card;- The director went on […]

    December 22, 2015Business, FeaturedNo comments
  21. Barbados’ Opposition vow to do better in 2016

    Despite a reduction of two seats in the Opposition from 14 to now 12, the Barbados Labour Party pledged supporters renewed vigour for the new year. Owen Arthur left the party in 2014 and chose to sit out his term as an independent after ongoing leadership challenges with Mia Mottley. In late November, the party’s […]

    December 22, 2015PoliticalNo comments
  22. Prison Fellowship has gifts for 400 children with Scotiabank’s help

    Between 300 to 400 children will be having a brighter Christmas thanks to the Prison Fellowship and Scotiabank. For the 11th year in a row, Scotiabank is working with Brother Thomas Watts who spearheads the gift drive to make sure children do not suffer from the misdeeds of their parents. Manager of the Rockley branch, […]

    December 20, 2015Culture, FeaturedNo comments

    Based on its recent analysis of the data communications services market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes C&W Business, part of C&W Communications, with the 2015 Central American and Caribbean Frost & Sullivan Award for Company of the Year. In an environment where technological change is rapid and constant, and businesses require specialized support to address specific […]

    December 20, 2015BusinessNo comments
  24. Barbados Museum looking to attract online guests

    The Barbados Museum is becoming 21st Century compliant and improving their website drastically. He explained how many of the rooms in reality will be viewable via the world wide web;- The Museum President added how in February there is another fundraiser as a prelude for the Walled Garden Theatre’s completion in August next year;-

    December 20, 2015Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  25. British Yachties on the hunt for nautical Bajans

    The date is yet to be finalized for when racing yacht Ms Barbados surfs along the East Coast of Barbados while one of the island’s top drivers will be zipping along dirt roads just to see who can “get round first“. Every January in honour of Barbados’ father of Independence, the Right Excellent Errol Walton […]

    December 20, 2015Featured, SailingNo comments