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  1. Never be afraid to start small when you begin a Job

    Too many young Barbadians want to start their career as a Manager or Director, forgetting that the best leaders began as followers… The award winning bartender says his skill to vary between teetotal drinks and those with spirits only came be his being willing to start in the kitchen with menial tasks before he eventually […]

    April 26, 2016Business, FeaturedNo comments
  2. BTC to Provide Prepaid Electricity: Empowered to Manage Power Usage

    Metered and prepaid electricity will soon become a reality as the Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) has started testing the service in Spanish Wells, Eleuthera. Prepaid metering allows customers to better manage their electricity use and bills via BTC’s 4G LTE data network. BTC CEO Leon Williams said, “With this accomplishment, BTC will become the first […]

    April 24, 2016BusinessNo comments
  3. Sandals Foundation and DeRo Score in Barbados

    SANDALS Foundation and the DeRo United Foundation have proven to be a winning combination for positive social growth in Barbados. The two charitable entities recently completed a one week soccer camp at the Dover Playing Field which saw 53 children aged from 4-16 attend and leave renewed with improved football skills and life lessons to […]

    April 24, 2016FootballNo comments
  4. More corporate sponsorship for Women’s Cricket

    There is significant potential for growth in women’s cricket which needs more corporate sponsorship to aid in its development. This is the view of young West Indies Batter Kycia Knight. Knight made the comment following a presentation of gifts from Banks Beer to the Barbadian T-20 champion cricketers during a recent “Q” in the community […]

    April 24, 2016CricketNo comments
  5. Burgess charged with Theft of Cassava

    Police have arrested and charged Henderson Sylvester Burgess, 40 years of No Fixed Place of Abode with the offence of Theft with in relation to the theft of 15 lbs of cassava belonging to Carrington Estates Ltd. The Police were on duty along Halton Road, St Philip about 12:20 am on April 21, 2016 when […]

    April 24, 2016CrimeNo comments

    Rubis Caribbean investing millions with Barbados as it creates property and jobs as sustainable development. Mr Nicholls, originates from Colombia yet shares a popular Barbadian surname, in observing Rubis’ most recent milestones in St Vincent and Bermuda also revealed how his organisation has shown its confidence here by looking to move from their current locale […]

    April 24, 2016BusinessNo comments
  7. Couple charged with 6 year old’s Manslaughter, long after his death & autopsy

    Johann died on June 29, 2015 at the QEH after he was transported there by ambulance. Marshall and Gill are expected to appear at the District A Magistrates Court on Monday April 25, 2016. David Welch – ASP (Ag); Public Relations Officer

    April 24, 2016CrimeNo comments

    The Ministry responsible for Small Business Development is looking to establish a new policy framework shortly to help ease some of the financial burdens being faced by small and medium- sized businesses throughout the island. Mr. Inniss told attendees that he was aware of the challenges faced by the bank’s customers, as well as the […]

    April 24, 2016Business, FeaturedNo comments

    Police are requesting the assistance of the public in identifying the body of a man found floating off Bathsheba Beach, St. Joseph about 12 noon on April 23, 2016. Anyone who may have information of this person’s identity is asked to contact the District F Police Station at telephone number 433-1540 or Emergency number 211. […]

    April 24, 2016OddityNo comments
  10. Barbadian Entertainers join forces for Diabetic Benefit

    Diabetes affects 1 in 5 adults in Barbados and is a costly disease. From kidney disease to eye disease to amputations it affects the productivity of the country as it cuts down many working people. Multidisciplinary diabetes care is a team approach to providing diabetes support, education, intervention and prevention. Under the theme “Digging Deeper […]

    April 24, 2016Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments

    Police are investigating the unnatural death of a man which occurred at the Ivy, St. Michael, sometime after 10:30 pm on Saturday 23rd April 2016. A man is currently in custody being questioned in relation to Gooding’s unnatural death. David Welch – ASP (Ag); Public Relations Officer

    April 24, 2016CrimeNo comments
  12. THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN, Dir. by Antoine Fuqua (2016) Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Vincent D’Onofrio: Western Remake HD

    Director Antoine Fuqua brings his modern vision to a classic story in The Magnificent Seven. With the town of Rose Creek under the deadly control of industrialist Bartholomew Bogue, the desperate townspeople employ protection from seven outlaws, bounty hunters, gamblers and hired guns. As they prepare the town for the violent showdown that they know […]

    April 24, 2016Books, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  13. THE FOUNDER, Bio-Dramedy (Michael Keaton: McDONALD’S History – 2016)

    Written by Robert Siegel (BIG FAN), THE FOUNDER is a drama that tells the true story of how Ray Kroc (Michael Keaton), a salesman from Illinois, met Mac and Dick McDonald, who were running a burger operation in 1950s Southern California. Kroc was impressed by the brothers’ speedy system of making the food and saw […]

    April 24, 2016Business, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  14. Jason Bourne (2016) – Matt Damon, Alicia Vikander (Espionage, Thriller HD)

    Jason Bourne is an upcoming American action spy thriller film directed by Paul Greengrass and written by Greengrass, Matt Damon and Christopher Rouse. It is the fifth film in the Bourne film series and the sequel to the 2012 film The Bourne Legacy.

    April 24, 2016Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  15. THE LAST HEIST – Henry Rollins (Thriller: 2016)

    A bank heist descends into violent chaos when one of the hostages turns out to be a serial killer. Trapping the well-organized team of bank robbers in the building, the killer is now picking them off one by one… Actor/writer/musician Henry Rollins (Black Flag) stars in this dark suspenseful thriller.

    April 24, 2016Cinema, Crime, Video GalleryNo comments
  16. NOW YOU SEE ME 2 – Mark Ruffalo, Jesse Eisenberg, Morgan Freeman & Michael Caine

    THE FOUR HORSEMEN (Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, Dave Franco, Lizzy Caplan) return for a second mind-bending adventure, elevating the limits of stage illusion to new heights and taking them around the globe. One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public’s adulation with their Robin Hood-style magic spectacles, the illusionists resurface for a comeback […]

    April 24, 2016Cinema, Crime, Video GalleryNo comments
  17. UPDATE: Missing 10-year-old found

    The St Lawrence Primary pupil who’s also a Girl Guide reported missing yesterday, was recovered last night. Shona-Lee Fabiana Duke, a student of St Lawrence Primary School, went missing from about 3:20 p.m. after school, last seen wearing her Brownie uniform. Sources said the girl was found in the precincts of The City.

    April 20, 2016ControversyNo comments

    HBO has broken records with Game of Thrones, the most watched series in the history of the channel, which will premiere worldwide its sixth season on April 24th at 21hrs AST*, in addition to a simultaneous transmission on Cinemax. The series, winner of multiple Emmy® and Golden Globe® awards, has conquered the world, with a […]

    April 20, 2016BooksNo comments
  19. P.B.S STAFF GATHER FOR ‘Raising the Bar, Changing Gears’

    ‘Raising the Bar, Changing Gears‘ was the title of the Kick Off staff event for Productive Business Solutions (PBS) held recently at the picturesque Mahogany Ridge. The event brought together staff from the various departments of the technology company to share the achievements of 2015 and focus on the vision and projections of the company […]

    April 18, 2016BusinessNo comments
  20. Richard Branson Discusses Solutions for Sargassum Seaweed with OECS Ministers

    Montserrat is participating in a meeting with entrepreneur and philanthropist Sir Richard Branson this week on Moskito Island. Minister of Trade and Environment Claude Hogan and Chief Fisheries Officer Alywn Ponteen joined colleagues from the British Virgin Islands, Anguilla, Dominica, Antigua & Barbuda along with leading scientists and experts from around the world to discuss […]

    April 18, 2016NatureNo comments

    As part of Barbados’ 50th anniversary celebrations, the commemorative Broken Trident continues to make its way across the eleven parishes of Barbados under the theme “Carrying our Pride” with a stop recently at the Speightstown branch of CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank. The Broken Trident represents the island’s transition from colonial rule to Independence in 1966 […]

    April 18, 2016CultureNo comments
  22. (UPDATED) $2 million BBD Cannabis Seized off Carlisle Bay

    Police formally arrested and jointly charged two men who were on board during the drug seizure made on April 15, 2016, about 10 nautical miles off Carlisle Bay. The street value of the 1,046 Lbs of ganja held is approximately $2 million BBD. They are: • Glyne Leroy Carter 36 years of Odessa McClean My […]

    April 17, 2016CrimeNo comments
  23. Online entries gain more prizes in latest SOL innovation

    A very happy SOL patron will soon get a chance to win a brand new Suzuki Vitara and put their their name on it, just by refueling and using online technology. For the next eight weeks, clients will have a chance to enter with every $40 spent in fuel at Sol service stations across the […]

    April 17, 2016Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments

    From Australasia to North America, rally teams have been making final preparations for Sol Rally Barbados 2016, as shipping dates draw near. New Zealand rallying legend Mike Marshall bade farewell to his Peugeot 106 S16 on Wednesday (April 13), as it left the Port of Auckland on the first leg of its 20,000-mile round trip […]

    April 17, 2016RallyNo comments
  25. American Chamber of Commerce for Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean Launches Travel & Tourism Committee

    There is a call for Eastern Caribbean stakeholders to work closely to protect the tourism industry from direct threats including Zika virus, recession and terrorism. This according to Chairman and President of AmCham BEC, Attorney at Law Dustin Delany, at the launch of the Travel and Tourism Committee (TCC) which took place on Thursday March […]

    April 17, 2016BusinessNo comments