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  1. ARAWAK CEMENT RECORDS GROWTH IN 2015

    Arawak Cement Company Limited has said that although 2015 was a very challenging year, it was also one of growth. This was concluded at the company’s 32nd annual general meeting held recently at the St. Lucy-based plant. In spite of competition in its local and export markets, the company’s 2015 performance has been very encouraging. […]

    May 29, 2016Business, FeaturedNo comments
  2. FIRST TRINBAGONIAN CATERING COMPANY TO GET HACCP CERTIFICATION

    Allied Caterers Limited/KaterServ Limited, one of the companies in Goddard Catering Group (GCG) is now the only HACCP certified catering company in Trinidad and Tobago and is one of the very few companies that is HACCP certified on the twin island state. A company now jointly owned by Goddard Enterprises Ltd, (GEL) and Caribbean Airlines […]

    May 29, 2016Agriculture, FeaturedNo comments
  3. Random Act of Kindness in River Terminal

    A random act of kindness was all it took to brighten up the morning commute for van-loads of travellers in the River Terminal on Wednesday. Staff from Scotiabank’s Wildey branch took to the terminal bright and early to pay the way for scores of commuters heading all across Barbados. The surprise was part of Scotiabank’s […]

    May 29, 2016BusinessNo comments
  4. Mum in a Million, thanks to Trident Insurance

    Families in Barbados can strengthen their ties by encouraging open communication with each other. This advice comes from Karen John, the chosen ‘Mum in a Million‘ from the recently concluded Trident Insurance Mother’s Day competition. John received the grand prize of a $500 gift voucher for the Eforea Spa at Needham’s Point. Entrants to the […]

    May 29, 2016BusinessNo comments
  5. Game Of Thrones, SE 06: Bran and Three Eyed Raven

    Q: Set the scene for Bran as we begin Season Six. A: So Bran has been at the underground tree Wizarding School… Q: Branwarts? A: Yeah that’s good actually, Branwarts! We’ve been away from him for somewhere between the space of six months and a year, I think, an amount of time in which he’s […]

    May 29, 2016BooksNo comments
  6. Flow congratulates Red Devils on F.A. Cup victory

    Flow, Barbados’ leading telecommunications provider, is extending heartiest congratulations to Manchester United after The Red Devils came from behind to beat Crystal Palace at Wembley to win a record-equalling twelfth FA Cup over the weekend. Earlier this year, Flow signed an exciting deal with Manchester United to provide Caribbean fans with exclusive content via Red […]

    May 29, 2016FootballNo comments
  7. BARBADOS BASED ENTITY RECOGNISED AT THE 3rd REGIONAL INVESTOR OF THE YEAR AWARDS 2016

    The Caribbean Export Development Agency (Caribbean Export) and the Caribbean Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (CAIPA) are pleased to announce the winners of the 3rd Caribbean’s Regional Investor of the Year Awards for 2015-2016 (RIYA 2015-2016). Now in its third year, the RIYA 2015-2016 turned its attention to innovation bringing focus to the local and […]

    May 29, 2016BusinessNo comments
  8. DIGICEL CONTINUES TO NURTURE SPORTS IN ST LUCIA

    After a great training session, St Lucia’s national cricket team was surprised by the Digicel team with US$2,800 worth of cricket equipment, leaving captain, Yasmine St Ange, and Manager of the St Lucia Female Cricket Team, Eugena Gregg, pleasantly surprised. This contribution comes right on the heels of the renewal of a four-year partnership between […]

    May 29, 2016CricketNo comments
  9. ROYAL BARBADOS POLICE FORCE PROBE UNNATURAL DEATHS: POTENTIAL MURDER-SUICIDE AWAITS AUTOPSY

    Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the unnatural deaths of Kimberley Lovell, 27 years and Derek Lovell, 45 years, both of Alleyne’s Land, Bayville, St. Michael. Investigating Police Officers discovered the body of her husband Derek hanging from a rafter in a shed to the rear of the house. David Welch – ASP (Ag); Public […]

    May 29, 2016CrimeNo comments
  10. PROSALES, Pinfold St & Lakes Folly, B’town – “GO” (KoTH) King Of The Hill 2016 #RallyBarbados

    Both Lakes Folly and Pinfold St branches of ProSales wish their team a safe and enjoyable King of the Hill today. ProSales is also taking this time to wish all other participants and spectators a safe and enjoyable day as well.

    May 29, 2016Rally, Video GalleryNo comments
  11. WORLD-CLASS CREWS FOR FLOW KING OF THE HILL: “Vene, Vene, Vene?”

    The primary social media channel for all fans on Sunday will be Flow Live. There will also be coverage on SolRB’s social media channels, but for Flow KotH, we will be posting regular updates on both Facebook and Twitter including photos, news updates, video clips and results on Flow Live Social media, Sol RB16: follow […]

    May 29, 2016Oddity, Photo GalleryNo comments
  12. WORLD-CLASS CREWS FOR FLOW KING OF THE HILL: Wide range of media platforms

    Sol RallyFM Barbados: as before, there will be a live internet commentary stream, delivered in association with RallyFM.net. To listen to news, interviews and live commentary 24/7, go to www.rallyfm.net and click on ‘Listen Live‘. You can also download the ‘TuneIn Radio‘ app and search for RallyFM to make listening via smart phone or tablet […]

    May 29, 2016Photo Gallery, RallyNo comments
  13. WORLD-CLASS CREWS FOR FLOW KING OF THE HILL: Bucket Lists Fulfilled

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    May 29, 2016Photo Gallery, RallyNo comments
  14. WORLD-CLASS CREWS FOR FLOW KING OF THE HILL: The Irish are coming…

    Flow King of the Hill runs from Hangman’s Hill through the Vaucluse Raceway (VRW) then north to Lion Castle; the layout within VRW is shorter than last year and the total stage length is 4.5 kilometres. Cars will run in reverse order of seeding, from Clubman 1 up to WRC-1, and the top 10 after […]

    May 29, 2016Photo Gallery, RallyNo comments
  15. WORLD-CLASS CREWS FOR FLOW KING OF THE HILL: Not rain, sleet nor hail…

    This dude was not going to let a little scratch stop him from making it to Warrens for Scrutineering! The provisional running order published May 27th lists 80 starters, led by Welsh ace Evans (Ford Fiesta R5 Evo), whose FIA priority status places him ahead of last year’s winner, Jamaica’s Panton (Ford Focus WRC06) and […]

    May 29, 2016Photo Gallery, RallyNo comments
  16. SOL TO SPONSOR ELFYN EVANS FIESTA FOR RB16

    M-Sport World Rally Championship driver Elfyn Evans will carry the livery of the Sol Group when he competes in Sol Rally Barbados 2016 (June 3-5) and Flow King of the Hill (May 29), as the region’s largest independent oil company joins Intercontinental Shipping as sponsors. Evans and co-driver Craig Parry remain the WRC 2 points-leaders, […]

    May 23, 2016RallyNo comments
  17. U.S. Embassy launches Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) Professional Fellows Program to Support Entrepreneurs, Latin America & Caribbean

    Entrepreneurs! We are looking for you! The Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) Professional Fellows Program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, is looking for 250 young entrepreneurs from Latin America and the Caribbean to bring to the United States for business and social entrepreneurship training in October and November 2016. YLAI Professional […]

    May 23, 2016EducationNo comments
  18. FLOW’s Customer Feedback Ratings Improve

    In its continuing effort to give customers more ways to access its services and transform its customer experience, Flow has introduced an upgraded state-of-the-art Interactive Voice Response (IVR) system which facilitates self-serve options twenty four hours per day, seven days per week. This move comes as Flow completes its comprehensive rebranding across the Caribbean and […]

    May 23, 2016TechnologyNo comments
  19. Promotech gains Computer Depot

    Barbadian Tech Hardware franchise Promotech acquired Computer Depot Inc.’s knowledge and expertise in a move to accelerate the advance of strategic plans and goals that will benefit all. With this acquisition that was initiated in 2015, Promotech continues to grow and strengthens the company more as a whole. This strategic move has already created approximately […]

    May 22, 2016TechnologyNo comments
  20. Scotiabank recognized for Best Digital Strategy

    Scotiabank has been recognized by Retail Banker International as the Global Bank with the Best Digital Strategy for 2016. This is the first time Scotiabank has received this recognition. “We are very proud to be recognized by Retail Banker International for our strategy to digitize and simplify banking for our customers across Latin America, Central […]

    May 22, 2016Business, FeaturedNo comments
  21. US$50k from GEF SGP to Expand Garden Project to Secondary Schools

    The Global Environment Facility (GEF) Small Grants Programme (SGP) implemented by the UNDP has funded BAPPSS with US $50K to implement the Regional Entrepreneurship and Agriculture Programme (REAP) through Youth Equipped to Achieve! (YEA!). The funding helped to establish a partnership with the Youth Development Programme (YDP), Division of Youth in the Ministry of Culture, […]

    May 22, 2016AgricultureNo comments
  22. TEEN AMONG THOSE FACING CHARGES RELATED TO ROSE MURDER AT NEIL’S TENANTRY

    Police have formally jointly charged the following persons with the offence of Murder in relation to the unnatural death of Scherno Rose on 12th May 2016. They are: 1. 21 year old Darian Ronald Nurse, of Strafford Hill, Pinelands, St. Michael; 2. 21 year old Shaquille Deshone Maynard, of Block D, North Close, Wildey, St. […]

    May 22, 2016CrimeNo comments
  23. MAYERS TAKE SOL RALLY BARBADOS TWO BY TWO

    Friday’s launch of a spectacular new rear-wheel-drive Ford Fiesta to be campaigned in the SuperModified 2 category in Sol Rally Barbados 2016 (June 3-5) by local ace Barry Mayers means all bets are off on the outcome of the much-anticipated two-wheel-drive battle in the Caribbean’s biggest annual motor sport International. Built in Sweden and powered […]

    May 22, 2016Featured, RallyNo comments
  24. KITTITIAN LEADER RESPONDS TO FATAL SHOOTINGS

    My fellow (Kittitians), (the Federation) is concerned about the continuing homicides that threaten to besmirch and deface everything that our forebears have built with their sweat, blood and tears, as well as the hard-won gains they made, progressing gallantly and proudly on the road to freedom and self-sufficiency. These senseless homicides that are being inflicted […]

    May 22, 2016Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  25. Not so Smart – Guyanese charged for 1 Lb of Ganja

    Members of the Drug Squad have formally charged 25 year old Guyanese national LaToya Kenisha Smart, a Customer Service Representative, with the offences of: 1. Possession of cannabis; 2. Possession with intent to supply cannabis; 3. Trafficking cannabis; and 4. Importation of cannabis On May 21, 2016, Smart arrived by air and was interviewed by […]

    May 22, 2016CrimeNo comments