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  1. REPUBLIC BANK, ALTHOUGH WITH A BARBADIAN BASE, BACKS TRINI TEAM FOR CPL T20 MATCH

    (EDITOR’s NOTE; This is what happens when you try to do a blanket sponsor of an event with many countries or components – people are likely to whisper behind your back that you’re no less than Jean & Dinah, Rosita and Clementina and why you don’t go and hang a shingle along Bush Hill by […]

    August 29, 2017Breaking News, Cricket, FeaturedNo comments
  2. Expert Summit, ‘From Care to Cure; Shifting the HIV Paradigm’, kicks off

    Regional and international HIV experts have been tasked with developing strategies to engage the Caribbean on the “treatment as prevention” approach to HIV care which will put the region on track to end the AIDS epidemic. The challenge came during the opening ceremony of the Caribbean Cytometry & Analytical Society’s (CCAS) expert summit, “From Care […]

    August 29, 2017HealthNo comments
  3. Barbadians Head to United States for Prestigious U.S. Fulbright Program

    The U.S. Embassy to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean, and the Organization of the Eastern Caribbean States is pleased to announce that two Barbadians, Tamesha Duesbury, and Versia Harris will head to the United States to complete their graduate studies, funded by the U.S. Government. Duesbury is part of the Fulbright Foreign Student scholarship cohort for […]

    August 29, 2017Breaking News, EducationNo comments
  4. Start-up Chile Partners with Amadeus to Boost the Development of the Travel Industry Startups

    In order to support its community of entrepreneurs, Start-Up Chile, one of the ten most important business accelerators worldwide, signed an agreement with Amadeus, the company that provides technology solutions for the travel industry, which has just launched the first regional program to support startups focused on tourism. Start-Up Chile is a business acceleration program […]

    August 29, 2017TravelNo comments
  5. 17 year old female is Barbados’ most recent Missing Teen

    Police are seeking the assistance of Barbadians in locating missing 17 year old Sherelle Akila Caroll from Reservoir Road, Lodge Hill, St, Michael, Sherelle Akila Caroll left the home of her grandmother Eudesma Drakes of College Land, St. John around 1:50 pm on Friday, 25th August 2017. She was then seen wearing a black vest, […]

    August 29, 2017Breaking News, ControversyNo comments
  6. ARAWAK CEMENT CELEBRATES A YEAR ACCIDENT FREE

    The island’s sole cement manufacturer, Arawak Cement Company Limited has achieved a major safety milestone of one-year accident free. This achievement was recognised at a luncheon held recently during the which the company treated all staff and contractors to a sumptuous buffet lunch and branded gifts. General Manager Manuel Toro congratulated the staff and emphasised […]

    August 29, 2017Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  7. Foreign Exchange Fee on Card Transactions Takes effect 1st September 2017

    The Central Bank of Barbados is reminding Barbadians that the two percent (2%) fee on foreign purchases and payments made using credit, debit and travel cards goes into effect from Friday, September 1, 2017. The Foreign Exchange Fee (FXF) is applicable to purchases made while overseas, as well as to items purchased from companies outside […]

    August 29, 2017Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  8. UK national guesting at St John, most recent Missing Person

    Police is seeking the assistance of the public in locating a missing man. Missing is Steven Weare 49 years, a British national residing at Newcastle Plantation House, Saint John. He was last seen sometime in the afternoon of Wednesday the 23rd day of August 2017 in the car park of Burger King situated at University […]

    August 29, 2017Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  9. St Michael South Central branch of the BLP will meet Sunday 27th August

    The St Michael South Central branch of the Barbados Labour Party (BLP) will meet on Sunday 27th August 2017 for its Annual General Meeting. Opposition Leader Mia Amor Mottley will be the main speaker at the meeting which starts at 4:30 pm at the St Michael School, Martindales Road.

    August 25, 2017PoliticalNo comments
  10. Mount Gay Round Barbados Race Series ready to rumble Dates set for Caribbean season opener

    As the European summer regatta circuit begins to draw to a close, the Caribbean vibe in Barbados is beginning to rumble with plans already in place for the annual Mount Gay Round Barbados Race Series – 16-24 January 2018. Other than three days of coastal racing, one of the main draws is the headline event […]

    August 25, 2017Featured, SailingNo comments
  11. CARIFESTA VISUAL ARTS EXHIBITIONS OPEN

    Just recently, two significant visual arts exhibitions were opened to the public as part of the CARIFESTA XIII wind-up. Both of them, showcasing regional visual artists will run up to Saturday 26th August. They are significant in that they are both located at newly renovated properties – the first one at the refurbished Norman Centre […]

    August 25, 2017Breaking News, Featured, GalleriesNo comments
  12. FLOW AND WWE® ANNOUNCE MULTI-YEAR AGREEMENT TO TELEVISE RAW® AND SMACKDOWN® ACROSS THE CARIBBEAN

    WWE and Flow 1 – the Caribbean’s go-to channel for leading local, regional and global content – today announced a multi-year agreement to televise WWE’s flagship programmes Raw and SmackDown live beginning this Monday, August. 28. Flow 1 will now be the exclusive English-language home of WWE in the Caribbean. Fans will not miss any […]

    August 25, 2017Breaking News, Featured, SportsNo comments
  13. Golden Rock male held for Christ Church burglaries & robberies

    Police in the Southern Division have arrested and charged a man in relation to a number of offences committed in the Christ Church area between the 6th and the 12th of August 2017. Arrested and formally charged is Dario Arlington Hollingsworth 23 years of #42 Golden Rock, Pine, St. Michael. He was arrested and charged […]

    August 25, 2017Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  14. TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF OFFICE OF THE CERTIFICATE OF CHARACTER

    Unfortunately the office of the Police Certificate Of Character located at the Sugar Cane Mall Upper Roebuck Street, St. Michael will be closed till further notice. For any further queries please contact our staff at Telephone number 430-7677 between the hours 8:00 am and 3:00 pm. The Force sincerely apologize for any inconvenience caused due […]

    August 25, 2017Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  15. Murder at Mullion Road – 37 year old male is newest victim…

    Police are conducting investigations into the circumstances which resulted in the unnatural death of a man sometime between 9:30 pm and 10:00 pm on Monday 21st August 2017 at Mullion Lane, Gall Hill Christ Church. Circumstances Investigations into this matter are continuing. Anyone who can provide any information that can assist with these investigations are […]

    August 25, 2017Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  16. NEW ORIGINAL DRAMA SERIES “THE DEUCE” PREMIERES SEPTEMBER 10, EXCLUSIVELY ON HBO

    The Deuce chronicles that moment in time when sex went from being a back-alley, brown-paper-bag commodity to a billion-dollar universe in American life, a moment when ground zero for the earliest pioneers in the flesh trade was the midtown heart of the nation’s largest city, New York’s Times Square. The Deuce follows the rise of […]

    August 25, 2017CinemaNo comments
  17. SOL Infinity: Reveal of Grand Prize Winners! 3 Guys Have All The Luck… August 24, 2017Games, Photo GalleryNo comments
  18. SOL Infinity: Reveal of Grand Prize Winners! “Deal Or No Deal? What A Deal!” August 24, 2017Games, Photo GalleryNo comments
  19. SOL Infinity: Reveal of Grand Prize Winners! A1 Supermarket’s happy shoppers… August 24, 2017Games, Photo GalleryNo comments
  20. SOL Infinity: Reveal of Grand Prize Winners! Most entries were 1st Time Winners… August 24, 2017Games, Photo GalleryNo comments
  21. SOL Infinity: Reveal of Grand Prize Winners! Warrens like “Price Is Right” August 24, 2017Games, Photo GalleryNo comments
  22. CARIFESTA XIII WEBSITE UP AND RUNNING AGAIN

    An overload of traffic, with people seeking to get information from the CARIFESTA Website over the weekend caused the site to crash and users were getting a ‘site unavailable’ message up to yesterday. However, technicians at the server site which is hosted by the Guyana based CARICOM Secretariat worked diligently and now have the site […]

    August 22, 2017Breaking News, Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  23. Barbados’ Most Recent Shooting Murder: Cane Vale Crescent

    Police are conducting investigations into the circumstances surrounding the unnatural death of a 40 year old Christ Church man, which occurred sometime after 8:00 pm on Sunday 20th August 2017, while at Cane Vale Crescent, Christ Church. Circumstances Investigations into this matter is being continued. Anyone who can provide information to assist with this investigation […]

    August 22, 2017Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  24. Applications for the UK Government’s prestigious Chevening Scholarships open

    The Chevening Secretariat is accepting applications for UK Government scholarships to study in the UK in 2018/2019. Applications for Chevening Scholarships are open until 7 November 2017, with applications to be submitted HERE. Chevening Scholarships are awarded to individuals with demonstrable leadership potential who also have strong academic backgrounds. The scholarship offers full financial support […]

    August 22, 2017EducationNo comments
  25. Fortress records positive returns in second quarter

    Leading mutual fund manager Fortress Fund Managers has recorded positive returns in its funds for the quarter ending June 30, 2017. This was revealed in its June 2017 Quarterly Report, released to investors recently and which also announced that the “one-year returns to June 30 have also been exceptionally strong especially in our equity investments.“ […]

    August 22, 2017BusinessNo comments