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  1. “Why Morality is Important” SOLUTIONS BARBADOS PERSPECTIVE: by Grenville Phillips II

    Barbados is a small independent island, with a vulnerable open economy, in one of the most hazard prone regions on Earth. We need a benefactor – someone who can support us in challenging times. We were taught to accept the Queen as our benefactor, but she did not help us when we went through our […]

    March 26, 2018Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  2. “CyarriBeyon: Clay Pon Mahogany”

    Vonni Koromanti presents an art exhibition-cum-sale at its Headquarters, Porters Place, 11 Porters, Saint James, Barbados. The exhibition runs from Thursday March 29, 2018 to Sunday April 08, 2018, 10:00 am to 9:00 pm daily, with an Opening Reception on Thursday March 29, 2018 at 6:30 pm. This instalment features works in mahogany by Barbadian […]

    March 26, 2018Featured, SculptureNo comments
  3. VINCENTIAN ARRESTED AT PORT FOR ALMOST $60-THOUSAND IN ILLEGAL NARCOTICS

    On Friday 23rd March 2018, The Drug Squad arrested and formally charged 23 year old Kamol Wendel Muckett, a Vincentian from Union Vale, Port Elizabeth, St. Vincent for the following offences which he committed on the 2018-03-22 while at the Shallow Draught, Bridgetown Port, Saint Michael. 1. Possession of Cannabis 2. Trafficking in Cannabis 3. […]

    March 26, 2018Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  4. CPA Canada’s Barbados Chapter to Commemorate Financial Literacy Month in April

    The Barbados Chapter of Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) is commemorating ‘Financial Literacy Month‘ in April to help Barbadians better manage their finances. “Our mission is to deliver valuable information sessions to improve the overall state of financial literacy in Barbados”, says Oliver Jordan, Chapter Chair. “The ability to make sound financial decisions […]

    March 26, 2018Business, FeaturedNo comments
  5. TWO MEN ON REMAND FOR CLOSE TO 2,000 LBS OF GANJA WORTH 3 MILLION PLUS

    On Monday the 19th March 2018, The Drug Squad arrested and formally charged Antonio Raymond Browne, 35 years of Glendalough Road, Josey Hill, St Lucy and Damien Omar Gooding, 32 years of Salters Tenantry Road, St. Michael for the following offences which they committed at the residence of Antonio Browne. Drug Charges • Possession of […]

    March 26, 2018Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  6. CIBC FIRSTCARIBBEAN HELPS TO BRING WATER TO ST. MARGARET’S

    If the dry season this year leads to water outages the 121 children of St. Margaret’s Primary School should not be as adversely affected as in previous years. The members of the Corporate Communications Team of CIBC FirstCaribbean recently visited the school and presented the staff and students with a 1000-gallon water tank which will […]

    March 25, 2018EducationNo comments
  7. BAJAN MANUFACTURER LOOKS TO EDUCATE CUSTOMERS TO KNOW THE SAME THING AS CONTRACTORS TO MAKE BETTER BUILDINGS

    Rock Hard Cement Barbados recently hosted a seminar for local contractors, artisans and distributors as part of its ongoing efforts to ensure that customers have access to all of the technical knowledge and benefits when working with Rock Hard Cement. “(Participants) had a demonstration on the advantages of the hydraulic cement, the advantage of vibrating […]

    March 25, 2018BusinessNo comments
  8. ‘DESTINO RUSIA’ PREMIERES MONDAY, APRIL 9th ON HBO

    The first buzzer sounds off on April 9th with the premiere of the docu-series DESTINO RUSIA 2018. The new production goes behind the scenes and explores the stories of key soccer figures and athletes making their way to Russia for this year’s World Cup. DESTINO RUSIA 2018 is the first co-production between HBO Latin America […]

    March 25, 2018Football, Photo GalleryNo comments
  9. Howard University students volunteer in St. Martin for “spring-break”

    Students from Howard University (HU) in Washington, DC, spent their “spring-break” in St. Martin volunteering at institutions and foundations bouncing back from last year’s hurricanes Irma and Maria. During their volunteer work the students from the historical university also met with the island’s people; visited the Mental Health Foundation; attended church service; and last week […]

    March 25, 2018EducationNo comments
  10. Corporation Tax Returns Deferred to June 2018

    The Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) is advising businesses in Barbados that their 2017 Corporation Tax returns which are usually due March 15, 2018 are now required to be filed on June 15, 2018. Erica Lazare, BRA Communications Officer explained that this filing deadline has been deferred to June 15, 2018 to facilitate the BRA’s preparations […]

    March 25, 2018BusinessNo comments
  11. Cable & Wireless Charitable Foundation to give grants totaling US$290,000 to improve the lives of children in the Caribbean

    The Cable & Wireless Charitable Foundation just revealed it will provide additional funding of over US$290,000 to projects that will improve the lives of children in areas of the Caribbean impacted by last year’s hurricanes. This follows the Foundation’s initial US$100,000 donation to ShelterBox for relief efforts after the hurricanes, as well as a clean-up […]

    March 25, 2018EventsNo comments
  12. DEADPOOL 2 – Ryan Reynolds, Morena Baccarin & Josh Brolin

    After surviving a near fatal bovine attack, a disfigured cafeteria chef (Wade Wilson) struggles to fulfill his dream of becoming Mayberry’s hottest bartender while also learning to cope with his lost sense of taste. Searching to regain his spice for life, as well as a flux capacitor, Wade must battle ninjas, the yakuza, and a […]

    March 25, 2018Books, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  13. BAD SAMARITAN (2018) David Tennant – Thriller Movie HD

    A pair of burglars stumble upon a woman being held captive in a home they intended to rob.

    March 25, 2018Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  14. AVENGERS 3: Infinity War (Pt 1) – James Brolin, Chadwick Boseman, Robert Downey Jr, Chris Evans, et al.

    The Avengers and their allies must be willing to sacrifice all in an attempt to defeat the powerful Thanos before his blitz of devastation and ruin puts an end to the universe.

    March 25, 2018Books, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  15. Tag… ‘Based on a True Story. We’re Not Kidding.’

    A small group of former classmates organize an elaborate, annual game of tag that requires some to travel all over the country.

    March 25, 2018Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  16. LEGO DC SUPER HEROES: “The Flash” – (2018) Animation

    The morning sun shines on the jewel of the Metropolis skyline, The Daily Planet building. But when The Joker decides this building needs a renovation, it’s time to sound the Trouble Alert because all bricks are about to break loose! The Justice League leaps into action but as the battle is brewing against The Joker […]

    March 25, 2018Cartoons, Video GalleryNo comments
  17. OVER 5,000 LAND TAX BILLS RETURNED – 31st March deadline ticking away…

    The Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) has recorded 5,125 in undelivered land tax bills and other mail from the Post Office, which were mailed since September last year. Manager, Communications and PR, with the BRA, Carolyn Williams-Gayle, said the returned bills were due to incorrect addresses for the land and property owners. She explained that in […]

    March 21, 2018EventsNo comments
  18. BARBADOS POLICE STILL ON LOOK OUT FOR ‘HIT & RUN’ DRIVER

    Police are still actively conducting investigations into a “Hit and Run” accident which occurred sometime after 6:00 pm, on Sunday the 11th of March 2018, along Bibby’s Lane, St. Michael, involving a pedestrian and a motor van, registration number and driver unknown, which resulted in serious injuries to the pedestrian – Mr. Ronald Knight 45 […]

    March 21, 2018Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  19. The 5th Caribbean Economic Forum Takes Place March 27

    “Looking Forward: How Caribbean Nations Can Respond to Global Developments.” That is the topic of the Central Bank of Barbados’ 5th Caribbean Economic Forum, which takes place on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 8:30 p.m. (7:30 p.m. in Jamaica). During the 90-minute forum, veteran journalist, Julian Rogers will sit down with Professor Andrew K. Rose, […]

    March 21, 2018Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  20. Hornets to play without Ian Coke

    Hornets’ Ian Coke leaves the field on a stretcher, he couldn’t finish the Premier Division match against Young Men’s Social Club. The footballer injured his knee only a few seconds before the interval. A simple misstep forced the player to leave the game, which eventually ended with Dandy Town’s 7:3 triumph. Coke is now forced […]

    March 19, 2018Breaking News, Featured, FootballNo comments
  21. NEW ZEALAND DIPLOMAT SALUTES BARBADIAN EFFORTS TO PUSH AGRICULTURE IN THE COMMONWEALTH AHEAD OF NEXT MONTH’S SUMMIT

    Barbados is doing well as a Commonwealth member in seeking to promote local agriculture through a reality TV series. Her Excellency Jan Henderson in delivering her farewell speech last night at her Sugar Hill official residence, cited how the former members of British Empire became citizens of the Commonwealth over a century and a half […]

    March 19, 2018Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  22. UPS FOUNDATION DONATES 40-THOUSAND GRANT TO VARIETY THE CHILDREN’S CHARITY OF BARBADOS

    The UPS Foundation, which leads the global citizenship programme for delivery gurus UPS held a large gala to acknowledge their donation of $40,000 to Variety The Children’s Charity of Barbados, as part of the courier’s continued support towards young people of the region. Minister of Industry & Commerce – Donville Inniss lauded the move by […]

    March 19, 2018Breaking News, Education, FeaturedNo comments
  23. MORE CAN BE DONE TO PROMOTE BARBADOS IN BEIJING

    China’s Ambassador to Barbados would like more done to promote this country as a pleasure destination for his countrymen. Yan Xiusheng says 100 million Chinese travel to far off destinations in a leisure capacity, many of them retirees, but few know the Caribbean. However the ambassador observed his fellow diplomats in Beijing need to be […]

    March 19, 2018Featured, TravelNo comments
  24. LAND TAX DUE BY 31st MARCH 2018, ONLINE PAYMENTS ACCEPTED!

    The Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) is reminding taxpayers that they have until Saturday, March 31, to pay their 2017-18 Land Tax bills without incurring penalties and interest. Persons who have not yet received their bills are asked to contact the Customer Service Department at 535-8347. Land tax payments may be made at the BRA’s locations […]

    March 19, 2018Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  25. URGENT – ‘O’ NEGATIVE BLOOD DONATIONS NEEDED

    The Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) Blood Bank is issuing an urgent appeal for ‘O‘ negative blood donations. Donated blood products will help replenish the QEH Blood Bank’s supply to ensure that blood products are readily available for patients with serious medical needs such as cancer patients, people with blood disorders, premature babies, cardiac procedures and […]

    March 19, 2018Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments