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  1. US Gov’t with B’dos Ministry of Health & Wellness Launch Package of HIV Health Services to mark Regional Testing Day

    The United States Government, in collaboration with the Government of Barbados, observed Regional HIV Testing Day, with the launch of an essential package of HIV prevention and treatment services and a corresponding service directory. Five hundred copies will be distributed to health and social service providers and members of the public to increase awareness of […]

    June 30, 2019HealthNo comments
  2. Mega 6 Jackpot Winner’s Plans Will Be Going Swimmingly

    64-year-old Robert Myers sees himself as an “Honorary Bajan.” Born in the UK, he has visited and lived in Barbados for the past forty years. “Despite travelling extensively, this island is my place in the sun,” he said, while considering his Mega 6 jackpot winnings, which total a whopping BDS $2,115,000. He believes that young […]

    June 30, 2019Breaking News, Featured, GamesNo comments
  3. International Letter Writing Competition Aims to Get Young People Writing Again

    Globally, around 320 billion letters are sent annually, but this is decreasing at a rate of around 3% a year. Although technology has made letter writing all but obsolete, it is worrying that in Barbados, the next generation may not gain the benefits of writing a letter. Doing so increases creativity and thoughtfulness which can lead a […]

    June 30, 2019Breaking News, Education, FeaturedNo comments
  4. GLENBURNIE, ST JOHN MAN FOUND AND RETURNED HOME

    The 55 year old man from Glenburnie St John – William O’Neale Goddard who was reported missing late Thursday, is now found. The Royal Barbados Police Force are thanking both media and citizens for their valued assistance.

    June 27, 2019EventsNo comments
  5. 20 INCH CONNECTION ALONG ST STEPHEN’S HILL, BLACKROCK

    The Barbados Water Authority wishes to advise residents and businesses along Highway 1 that on Thursday, June 27th and Friday, June 28th between 11:00 pm and 6:00 am, it will be making a connection to a 20-inch main at St Stephen’s, Free Hill, Black Rock in St. Michael. This connection will assist the Authority’s water augmentation […]

    June 25, 2019Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  6. TWO AMERICAN GUESTS MISSING AFTER JET SKI TRIP ON WEST COAST

    The Royal Barbados Police Force is seeking the assistance of the public in locating two missing persons. Missing: 32 year old Oscar Suarez and 25 year old Magdalena DeVille both from the U.S.A staying at Room 49, Discovery Bay Hotel, Trents, St. James. Circumstances: They arrived in Barbados on Saturday 22nd June 2019 from the […]

    June 25, 2019Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  7. No bail for man accused of guard’s murder on the Dreamchaser

    A 27 year old male from Vauxhall faces murder charges in relation to the death of a security guard on board the MV Dreamchaser, he’s now been remanded after making an appearance at the District ‘A’ Magistrates’ Court earlier today. Romell Akeem Cummins from that Christ Church district, wasn’t required to plead Dave Archer’s death […]

    June 18, 2019Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  8. THE BARBADOS LOTTERY’S OPERATIONS ARE FULLY RESTORED

    The Barbados Lottery wishes to advise our valued customers of the full restoration to its communication network. We wish to thank our retail agents and valued customers for their resilience and patience during this period of disruption.

    June 18, 2019Breaking News, Featured, GamesNo comments
  9. WINSTON SCOTT POLYCLINIC TO CLOSE AT 3:00 PM, WEDNESDAY 19th

    The Ministry of Health and Wellness is alerting Bajans the Winston Scott Polyclinic will close at three o’clock tomorrow afternoon to allow nurses on staff to attend an important meeting. However, the Fast Track Clinic will re-open at 6:30 p.m. The ministry regrets any inconvenience which may be caused.

    June 18, 2019Breaking News, HealthNo comments
  10. Global Covenant of Mayors will be launched in the Caribbean to support local governments to respond to climate change threats

    The Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy (GCoM) was launched in the Caribbean region on June 12th in Port of Spain (Trinidad and Tobago), during the Caribbean Urban Forum (CUF 2019). The GCoM is an international coalition of city leaders committed to raising the global ambition for climate action. The Global Covenant of […]

    June 15, 2019PoliticalNo comments
  11. IPI welcomes new Executive Board members

    Leading editors from the Philippines, Kenya and Nigeria have joined the Executive Board of the International Press Institute (IPI), a global network of editors, media executives and leading journalists for press freedom. At last week’s IPI World Congress in Geneva, Switzerland, the IPI General Assembly elected to the Executive Board Maria Ressa, CEO and executive […]

    June 15, 2019BusinessNo comments
  12. CDRU Training being held in St. Vincent and the Grenadines in preparation for 2019 Hurricane Season

    The annual CARICOM Disaster Relief Unit (CDRU) Training Workshop officially commenced in St. Vincent and the Grenadines on Monday June 10th hosted by CDEMA and the Regional Security System Headquarters (RSS HQ). Twenty-eight persons from military, fire and police operations in CDEMA’s Participating States will be trained for disaster response until June 18th. Executive Director […]

    June 15, 2019EducationNo comments
  13. Bitt Ceases Exchange Activity To Increase Focus on Central Bank Digital Currency

    Bitt Inc., the Barbados-founded blockchain and digital currency payment specialists, will increase its focus on Central Bank Digital Currency in the wake of its landmark contract win with the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) to build out a pilot of a digital monetary ecosystem. As a result it will be winding down its non-core Bitt […]

    June 13, 2019Breaking News, Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  14. Land Tax Discount Deadline in August

    Property owners have until the end of August to benefit from the discount on the land tax bills for the year 2019-2020. This from manager, communications and PR at the Barbados Revenue Authority, Carolyn Williams-Gayle. “In accordance with the Budgetary Proposals 2019, there will be a single discount of five per cent this year, on […]

    June 13, 2019Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  15. Advancements in Gaming Technologies

    Casinos have always managed to keep up with technological advancements and they are always looking into new methods in how to deliver a better experience for the player. When the internet became available for the masses, the casino industry saw the potential of how the internet could be the perfect medium to reach more people. […]

    June 13, 2019GamesNo comments
  16. Solutions Barbados’ Response to Atherley’s PPfDD – Wheel and Come Again

    VIEWS EXPRESSED IN THIS ARTICLE ARE ENTIRELY AT THE CONSTRUCT OF SOLUTIONS BARBADOS, THIS WEBSITE IS MERELY A VEHICLE FOR THE DEMOCRATIC EXPRESSION OF ANOTHER VIEW, ANY DISCOMFORT IS ENTIRELY AT THE REMIT OF THOSE READING SAID SAME ITEM… Political parties select different colours to allow the public to identify their party and Candidates. This […]

    June 12, 2019Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  17. When Founders Leave Their Companies

    In an article published in 2013, author and blogger Mark Manson pointed out the importance of passion in whatever you do. This is especially true for the founders of startups – they have to be passionate enough about their vision of changing the world to work through being hungry, overworked, underslept, and broke for years […]

    June 12, 2019Breaking News, TechnologyNo comments
  18. Antigua and Barbuda expresses concern and disappointment over Indian Minister’s mistaken statement

    The Government of Antigua and Barbuda has expressed its disappointment and concern over a statement reported to have been made by Nirmala Sitharaman, the Minister of Finance of the Government of India, concerning Antigua and Barbuda’s Citizenship by Investment Programme and Mr. Mehul Choksi. According to the reports by several Indian media outlets, available on […]

    June 12, 2019Breaking News, PoliticalNo comments
  19. Missing Girl Is Now Located – Vinana Hinds Back Home

    Vinana Ashanti Hinds the 13 year old Boyce Road, Free Hill, St. Michael who was reported missing on Tuesday 11 June 2019 has been traced. Michael Blackman – St. Sgt. Public Relations Officer (Ag)

    June 11, 2019Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  20. ‘THE BAJAN REPORTER’ SEEMS TO BE UNDER APPARENT DISCRIMINATION BY OPPOSITION PARTIES

    Two of the most vilified and satirised leaders from America were the 44th and 45th Presidents of the United States, while internationally, also possibly Theresa May, Prime Minister from the UK, each taking their spoofs and slings differently. Theresa May and Barack H. Obama for the most part treated the slurs and jokes as non-existent […]

    June 11, 2019Breaking News, Featured, Political1 comment
  21. ‘BREADFRUITS’ OR ‘FRUITS’ FROM GRENVILLE WAY WANTED BY RBPF FOR QUESTIONING

    The Royal Barbados Police Force is seeking Barbadians to provide help in locating this wanted man. He is 42-year-old Ryan O’Neal Corbin alias ‘Breadfruits‘ or ‘Fruits‘ whose last known address is Grenville Way, Cave Hill, St. Michael. Ryan O’Neal Corbin is advised that he can present himself to the Drug Squad, Oistins Police Station, Oistins, […]

    June 10, 2019Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  22. FORMER ST PETER RESIDENT IS MOST RECENT WANTED PERSON FROM THE R.B.P.F

    The Royal Barbados Police Force is seeking the assistance of the public in locating a wanted man. He is 35-year-old Jeff Ricardo Oneal Edwards whose last known addresses are Maynards Housing Area, Maynards, St. Peter or Belleplaine, St. Andrew. Jeff Ricardo Oneal Edwards is advised that he can present himself to the Drug Squad, Oistins […]

    June 10, 2019Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  23. IS IT AN EPIDEMIC? ANOTHER WANTED MAN …. ‘MONGA’ FROM CANE GARDEN, ST PHILIP

    Police are also looking out for the following wanted man, 32-year-old Terry Anderson Cadogan alias ‘Monga‘ whose last known address is Cane Garden, St. Philip. He is wanted for questioning in connection with serious criminal matters. Cadogan is of a dark complexion, approximately 5’8″ in height with a slim build. He has a low unkempt […]

    June 10, 2019Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  24. POLICE URGING BAJANS LOOK OUT FOR ‘SHORT MAN’ FROM COUNTRY ROAD

    The Royal Barbados Police Force wants all Bajans to assist locating wanted man 29-year-old Denico Dadrian Murray alias ‘Short Man,’ whose last known address is Garden Land, Country Road, St. Michael. Denico Dadrian Murray is advised that he can present himself to the Major Crime Unit, The Glebe Police Station, St. George accompanied by an […]

    June 10, 2019Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  25. SURINAMESE ARRESTED AT THE AIRPORT FOR JUST UNDER 100 LBS OF GANJA

    Members of the Drug Squad arrested and formally charged Carmela Gerrie Pansa, 28 years, of No. 28 Rattemweg, Ramoelamweg, Paramaribo, Suriname for the following offences, which she committed on Tuesday 04 June 2019 whilst at the Grantley Adams International Airport. • Unlawful possession of Cannabis • Unlawful possession with intent to supply Cannabis • Trafficking […]

    June 9, 2019ControversyNo comments