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  1. CARICOM to send Observer Mission to Saint Lucia’s Elections

    At the invitation of the Allen Chastanet regime in Castries, the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) will be fielding a CARICOM Election Observation Mission to monitor the General Elections which will be held in St Lucia on Monday, 26 July 2021. The ten-member Mission will be headed by Ms. Fern Narcis-Scope, Chief Elections Officer of Trinidad and […]

    July 18, 2021PoliticalNo comments
  2. Going for Examsnap Amazon AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Professional Certification Exam? See How Dumps Can Help

    For anyone who wants to get validated and confirmed as a Solutions Architect professional par excellence, going for the AWS Certification Practice Exam certification must be a top priority. You know why? Of course, there are many individuals out there eyeing the same job roles as you so you’ve got no other choice than to […]

    July 17, 2021Breaking News, Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  3. BWA to Install Meters at Golden Ridge, St. George as of Monday coming

    The Barbados Water Authority advises they’ll be installing a number of meters at the Golden Ridge Pumping Station on Monday 19th July between 9 am and 5 pm. As a result, residents and businesses located in Sweet Vale, Parris Hill, St. Ann’s, Blackman’s, Horse Hill, Orange Grove, Vaughn’s Road, Hackleton’s Cliff, Malvern, Venture and surrounding […]

    July 17, 2021BusinessNo comments
  4. St Joseph Teenager back at St Elizabeth Village and with Family

    ALEXANDREA PATRICE VAUGHN 14 years of Little Diamond, St. Elizabeth Villageyout, St. Joseph is back home safely. Meanwhile the Royal Barbados Police Force expresses sincere gratitude to the members of the public, journalists and the various forms of Media who responded to our call for assistance in locating this missing girl.

    July 16, 2021Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  5. Infant reunited with Mother at Holetown Police Station

    A little girl (seeming 4 years in age) has been reunited with her mother who is presently at the Holetown Police Station. Social media works! Sincere thanks to all of you for your speedy response and support in circulating our public appeal.

    July 16, 2021Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  6. All payment centres of the Barbados Revenue Authority to close early

    Barbadians should be aware all payment centres of the Barbados Revenue Authority will close at 1 p.m. on Friday 16th July 2021 to facilitate a staff meeting. All other sections of the Authority will close at 2:30 p.m. The public is reminded that land tax payments can be made online via the EZpay and SurePay […]

    July 15, 2021BusinessNo comments
  7. The future is bright for the Barbados Motoring Federation

    The Barbados Motoring Federation (BMF) is in a solid financial position, despite the challenges of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic and is pressing ahead with several initiatives aimed at offering improved services to its Member Clubs. BMF President Andrew Mallalieu revealed this and other positive developments to this month’s virtual Annual General Meeting (July 1), at […]

    July 15, 2021Featured, RallyNo comments
  8. COLLISION NEAR GILDAN LEAVES ONE FATALITY

    Police are investigating a road traffic collision which occurred about 3:30 pm on Saturday 10th July 2021. Along the Adams section of the ABC Highway between the area of Henry Forde Roundabout and Bannatyne road junction. Involved are two vehicles, namely a motor truck and a sedan vehicle. What is reported that both vehicles were […]

    July 11, 2021Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  9. Early Morning Conflagration in Bridgetown leaves Infant under Burn Treatment

    Police are studying what led to a house fire reported to them about 2:35 am on Saturday 10th July 2021 at a residence located at 1st Avenue Chapman Lane, the City, St. Michael. Three persons, all occupants of the said house suffered severe burns about their bodies. 1. The owner of the house Janice Mitchell […]

    July 11, 2021Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  10. Payne’s Bay Market not for Sale – Repairs to begin shortly

    Further to the temporary closure of the Payne’s Bay Market due to roadworks on Highway 1, the public should note the market will be undergoing repairs beginning this month and expected to conclude by September 30th. The vendors and staff in the market were given the opportunity to conduct their business from other markets. The […]

    July 10, 2021Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  11. CDB President says Bank needs to double financing to the help the Region achieve Sustainable Development Goals

    New President of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), Dr Gene Leon, says the Bank’s current size may need to be revisited if it is to remain an effective partner for the Region in a changing and challenging global environment. He pointed to the predicted financing gap which will impinge on Caribbean countries’ efforts to meet […]

    July 10, 2021NatureNo comments
  12. Student Program for Innovation in Science and Engineering (SPISE) Celebrating 10 Years of Excellence

    The Caribbean Science Foundation (CSF), a non-profit organization promoting science and technology in the Caribbean, is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its flagship program, the Student Program for Innovation in Science and Engineering (SPISE). Since its inception in 2012, the SPISE has served 169 students in the Region and will enroll 24 more students in […]

    July 10, 2021EducationNo comments
  13. BRFU offers Condolences towards the passing of Warren Mottley

    The Barbados Rugby Football Union (BRFU) sends heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the late Warren Mottley, who passed away recently. A life-long rugby supporter, Warren had served on the Executive Committee of the BRFU and his sudden death came as a horrid shock to the Barbados rugby community. His social media posts […]

    July 9, 2021RugbyNo comments
  14. CEO of Export Barbados (BIDC) To Present at the Vienna Energy Forum 2021

    Recently appointed CEO of Export Barbados, the government agency formerly known as the Barbados Investment and Development Corporation (BIDC), Mark Hill will be a keynote presenter at the Vienna Energy Forum (VEF) slated for July 5-7. The VEF’s motto is “Where Action Meets Ambition” and it will be virtual for the first time this year. […]

    July 9, 2021BusinessNo comments
  15. Barbados Olympic Team will be “Going for Gold” with The Barbados Lottery

    As an unwavering supporter of sports development in Barbados, International Game Technology (IGT), operators and managers of The Barbados Lottery, recently presented a cheque for $50,000 from the proceeds of the “Going for Gold” scratch ticket game to the Barbados Olympic Association (BOA) in support of the athletes who will be representing the island at […]

    July 8, 2021Breaking News, Featured, GamesNo comments
  16. PLANNING CHANGES UP A GEAR FOR SOL RALLY BARBADOS

    Preparations for Sol Rally Barbados 2021 have changed up a gear, with confirmation of plans to return to the popular Dark Hole stage in the north of the island and a new venue for King of the Hill on the previous Sunday, although that location remains under wraps. With the event already moved from June […]

    July 8, 2021RallyNo comments
  17. Export Barbados (BIDC) Lauds Clean Energy Innovators

    Barbados is now a step closer to becoming a green energy country, as five local entrepreneurs were recently recognised for their environmentally-friendly inventions as part of the Bloom Cleantech Cluster Barbados Incubation programme. During an awards ceremony held at the Bagnall’s Point Gallery & Annex last Wednesday, participants referred to as incubatees, were awarded grants […]

    July 8, 2021TechnologyNo comments
  18. PlayGo Emerge Presses Play on the Caribbean Film Scene

    Digicel’s PlayGo is calling filmmakers across the Caribbean for the PlayGo Emerge Film Competition. In celebration of the diverse cultures and similarities that bind us together as a region, the competition encourages creators to submit short form videos under the theme Celebrate the National Pride of your Country. The PlayGo app is available to download […]

    July 7, 2021Photo Gallery, TechnologyNo comments
  19. Water Continues to be Restored to Several Areas Across Barbados, post-Elsa

    The BWA is pleased to update that pipe borne water continues to return to several areas across the island affected earlier by outages as a result of the passage of Hurricane Elsa. As the network is replenished, water is also gradually returning to other districts. This process will take some time. Today Monday July 5th, […]

    July 5, 2021Breaking News, Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  20. Handover of ‘Going for Gold’ scratch ticket game proceeds cheque to Barbados Olympic Association

    Today’s ‘Official Team Announcement for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics‘ was held at The Barbados Olympic Association’s headquarters this morning! Stay safe, Olympians! Show your support by continuing to play “Going For Gold” (CLICK ON IMAGES FOR LARGER RESOLUTION)

    July 5, 2021Olympics, Photo GalleryNo comments
  21. Bridgetown US Embassy Celebrates 4th of July with Barbados

    U.S. Ambassador to Barbados Linda Taglialatela met with Governor General Dame Sandra Mason to convey the best wishes of the American people on the 245th anniversary of their independence and to celebrate the close ties between the United States of America and Barbados. “Whether our support to CDEMA in preparation for storms like Hurricane Elsa […]

    July 4, 2021PoliticalNo comments
  22. How To Report No Electricity After Hurricane Elsa with Easy New App

    ECI Restore is a portal which is designed to facilitate the collection of key utility data to support the restoration of power to EMERA Caribbean affiliate companies, after a natural disaster. This user friendly portal is currently utilized by The Barbados Light & Power Co. Ltd, Dominica Electricity Service Limited (DOMLEC) and Grand Bahama Power […]

    July 3, 2021Technology, Video GalleryNo comments
  23. BWA Pumping Stations Being Put Back Online

    The Barbados Water Authority wishes to update the public that its pumping stations are currently being put back online, mainly on generator power. This follows a precautionary shut down of all stations early yesterday prior to the onslaught of Hurricane Elsa. This activity will allow water to gradually flow back into the distribution network and […]

    July 3, 2021Breaking News, Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  24. Exam Labs Amazon AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Practice Tests – Are They Going to Help You?

    The Exam Labs Amazon AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner certification is a ray of hope for those who lack foundational skills but are high in passion to be an integral part of the AWS industry. Without asking for any prerequisites, this entry-level designation gives the ideal career-launching opportunities for an industry beginner. And practice tests could […]

    July 3, 2021EventsNo comments
  25. ELSA HEADING TOWARD THE LESSER ANTILLES: TROPICAL STORM WATCH ISSUED FOR JAMAICA & PORTIONS OF DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

    The government of the Dominican Republic has issued a Tropical Storm Watch for the southern coast of the Dominican Republic from the Haiti/Dominican Republic border eastward to Punta Palenque. The government of Jamaica has issued a Tropical Storm Watch for Jamaica. SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT: A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect […]

    July 1, 2021Breaking News, Featured, NatureNo comments