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  1. BARBADOS RALLY CLUB TO MARK 65th ANNIVERSARY

    With the dust hardly settled following the successful execution of Sol Rally Barbados 2022, the Barbados Rally Club (BRC) is urging “the older guard” to come out and help celebrate an important milestone in the Club’s history. The Shelbury Construction 65th Anniversary June Safari later this month (June 25/26) continues the legacy of the Club’s […]

    June 17, 2022RallyNo comments
  2. RSS 40th Anniversary Celebrations Underway

    The Regional Security System will be celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, and plans are underway to commemorate the milestone in a grand way. Coordinator of the anniversary celebrations, and Disaster Management & Humanitarian Assistance Co-ordinator, Keisha Linton, affirmed that the distance between Member States would not hinder plans to have an all-included celebration. “While […]

    May 2, 2022EventsNo comments
  3. WORSWICK’S FAMILY TRIBUTE AT SOL RALLY BARBADOS 2022

    Confirming his entry for Sol Rally Barbados 2022 this weekend, Britain’s Nigel Worswick joins an exclusive ‘club’ of just 13 international participants who have competed in the Barbados Rally Club’s (BRC) premier event 10 or more times. As the BRC celebrates its 65th Anniversary, Sol RB22 is scheduled for the weekend of June 4 & […]

    April 13, 2022RallyNo comments
  4. GEL 100th ANNIVERSARY ENTREPRENEURS RECEIVE THEIR AWARDS

    The ten entrepreneurs from around the region, who have won the first leg of the Goddard Enterprises Ltd  (GEL) 100th Anniversary competition, will collect their cheques and trophies on January 31st and February 10th 2022 and meet their mentors as they commence the first year of the competition. Entrepreneurs from Barbados and St Vincent will […]

    February 21, 2022Business, FeaturedNo comments
  5. Bridgetown US Embassy Joins with the Nidhe Israel Synagogue for International Holocaust Remembrance Day

    U.S. Ambassador to Barbados Linda Taglialatela and members of the U.S. Embassy community participated in a candle lighting ceremony at the Nidhe Israel Synagogue and Museum in Bridgetown to mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day on Thursday, January 27. Chairman of the Barbados Synagogue Historic District Sir Paul Altman welcomed the delegation and led the group […]

    January 28, 2022Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  6. APPLETON ESTATE JAMAICA RUM ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF THE RUBY ANNIVERSARY EDITION

    Appleton Estate, a global leader in premium aged rums, is proud to announce the launch of Ruby AnniversaryEdition, a limited-edition release celebrating Master Blender Joy Spence’s 40 years of craftsmanship with the distillery. Ruby Anniversary Edition is an exclusive release unlike any before it in the brand’s 270-year history: it is a blend of 5 […]

    January 14, 2022AgricultureNo comments
  7. CARICOM congratulates Haiti on 218th Independence Anniversary

    CARICOM recognised and lauded the Government and People of Haiti on that country’s Two Hundred and Eighteenth Anniversary of Independence which it celebrates on 1 January 2022. “As the Government and People of Haiti enter a new year of independence, CARICOM extends its best wishes for goodwill and unity to prevail in the current multifaceted […]

    December 31, 2021PoliticalNo comments
  8. GEL LAUNCHES 100th ANNIVERSARY WITH ENTREPRENEUR AWARDS COMPETITION

    On October 13, 2021, Goddard Enterprises Ltd (GEL) will celebrate its 100th anniversary.  The company started from humble beginnings when the founder J.N. Goddard left the parish of St. John, Barbados and walked to the capital Bridgetown, some 10 miles away, to sell his cow, with not much more than that cow to his name. […]

    August 27, 2021Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  9. BAC’s Plans for Expansion Revealed

    In celebration of the start of a week to celebrate its 16th anniversary, the Barbados Accreditation Council joined Senator Dr. Rev. John Rogers and his congregation at St. George Parish Church in worship. In attendance were current staff, members of the Board led by the Chairman Ann Lady Hewitt, as well as some familiar faces, […]

    November 18, 2020EventsNo comments
  10. PATERSON CONFIDENT FOR SOL RALLY BARBADOS 2020

    Three decades on from claiming the first overseas result in the Barbados Rally Club’s International All-Stage Rally – he finished ninth in 1991 in a Volkswagen Golf GTI – Britain’s Howard Paterson is pulling out all the stops to make sure he can compete in Sol Rally Barbados 2020. Against the background of uncertainties created […]

    September 11, 2020RallyNo comments
  11. BARVEN’s Farmers’ Market (Sat 4th July 2020) Happy B’day Chorus July 7, 2020Agriculture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  12. Singer Romain Virgo and Unit Band to Headline Jamaica Independence Gala August 26th (Estelle to Co-host)

    On Saturday August 26th, the New York Hilton in Manhattan will be the site of the 55th annual Jamaica Grand Independence Gala. The black-tie event will present an elegant evening featuring a cocktail and dinner reception honoring distinguished community leaders. Hosted by the Jamaica Independence Foundation, Inc. under the patronage of the Consul General of […]

    August 21, 2017MusicNo comments
  13. 1st Female Executive Director for Barbados Employers Confederation

    The Ministry of Labour praised the Barbados Employers Confederation for their achieving the milestone of their 60th Anniversary and noting how they’ve been an active member within the Social partnership. The event also had the privilege of announcing in their sixth decade their latest executive director is not only female but a previous staff member;- […]

    July 19, 2017Business, FeaturedNo comments
  14. Commemorative Broken Trident Visits Norman Centre on Last Stop on its tour of St. Michael

    One of Bridgetowns most beloved landmarks  Norman Centre  just welcomed the Commemorative Broken Trident, as it made its final stop on a historic tour of prominent St. Michael landmarks in celebration of Barbados 50th Independence Jubilee. Lashley stated “Norman Centre is proud of its long heritage in Bridgetown, and that in its 40th year is still […]

    September 3, 2016EventsNo comments
  15. BARBADOS IS ON A GROWTH PATH, WHERE?

    Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has reiterated his Government is continuing to keep the “ship of state” steady and on a growth path in a still volatile global economic environment. Mr. Stuart made the comments during the keynote at the opening of the Barbados Network Consultation 2016 (4th Diaspora Conference) at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, […]

    August 14, 2016Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  16. Scotiabank Holetown fetes from babies to seniors for Customer Appreciation Day

    From literally the youngest to the oldest, no customer at Scotiabank’s Holetown branch was left out when the bank took its 60th anniversary celebrations to the West Coast recently. Melville Williams, who at 106 years old still does his own banking, was the toast of the day, along with 11-month-old Sophie Spinx, as Scotiabank honoured […]

    July 24, 2016BusinessNo comments
  17. BARBADIANS IN CAYMAN GEAR UP FOR 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS

    The Honorary Consul to Barbados Mrs. Juliette Gooding-Michelin, and the Barbadian community in the Cayman Islands, are planning a number of activities to mark Barbados’ 50th anniversary of Independence this year. On 30 November 2016, Barbados will mark the 50th anniversary of Independence from Great Britain. Barbadians at home and in the Bajan Diaspora are […]

    May 8, 2016TravelNo comments
  18. EASE FOR SMALL & MEDIUM-SIZED BARBADIAN BUSINESSES

    The Ministry responsible for Small Business Development is looking to establish a new policy framework shortly to help ease some of the financial burdens being faced by small and medium- sized businesses throughout the island. Mr. Inniss told attendees that he was aware of the challenges faced by the bank’s customers, as well as the […]

    April 24, 2016Business, FeaturedNo comments
  19. CIBC FIRSTCARIBBEAN SPEIGHTSTOWN HOSTED THE BROKEN TRIDENT

    As part of Barbados’ 50th anniversary celebrations, the commemorative Broken Trident continues to make its way across the eleven parishes of Barbados under the theme “Carrying our Pride” with a stop recently at the Speightstown branch of CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank. The Broken Trident represents the island’s transition from colonial rule to Independence in 1966 […]

    April 18, 2016CultureNo comments
  20. FARMER NAPPY CELEBRATES CARNIVAL WITH “HOUSE OF SOCA”

    Internationally-acclaimed, Trinidad and Tobago-born and based entertainer Darryl “Farmer Nappy” Henry celebrates over 30 years in soca music and his rich legacy manifests with his new masterpiece album, House Of Soca, now available worldwide from all major digital retailers (released on January 29, 2016), from FOX FUSE. Born and raised in the town of Siparia […]

    February 14, 2016MusicNo comments
  21. Traffic Restrictions for Launch of 50th Anniversary Independence celebrations

    A number of traffic diversions and road closures in and around Bridgetown will be in place on Wednesday, January 6, to ensure the smooth running of activities for the launch of the 50th Anniversary of Independence Celebrations. In order to accommodate the parade, which starts at Redman’s Drive, the road from Redman’s Drive to Independence […]

    January 3, 2016Events, FeaturedNo comments
  22. 50th Anniversary of Independence will be driving force of 2016?

    Many Barbadians usually show concern at the end of October as Independence looms, that’s because the November 30th date usually has a tough time when pitted against pending Christmas celebrations. However one Government official does not foresee such a problem next year – Chairman of the 50th Anniversary National Organising Committee, Senator Maxine McClean believes […]

    January 3, 2016PoliticalNo comments
  23. Large Screens and Parking Space for launch of 50th Independence celebrations

    Viewing the festivities surrounding the launch of Barbados’ 50th Anniversary of Independence Celebrations in the City will pose no challenge in parking or watching the event. Cranston Browne, CEO of the National Cultural Foundation explained how the NCF made sure all stops were pulled for Wednesday 6th January to ensure patrons can walk freely that […]

    January 3, 2016CultureNo comments
  24. DISNEY, LUCASFILM & THE GREAT BRITAIN CAMPAIGN JOIN FORCES

    The UK Government’s GREAT Britain campaign, Disney and Lucasfilm have announced a unique collaboration that celebrates the British inspiration, creativity and innovation involved in the Star Wars saga ahead of the December 17th UK cinema release of the highly anticipated Star Wars: The Force Awakens. A series of videos featuring British icons such as Sir […]

    December 16, 2015CinemaNo comments
  25. Brazilian-owned yet DR brewed, Presidente Beer celebrates 80th anniversary

    Presidente beer, now Brazilian-owned, is celebrating its 80th anniversary. Brewery president Franklin Leon has announced an extensive program of events to celebrate the anniversary. He stated that Presidente Beer was an example of DR initiative and that it would always there with the people for celebrations. The calendar of events, which opens this month, continues […]

    September 18, 2015BusinessNo comments