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Tag Archives: CBC

  1. Former MP and Radio Personality “Sweet Boy Leroy” gone at 79

    Here’s a statement from Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley on the passing of Leroy Sisnett. “I am indeed saddened tonight to learn of the passing of party stalwart, friend and former Member of Parliament for the constituency I now represent, Leroy Laurisford Sisnett, at the age of 79. “Leroy was indeed a national personality, with […]

    December 28, 2020CultureNo comments
  2. Barbados Association of Journalists and Media Workers (BARJAM) intervenes in CBC Pension Plight

    Government officials involved in the pension pay dispute of retrenched Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) workers are assuring them they are on top of the matter. “My investigations have revealed that the CBC and the Ministry responsible for CBC are continuing to work on having the money paid as soon as possible, but that a lack […]

    September 23, 2019Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  3. Barbadians wonder whatever happened to… Radio Talk Show Moderators?

    Does the Democratic Labour Party need to have a survey to see of they’re ready for a female President? (ATTN, OBSERVATION: NO ASSIGNATION OF CHARACTERS REAL, LIVING, DEAD OR UNDEAD HAVE BEEN SO APPORTIONED; PHOTOS USED BY AUTHOR HAVE BEEN MODIFIED UNDER THE BASIS OF FAIR USE & COMMENTARY AND ARE NOT INJURIOUS UNLESS ONE […]

    August 19, 2018Photo Gallery, PoliticalNo comments
  4. Did Sir Hilary change tune because he was “kicked upstairs”? Or how Bajan Media make Piranhas seem ethical…

    I have seen memes which lament how a comedian is the only real journalist in USA, this was referring to Jon Stewart… Now sadly readying to relinquish his late night mantle on Comedy Central. HBO has one of his alumni doing very well, John Oliver, he has taken what seems like a joke and dealt […]

    May 13, 2015Editorial, Education1 comment
  5. Winner of the Shell V Power Ferrari Tour in Maranello: Final Diesel Weekly Winner – $4,000 BBD!

    Kirk King (capped), Marketing Manager conveys the good news for Imran Akoojee (bearded) of King Street, St Michael – who is a regular and consistent user of Shell diesel – being the final winner of the weekly fuel prize of the Ferrari contest, however Kirk did reveal more giveaways are coming through Helix and taking […]

    September 28, 2014Photo Gallery, RallyNo comments
  6. CIBC FIRSTCARIBBEAN MANAGERS ASSISTS WITH MURAL

    The production of the mural on the wall between CIBC FirstCaribbean’s Head Office and the Baobab building in Warrens got a boost recently when a number of Senior Managers from the Bank assisted by placing tiles on the wall. Under the guidance of tilers Dwayne Goddard and Troy Young and the watchful eyes of designers […]

    September 14, 2014SculptureNo comments
  7. BARBADIANS TO GET GREATER INSIGHTS INTO MANAGEMENT OF CURRENT FISCAL CRISIS: IS IT TO MAKE UP FOR NO MEDIA GATHERING FOR LAST QUARTER’S REVIEW?

    Barbadians hopefully will get a better understanding of how policy makers are messing up our finances addressing the country’s economic issues. The Central Bank of Barbados announced a new initiative in which the Bank and captains of industry will examine in a discussion forum the strategy for sustainable economic recovery. The first forum, titled The Barbados […]

    August 27, 2014Business, FeaturedNo comments
  8. U.S. Embassy Bridgetown welcomes new Deputy Chief of Mission (DCM): Media & Finance

    DCM’s serve as Chargé d’Affaires when Ambassadors are away from the country (or countries) to which they are accredited.

    August 21, 2014Events, Photo GalleryNo comments
  9. “BANK ON ME” BARBADIAN REALITY TV SHOW FOR ENTREPRENEURS RETURNS FOR 2ND SEASON

    Blue Waters Productions Inc in association with Scotiabank today announced the opening of applications for Season Two of “Bank on Me“, an innovative and exciting reality TV show for entrepreneurs. The show invites them to take on challenges and pitch their ideas to a panel of judges for various forms of investment and support. Small […]

    August 15, 2014BusinessNo comments
  10. If Barbados is such a pretty place, why do we have Crime Videos out close together?

    Thousands of years ago, if you heard the term “tyrant” or “dictator” used, it was usually in a beneficial manner. This was the person in Greek city-states who dictated policy, taxes and laws – however, even human nature was as it is now very similar then, so what Athenian residents did to avoid corruption was […]

    May 11, 2014Crime, EditorialNo comments
  11. Barbadian media (Bloggers & Reporters) urged to stick to standards when competing with Social Media portals

    Ethical choices remains the most important skill of a journalist. Senior Program Director of Special Projects at the International Centre for Journalists (ICFJ), Luis Botello, impressed this with a cadre of key Barbadian bloggers, as well as TV, Radio, print media practitioners during a one-day seminar hosted by the Bridgetown US Embassy at the Courtyard […]

    April 6, 2014Education, PoliticalNo comments
  12. 5th Element Fashions at Divi Southwinds: Media Personalities seek to be sharp! March 31, 2014Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments
  13. FAIR TRADE IN BARBADOS TO BE EXAMINED IN LECTURE AT SOUTH COAST RESORT NEXT MONTH

    The issue of Fair Trade will come under the microscope when the Fair Trading Commission hosts its 10th Annual Lecture on the topic: What is a Fair Trade?

    February 17, 2014BusinessNo comments
  14. DISTINGUISHED VISITING FELLOW, DR. C. FRED BERGSTEN TO INTERACT WITH CARIBBEAN PEOPLE IN THE FIRST-EVER CARIBBEAN ECONOMIC FORUM

    The Central Bank of Barbados today announced that Distinguished Visiting Fellow, Dr. C. Fred Bergsten, will participate in the first-ever Caribbean Economic Forum at the Grande Salle, Central Bank of Barbados on February 19 from 8:00 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. This discussion forum, the first of its kind in the region, will examine the economic […]

    February 10, 2014BusinessNo comments
  15. Goddard Enterprises Ltd boost the Barbados Defence Force

    Viewers of CBC TV on Christmas Day last year would have been treated to a beautiful programme of Christmas music from the Barbados Defence Force Band which was sponsored by Goddard Enterprises Ltd. (GEL). The 45 minute programme which also highlighted shots of the rich military history of Barbados was part of the Company’s community […]

    February 5, 2014Business, MusicNo comments
  16. “Do Not Throw Out The Baby With The Bath Water!” by David Comissiong

    I have already gone on record as warning my Barbadian brothers and sisters that there are certain elitist elements in our midst who are conspiring to use the current national crisis and the great discredit that the fumbling and vision-less Democratic Labour Party administration has brought upon the institution known as “Government“, to steer this […]

    January 22, 2014Editorial, PoliticalNo comments
  17. FROM THE SAME CREW AS “PORGIE & MURDA” – TINY FINDS OUT CBC AIN’T SHOWIN’ “DAYS OF OUR LIVES” NO MORE (BAJAN COMEDY)

    Bookings, Dubplates,Interviews Etc – Xcelmusik@gmail.com Follow on twitter @Xcel246

    September 18, 2013Culture, Events, Video GalleryNo comments
  18. CBC TV8 Under Massive Fire: “Days Of Our Lives” in Limbo as Facebook erupts! (WARNING: LANGUAGE)

    {NSFW: Some memes have strong language or violent content} The captions in the memes are various reactions from many Barbadians to a lull after 4 decades on weekday evenings of the (in)famous Days Of Our Lives {DOOL} from 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm… Does it really make sense to import old episodes when folks can […]

    September 16, 2013Culture, ReviewNo comments
  19. (APOCRYPHAL) After the FCIB Curtains were Drawn – what they really thought in Warrens… September 11, 2013Cartoons, Photo GalleryNo comments
  20. Former Barbadian TV Anchor Wins International Communication Award

    Dr. Sharon Marshall, outgoing President of the Barbados chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC), has won a Gold Quill Award of Excellence from IABC. The Gold Quill was awarded in the Communications Skills Division in the category of Special Events – External, for communications management of the 42nd Annual Meeting of the […]

    May 16, 2013Business, EventsNo comments
  21. Colombian Emeralds’ Lauren G Adams’ Bamboo Collection sizzles at Waterfront Café, Bridgetown, Barbados!

    The Waterfront Café was jumping over the weekend between Colombian Emeralds, Wine World & Martindale’s Lingerie… Teshia Hinds of CBC tv emceed their Valentine’s Fashion show at Cavan’s Lane, as Barbados’ most avant-garde jeweller showcased Lauren G Adams accessories for outfits both in and out of the boudoir! “The signature look of Lauren G Adams […]

    February 27, 2013Fashion, Video GalleryNo comments
  22. CBC & Bajan Reporter: Decision 2013 (St James North) – Radio, TV, Web & Tweets 21/02/2013

    Visit facebook.com/bajanreporteronline or join facebook.com/groups/airbourne.bb/ if you Tweet? @bajanreporter and BB PIN is 29C8A8EF You can listen to Q-fm at 100.7 FM or follow CBC TV 8 and visit cbc.bb

    February 21, 2013Political, TechnologyNo comments
  23. The British Are Coming? Yes – Girlfriends’ Expo 2013 at Concorde Experience January 10, 2013Culture, Events, Video GalleryNo comments
  24. Former CBC News Anchor yammed out Friends & Family for Christmas December 26, 2012Agriculture, Oddity, Photo GalleryNo comments
  25. Five Workshops & A Baroness: Entrepreneurship Summit Speakers Ready To Deliver at 2 Mile Hill

    The Barbados Entrepreneurship Foundation’s third National Entrepreneurs’ Summit is all geared up to deliver real value to the entrepreneurial community. This year’s keynote speaker hails from Trinidad yet is making headway in UK politics… The ex-Play School presenter, now a Liberal Democrat peer, believes that there are “dangers and hidden consequences” if youngsters are exposed […]

    October 13, 2012Business, Education, Video GalleryNo comments