Tag Archives: consumer

  1. Difficult Conversations – Eating Meating

    The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean is predicting a 40% unemployment rate in Barbados in December 2020. To survive, many may need to learn how to make money stretch. Every evening, I eat a delightfully healthy, nutritious, and well satisfying meal with my family. I cook this meal myself, and each forkful […]

    December 26, 2020AgricultureNo comments
  2. Grocery Shopping & Banking Schedule During COVID-19 Curfew (C to F) April 13, 2020Business, Health, Photo GalleryNo comments

    The Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) is reminding individuals and businesses owing outstanding taxes, to take advantage of the Tax Amnesty before the deadline of December 31, 2018. The taxes eligible are Value Added Tax (VAT), Land Tax, Income Tax, including P.A.Y.E., and Corporation Tax. The waiver of penalty and interest will apply to taxes owed […]

    October 27, 2018Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  4. Get a chance to win $20,000 in travel credit and daily prizes in the Rubis Great Escape!

    Get a chance to win $20,000 in travel credit and daily prizes in the Rubis Great Escape!

    October 6, 2018Photo Gallery, Travel2 comments

    Government will delay the introduction of value added tax on online transactions by two months. “That legislation is currently being prepared and once it is laid in Parliament, we will have the legal authority to collect taxes for online goods and services consumed in Barbados. Secondly, the procurement process to select the vendor is also […]

    October 2, 2018Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  6. Summer Promotion Finale at Sky Mall: Undine Spooner & Fatima Mahetar October 23, 2017Games, Photo GalleryNo comments
  7. SOL Infinity: Reveal of Grand Prize Winners! 3 Guys Have All The Luck… August 24, 2017Games, Photo GalleryNo comments

    One less Barbadian won’t be using public transport thanks to a leading retail consumer supplier after a successful competition run… John’s wife, Cheryl, was also present for the official victory and told CITA Radio how she dreamed of the car in advance and believes the prosperity was distinctly driven;- Until this point, John would catch […]

    April 17, 2017Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments

    Local and regional entrepreneurs will have a rare opportunity to showcase their products to international buyers as well as shoppers from the Caribbean when the new CARIFESTA Grand Market and Buyer’s Shopping Mall opens at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre (LESC) on August 17th. LESC will house some 280 booths during the 10 day Festival […]

    April 17, 2017Breaking News, Fashion, FeaturedNo comments

    Digicel Barbados has announced the launch of its new suite of best value data plans which give prepaid customers even more data, plus greater freedom to use their data the way they want. The simplified, new plans range from one-day plans offering 50Mb of data, to thirty-day plans offering extra-large data bundles of up to […]

    May 15, 2016TechnologyNo comments

    Went Blackrock to Faders barbershop this Saturday and was waiting for a haircut, there were a lot of people, so at about 1:15 I asked Anderson how many more before he reaches me… He says “TWO,” and so I decide to wait. I left and went to Haggatt Hall, while at Sky Mall I found […]

    February 28, 2016BusinessNo comments
  12. Cave Shepherd Card Payments Made Easier!

    Do you know that there are thousands of Cave Shepherd cardholders in ?Barbados? Join the Cave Shepherd Card family and enjoy the benefits –

    January 24, 2016Events, Photo GalleryNo comments
  13. BARP Consumer Forum Launch

    BARP launched its Consumers Forum at The Radisson Aquatica Resort as too many Barbadians seem unaware or hesitant to demand their rights as paying customers. The non-profit organisation with a membership in excess of 41,000 senior citizens is concerned about the low level of consumer awareness in Barbados. BARP reported that on a daily basis […]

    December 13, 2015Education, FeaturedNo comments
  14. More Merchants For You To Choose It, Charge It!

    Providing an exceptional product and service to their valued Cardholders is part of Cave Shepherd’s main objectives and they want to continuously hear from Barbadians on ways they can improve their Cave Shepherd Card product and service delivery. Please email your comments or suggestions at or you can use their Comments page available at […]

    July 29, 2015Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  15. Harris Clearance Sale this weekend at all ColourCentres! June 25, 2015Events, Photo GalleryNo comments
  16. Cave Shepherd Cardholders can Swipe and Win with Sol/Shell

    Sol’s partnership with the Cave Shepherd Card has become even more exciting for cardholders who can now swipe to have their credit go even further with the new Swipe, Sign & Win promotion. During the newly launched competition, customers swiping for purchases of $50 or more on their Cave Shepherd Cards at any Sol or […]

    November 2, 2014TechnologyNo comments
  17. JIVIN’ AROUND WITH 2014 – Pictorial 2: MMXIII Boneheads, Vol. I

    Aiding & Abetting Award for 2013, as in… Seriously? No Bajans could waltz into the UK’s Stonehenge and deface it, if the Bobbies don’t hold us, their Druids will! This is when Bajan Media should be held accountable, not exaggerated charges to prevent further investigation of genuine targets of potential skulduggery! ‘The historic baobab tree in […]

    December 31, 2013Controversy, Photo GalleryNo comments
  18. Everyone gets during Christmas, what will you GIVE? Let Colombian Emeralds make it easier…

    Don’t let Santa do all the work, if cash is slow? Set it aside in time for the elves… Just head on over with many locations to suit your schedule!

    November 19, 2013Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments
  19. Stakeholders of Barbadian Diaspora launch “Barbados Forward Thinkers” #barbados #greatbritain #england #caribbean #diaspora

    The offices of The Barbados High Commission in London were flung open on Saturday 24th March to welcome Barbadians of all ages but specifically young adults. The occasion was “Barbados Forward Thinkers” an event that came to fruition as a result of a report in November 2011 by Venessa Denny a Community consultant, after the […]

    April 2, 2012PoliticalNo comments
  20. Barbadian Attorney General Adriel Brathwaite Joins BARP, celebrates Maturity

    Attorney General of Barbados Adriel Brathwaite recently celebrated his 50th Birthday and visited the office of Barbados Association of Retired Persons (BARP) this week to officially become a member. The President of BARP Mr Ed Bushell was on hand to greet the AG and stated he felt honored to welcome him to the “Fifty plus […]

    January 18, 2012Featured, HealthNo comments
  21. Don’t miss the annual Hope Sanctuary Cocktails & Auction on the Barbadian West Coast of St Peter!

    Tickets available at Wine World.

    December 26, 2010Photo GalleryNo comments