Tag Archives: Eastern Europe

  1. Still going strong: Serena Williams and her enduring champion status

    There are few names as synonymous with their sport as Serena Williams and tennis. Along with her sister Venus, Serena has brought women’s tennis to a new level of speed and physicality over the last 25 years or so, all while becoming one of the most decorated player in the history of the women’s game, […]

    September 4, 2020Featured, SportsNo comments
  2. Aquatics Coach on Coaching Scholarship

    Aquatics in Barbados is expected to get a boost in the coming months, when Coach Akeem Nurse returns from a 12-week training course at the University of Physical Education in Budapest, Hungary. Nurse recently received an Olympic Solidarity scholarship facilitated by the National Olympic Academy of The Barbados Olympic Association Inc.(BOA). He is pursuing the […]

    October 21, 2019AthleticsNo comments
  3. Bitt signs MOU with the E-Governance Academy of Estonia

    Bitt, the Barbados-based financial technology company, has signed an MOU (Memorandum of Understanding) with the e-Governance Academy (eGA) in Estonia on Tuesday, April 30, 2019. This MOU will facilitate closer collaboration between the parties, towards achieving greater accessibility and efficiency in the public’s everyday interaction with their Government, in countries across the Caribbean. Government processes […]

    May 7, 2019Featured, TechnologyNo comments

    Police arrested and formally charged two Romanian visitors this weekend in relation to the following offences: 30 year old Sorin Ghiriti is answering – Theft and Going Equipped While 35 year old Gheorghe Dumitru Durdea faces – Going Equipped *Both were jointly charged with MONEY LAUNDERING* The duo appeared at the District A Magistrates’ Court, […]

    February 11, 2019Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  5. 2018: A Dark Year for Press Freedom Worldwide

    Around the world, press freedom faced a litany of attacks in 2018, as political leaders unwilling to accept scrutiny increasingly jail, prosecute or undermine the credibility of critical journalists. As many as 78 journalists were killed in 2018, according to the International Press Institute (IPI)’s Death Watch, as scores of murders in previous years remain mired […]

    December 28, 2018Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments