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    The recently concluded Caribbean Non-Communicable Diseases (NCD) Forum was held in Kingston, Jamaica under the theme “Supporting National and Regional Advocacy in the Caribbean in the Lead Up to the 3rd United Nations (UN) High-Level Meeting on NCDs“. Notable attendees from Barbados included Professor Sir Trevor Hassell of the Healthy Caribbean Coalition (HCC) and Mr. […]

    May 18, 2018Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments
  2. ICBL Launches New Black Rock Branch

    Barbados’ leading General Insurance company, ICBL, continues to live up to its slogan, “Always There When You Need Us Most“, by enhancing customers’ accessibility to its services through the opening of a new branch. People and businesses in the St. Michael and surrounding areas can now avoid the hassle of the city by utilizing this […]

    August 21, 2016Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  3. ICBL Invites Customers to Come Back Home – Discounts Provided to Returning Customers

    ICBL is giving former customers the opportunity to benefit from discounted premiums on their Private Motor, Home or Contents insurance, simply by returning home to ICBL. Starting today, former customers will get up to a maximum of 15% off their premium for these three types of insurance, simply by bringing in their renewal notice from […]

    September 26, 2015Business, FeaturedNo comments
  4. ICBL Reports Strong Position at Half Year Mark – Shareholders Seeing Increased Returns

    Shareholders and customers of the Insurance Corporation of Barbados Limited (ICBL) can certainly feel confident that their financial investment is sound and policies soundly backed, according to the leading insurance company’s latest unaudited, half year financial statements. In its six month report for the period ended June 30, 2015, ICBL noted that it had seen […]

    September 24, 2015BusinessNo comments
  5. ICBL Captures Top Agency Award – 100% of Eligible Agents Awarded

    Despite being the youngest Life Insurance provider on the island, ICBL has proven that age is indeed just a number, by capturing the Barbados Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (BARAIFA), Agency of the Year Award for 2014. ICBL received the award at the recently held awards ceremony, where they were also recognized for having […]

    July 4, 2015Business, FeaturedNo comments

    As of May 1st 2015, Brydens Insurance which hitherto operated as an insurance agency will become a fully operating branch of Tatil Insurance as the Company strives to deliver even better service to its customers. In explaining what this new status will mean for its customers, Ince explained that there will be very little change […]

    May 4, 2015BusinessNo comments
  7. ICBL Future Builder Plan: Always there when you need us most!

    When you look at your child, do you see an actor, a veterinarian or maybe an architect? Call us today at 246-434-6000 and secure a bright future for little ones. ICBL – Always there when you need us most. | | 246-434-6000

    January 7, 2015Education, Photo GalleryNo comments
  8. Barbados Association of Retired Persons’ 2015 NEW YEAR’S MESSAGE – by President Edward Bushell

    As is customary, the prospect of a New Year leads to reflection on what has occurred during the preceding one. For us at the Barbados Association of Retired Persons (BARP), 2014 was truly an eventful year and could be succinctly summed up as one of growth. BARP’s membership continued to increase at a significant pace […]

    January 1, 2015Featured, HealthNo comments
  9. Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) pays Haiti’s disaster coverage

    The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) will once again ensure that Haiti has insurance coverage to limit the impact of catastrophic hurricanes and or earthquakes. CDB is providing a grant of USD $2.57 million to cover Haiti’s premium to the Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility (CCRIF) for the period June 1, 2014 to May 31, 2015. […]

    October 25, 2014NatureNo comments
  10. Revising Fee Structures as Rebranding Imminent: Sagicor with Cave Hill School of Business draw Memorandum of Understanding

    As Barbadians continue to grapple with the aftermath of how the current Freundel Stuart regime reneged on its party’s founder’s pledge of free education, leaving many to ponder how the next generation will achieve tuition in an era of excessive taxation, a bold new undertaking between wise financial thinking and a centre for excellence in […]

    July 23, 2014EducationNo comments
  11. Aware to Care 5K Walk, Bay Street Esplanade: 1st Boy to Finish

    The business community, organizations, and individuals were so compelled to assisting us in our fight; they supported us in becoming a reality through the support they offered in so many ways. To this end we want to mention them as an opportunity to provide them with thanks. They were gracious in their offerings and we […]

    July 6, 2014Events, Photo GalleryNo comments
  12. Two million vehicles without insurance on D.R. roads: How many in Barbados?

    When driving in the Dominican Republic you may practically be on your own. Despite insurance being obligatory, the Dominican Chamber of Insurance Companies (Cadoar) says only 34% of vehicles in circulation are insured. Of 3,215,773 units registered with the Tax Department, only 1,109,400 are insured, says Cadoar. As a result, according to Caodar, public hospitals […]

    May 15, 2014BusinessNo comments
  13. Guardian Holdings Ltd Subsidiary “Fatum Holdings N.V.” Acquires Royal & Sun Alliance (Antilles) N.V Insurance Company

    Fatum Holdings N.V. (Fatum), today announced the acquisition by Fatum of 100% of the issued share capital of Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance (Antilles) N.V. from the RSA Group and Maduro & Curiel’s Bank. The financial terms of the transaction are not being disclosed at this time. The successful completion of this transaction is subject […]

    December 27, 2012BusinessNo comments
  14. Chamber announces new universal health care plan – Oops! Bermuda not Barbados…

    Bermuda’s Chamber of Commerce announced the introduction of their new universal health care plan, aimed at significantly reducing the cost of major medical insurance for their small to mid-size members. In making the announcement Chamber Executive Joanne MacPhee noted “We are delighted to have partnered with local insurers, Freisenbruch Meyer Group to offer our members […]

    October 26, 2012Business, TravelNo comments

    Crime Stoppers Barbados Inc. recently launched a series of sweeping initiatives designed to enhance security in the nation’s workplaces. Under the banner “Crime Stoppers Secure,” this initiative encourages corporations to partner with Crime Stoppers to benefit from a number of services and products designed to make their workplaces safer and more secure. “Crime Stoppers Secure […]

    June 30, 2012Business, CrimeNo comments