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    Barbados is seeking to join the UK-led Global Ocean Alliance (GOA), to support the “30by30 movement“, established to protect 30 per cent of the ocean space by 2030. And, Minister of Maritime Affairs and the Blue Economy, Kirk Humphrey is calling for the rest of the world to follow suit in what he has described […]

    August 19, 2021Breaking News, Featured, NatureNo comments
  2. Sea turtle poachers risk being caught, brought before Nevisian court, fined hefty sums of money

    Members of the public must stop interfering with sea turtles which come to the island’s shores to nest or risk being caught, arrested, taken before the court and fined hefty sums of money. The warning comes from Lemuel Pemberton, Deputy Director of Marine Resources in the Department of Marine Resource in Nevis when he spoke […]

    October 17, 2019NatureNo comments
  3. Fourth Annual Multilateral Maritime Interdiction and Prosecution Summit held in Barbados

    On April 19 and 20, the U.S. Coast Guard held the fourth annual Multilateral Maritime Interdiction and Prosecution Summit in Barbados at the Hilton Barbados Resort. The summit, which gathered representatives from law enforcement agencies throughout the region, the Dominican Republic, and France, focused on building partnerships to deter and disrupt transnational organized crime organizations […]

    May 8, 2016Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  4. Three Men In Remand for Over 500 Lbs of Ganja

    Police have formally charged the following persons in relation to the investigation into a drug seizure made off the north coast, in the night of April 28, 2016. 523.6 lbs of cannabis were seized. These men are: 1. Allan Anthony Cutting, 48 years of Godding Road, St. Michael; 2. Andrew Alexander Smith, 55 years of […]

    May 1, 2016Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  5. 32nd Harris Paints Regatta – Jr Handicap, celebrated by LRN2Sail

    (L to R) Drew Brooks receives his trophy from Isaac Brown of LRN2Sail as Harris’ CEO Ian Kenyon applauds

    June 12, 2015Photo Gallery, SailingNo comments
  6. Fewer Entries for 32nd Harris Paints Regatta: Nevertheless Grenadian J24 among confirmed Enrtries

    This year’s Harris Paints Regatta has 11 vessels competing in the J24 class but director of the event, Peter Burke, is adamant that the sport remains a viable entity in Barbados’ tourism product. The juniors will again be racing in their Optimist, Topaz or Echo-12 vessels, according to Marianne Brown, who is a director and […]

    June 3, 2015Featured, SailingNo comments

    While they were busy painting, British High Commissioner Victoria Dean made a presentation of financial support to the Irving Wilson School, which was not on a better day – Valentine’s as a show of love for the Barbadian community. The financial support has enabled the painting to go ahead at the school. The funds were […]

    February 15, 2015Education, Photo GalleryNo comments

    Police have separately arrested and formally charged Erskine Adolphus Pollard 54 years and David Orlando Bennett 43 years both of Bath Land, St. John, each with the offences of: 1. Fishing for Sea-Eggs During Closed Season; and 2. Possession of Sea-Eggs During Closed Season Erskine Pollard was found with 150 sea eggs, while David Bennett […]

    February 2, 2015CrimeNo comments
  9. ‘Black Sea’ – Jude Law, Underwater Greed…

    In order to make good with his former employers, a submarine captain takes a job with a shadowy backer to search the depths of the Black Sea for a sub that’s rumored to be loaded with Nazi gold.

    October 6, 2014Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  10. UWI Scientist Braves Underwater volcano Kick’Em Jenny – Dr Goes On 6-day Deep Sea Exploration

    UWI Lecturer Dr Judith F. Gobin joins a team of international scientists on a 6-day, deep sea exploration of the Kick’em Jenny volcano and Trinidad Tar Seeps on board the Exploration Vessel (EV) Nautilus. Dr Gobin, who is a Lecturer of Marine Ecology/Coastal Ecosystems Management in the Department of Life Sciences at The UWI’s St. […]

    November 11, 2013Nature, TravelNo comments