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Tag Archives: New Zealand

  1. BARBADOS-NEW ZEALAND COOPERATION COMING ON AGRICULTURE

    Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley has identified agriculture and health care as areas in which she would like Barbados to “do some serious work” with New Zealand. Prime Minister Mottley expressed this desire when High Commissioner of New Zealand, Jan Henderson, paid her a farewell visit, at Government Headquarters. The Prime Minister said New Zealand […]

    July 23, 2018Agriculture, FeaturedNo comments
  2. SOL RALLY BARBADOS 2018: Unique Nissan-engined Ford Fiesta joins Kiwi family team

    Former New Zealand Junior Rally Champion Craig Marshall, his brother Nick and their cousin David Proud spearhead the three-car Window Factory Marshall Motorsport team heading for Sol Rally Barbados 2018. With their two familiar Peugeots and a new-build Group B Ford Fiesta, the trio represent the strongest entry yet to make the 28,000-kilometre round trip […]

    April 9, 2018Featured, RallyNo comments
  3. NEW ZEALAND DIPLOMAT SALUTES BARBADIAN EFFORTS TO PUSH AGRICULTURE IN THE COMMONWEALTH AHEAD OF NEXT MONTH’S SUMMIT

    Barbados is doing well as a Commonwealth member in seeking to promote local agriculture through a reality TV series. Her Excellency Jan Henderson in delivering her farewell speech last night at her Sugar Hill official residence, cited how the former members of British Empire became citizens of the Commonwealth over a century and a half […]

    March 19, 2018Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  4. NEW ZEALAND ENCOURAGES QUEEN’S COLLEGE STUDENTS TO SEEK SCHOLARSHIPS IN WELLINGTON

    Barbadian students are encouraged to further their studies in New Zealand be it solar power, animal husbandry or similar fields of expertise. After liaising with the Coach Warren Marr and the Tour Manager Gilbert Hokianga, Her Excellency paused to share a moment with BajanReporter.com, it was at that point we got an exclusive interview on […]

    January 15, 2018EducationNo comments
  5. BARBADOS’ SOLE LIVING NATIONAL HERO WANTS TO CATCH A TIGER BY THE TAIL

    The last surviving National Hero of Barbados says not all cricketers who played for the West Indies should be there. The Right Excellent Sir Garfield Sobers was in St James to visit the Wanganui Collegiate team who have been touring Barbadian secondary schools for a series of friendlies, the bout with QC was cancelled due […]

    January 15, 2018Breaking News, Cricket, FeaturedNo comments
  6. GREAT TIME HAD BY ALL THE FAMILY AT THE RALLY SHOW: TEAM CORBIN & PRO SALES

    While key local sponsors and competitors, including title sponsor of the Barbados Rally Club‘s premier event, the Sol Group, held coordinated pre-rally limes to showcase their own teams, the Rally Show was the only chance for local fans to see all the cars entered for Flow King of the Hill and Sol Rally Barbados 2017 […]

    June 11, 2017Photo Gallery, RallyNo comments
  7. FLOW Rugby B’dos World 7s refurbish school pavilion

    Sibus Construction, in conjunction with the New Zealand High Commission, has refurbished the pavilion at the Frederick Smith Secondary School. The project was envisioned by the organisers of the FLOW Rugby Barbados 7s tournament as a legacy project of the season. This is the inaugural FLOW Rugby Barbados World 7s Tournament. Previously, the tournament was […]

    December 4, 2016Featured, RugbyNo comments
  8. Series of exhibitions/screenings of video art & film from Caribbean, Africa & Pacific

    A survey of film and video works in the Caribbean, Africa and Aotearoa, Transoceanic Visual Exchange (TVE) aims to negotiate the in-between space of our cultural communities outside of traditional geo-political zones of encounter and trade. The three spaces involved – Fresh Milk (Barbados), Video Art Network Lagos (Nigeria) and RM (New Zealand) – first […]

    September 26, 2015Galleries, Photo GalleryNo comments
  9. SOL RALLY BARBADOS 2016 DATES ANNOUNCED: Record-breaking Sol RB15 “a resounding success”

    Buoyed by the record-breaking world-wide response to this year’s 25th Anniversary of the first running of its International All-Stage Rally in 1990, the Barbados Rally Club (BRC) has today (August 14) announced the dates for next year. Sol Rally Barbados 2016 will run from Friday to Sunday, June 3-5, with Scrutineering and King of the […]

    August 15, 2015RallyNo comments
  10. “PEOPLE PLACE THINGS” (Jemaine Clement: Comedy – 2015)

    One year later, Will is still alone and trying to put his life back together. He finds unexpected challenges when his talented student Kat (Jessica Williams) tries to set Will up with her accomplished mother Diane (Regina Hall). In this thoughtful comedy, Will is forced to navigate the unknown landscape of single fatherhood and dating […]

    July 9, 2015Cinema, Oddity, Video GalleryNo comments
  11. “The Commonwealth’s future – Part 1” by Sir Ronald Sanders

    Questioning the relevance and value of the Commonwealth of Nations is nothing new – for such has occurred ever since the modern Commonwealth was created in 1949. However, doubts have intensified in recent time about the voluntary association of now 53 countries. Claims are repeatedly made that the organisation is no longer relevant or useful. […]

    June 28, 2015Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  12. JAMAICANS PANTON & FENNELL WIN ‘SOL RALLY BARBADOS 2015’

    Jamaica’s Jeffrey Panton led an overseas lock-out of the Sol Rally Barbados podium at the weekend (May 29-31), as the Barbados Rally Club (BRC) celebrated the 25th Anniversary of its premier event with a record-breaking entry. In the Panton Motorsport and Pro Auto Works-supported Ford Focus WRC06, he beat double European Champion Simon Jean-Joseph by […]

    June 2, 2015RallyNo comments
  13. SOL RALLY BARBADOS 2015: Official results – “Pudgie” does a Usain!

    Key to nationalities (competitor from Barbados unless shown): ENG – England; FIN – Finland; FRA – France; IRL – Republic of Ireland; JAM – Jamaica; NED – The Netherlands; NIR – Northern Ireland; NZL – New Zealand; SCO – Scotland; TRI – Trinidad & Tobago; WAL – Wales 3rd Paul Bird – ENG/Aled Davies – […]

    June 2, 2015Featured, RallyNo comments
  14. RECORD-BREAKING ENTRY FOR SOL RALLY BARBADOS: Barbados Rally Club celebrates 25th Anniversary in style

    The final running order for Sol Rally Barbados 2015 (May 29-31), published by the Barbados Rally Club (BRC) in advance of this evening’s Briefing Meeting at the Accra Beach Hotel & Spa in Rockley, lists competitors from 15 nations among the 90 crews for the Caribbean’s biggest annual motor sport International. As the BRC celebrates […]

    May 26, 2015RallyNo comments
  15. SOL Rally Nation – Scrutineering, Simpson Motors: Robin Bradford with SOL Barbados’ Country Manager

    Robin is the one with his trademark straw “pith helmet,” while the audience learns how Ezra Prescod has been following Rally from his teens at least… Video coverage of this motorsport event has generated over 30 hours of television coverage to approx. 550 million homes worldwide each year. It’s held in a single weekend, with […]

    May 24, 2015Photo Gallery, RallyNo comments
  16. NEW ZEALAND OPENS HIGH COMMISSION IN BARBADOS – YET ONLY SENATOR MC CLEAN’S REMARKS USED?

    The establishment of a diplomatic presence in Barbados by the Government of New Zealand is a strong signal of the friendship between the two countries and the intent to enhance relations. Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Maxine McClean, made this statement last evening, while addressing persons at the opening ceremony of the […]

    May 21, 2015PoliticalNo comments
  17. New Zealand’s High Commission to Officially Open in Collymore Rock

    New Zealand’s High Commission at Lower Collymore Rock will officially open on Tuesday 19 May 2015 in the presence of Barbados’ Governor-General with Government Ministers, as well as Wellington’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Murray McCully. New Zealand’s warm and positive relationship with Barbados and the Caribbean underpins Wellington’s decision to establish a permanent presence in […]

    May 16, 2015Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  18. SOL RALLY BARBADOS 2015: “A PARTY TO REMEMBER”

    The Barbados Rally Club (BRC) promises “a party to remember” when it celebrates the 25th Anniversary of its premier event with two spectacular weekends of motor sport at the end of this month. LIME King of the Hill (May 24) and Sol Rally Barbados (May 29-31) will not only offer competitors a challenge worthy of […]

    May 6, 2015RallyNo comments
  19. RECORD TRIP FOR KIWI CARS TO SOL RALLY BARBADOS

    Two immaculate Peugeot rally cars are already seven days into a voyage that will establish a new distance record for the Caribbean’s biggest annual motor sport international. They left New Zealand on Friday, March 27, heading for the Bridgetown Port, where they will be off-loaded in time to compete in Sol Rally Barbados 2015. While […]

    April 6, 2015Featured, RallyNo comments
  20. ‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies’ – Orlando Bloom, Ser Ian McKellen & Hugo Weaving

    Bilbo and Company are forced to be embraced in a war against an armed flock of combatants and the terrifying Smaug from acquiring a kingdom of treasure and obliterating all of Middle-Earth.

    November 9, 2014Books, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  21. 2014 LIMACOL CARIBBEAN PREMIER LEAGUE – MATCH REPORT 11: Trinidad & Tobago Red Steel (180-6) beat Guyana Amazon Warriors (179-5) by four wickets

    For the second time in this year’s Limacol Caribbean Premier League, the Trinidad & Tobago Red Steel and the Guyana Amazon Warriors gave us a remarkable game of Twenty20 cricket on Thursday night. A party atmosphere crowd was treated to a match that ebbed and flowed throughout. This time it was the Red Steel that […]

    July 28, 2014CricketNo comments
  22. New Zealand offers assistance to CARICOM in small ruminants production

    On 26th June, 2014, CARDI received a visit from Ms. Kathleen Pearce, Deputy Director, Global Bilateral Division of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, New Zealand. At that meeting, Ms. Pearce met with a senior CARDI team, with officials from CARICOM and FAO, Barbados joining on a GoTo Meeting hook up. Ms. Pearce’s visit […]

    July 13, 2014AgricultureNo comments
  23. JIMMY NEESHAM REPLACES COREY ANDERSON FOR THE LIMACOL CARIBBEAN PREMIER LEAGUE

    New Zealand’s rising star, Jimmy Neesham, will replace fellow Kiwi, Corey Anderson, as one of the International players for the Guyana Amazon Warriors. Jimmy Neesham said; “I’m very excited to be extending my time in the Caribbean and joining up with the Guyana Amazon Warriors. I loved watching last year’s tournament, and this time I […]

    July 6, 2014CricketNo comments
  24. Maoris get cheeky for arrival of UK dignitaries: Royal Pain in .. ? April 8, 2014Cartoons, Photo GalleryNo comments
  25. BARBADOS RUGBY SEVENS TEAM QUALIFIES FOR 2014 COMMONWEALTH GAMES IN GLASGOW, SCOTLAND

    The Barbados Men’s Rugby Sevens team has qualified for the XX Commonwealth Games set for Glasgow Scotland in July, following the withdrawal of Nigeria. Barbados will compete in Group A with 4-time winners New Zealand, host country Scotland and Canada. Last year the team attended the North America and Caribbean Rugby Association (NACRA) Sevens Championships […]

    February 12, 2014RugbyNo comments