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    The Optimist Club of Barbados Central in association with Goddard Enterprises Limited (GEL) recently rewarded Kiahra Legall, Shem White, Jàheim Thomas and Jaden Webster for their positive contributions to society during a Youth Appreciation Awards Ceremony held at the company’s Sports Club facility. Kiahra Legall was lauded as Key Club President for her ‘excellent’ leadership […]

    October 31, 2022Business, FeaturedNo comments
  2. LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Parcel Deliveries, or not? That is the Question…

    I need to describe an area of HIGH importance which I feel can hinder Barbados’s further development. I will relate a personal unplanned experience which I am still encountering and which I consider to be poor service. This has left me exasperated as it prevented my registered company in Barbados from finalizing a dental in-house […]

    October 21, 2022Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  3. Revenue Authority Expands Opening Hours at Pine & Bridge St Mall

    The Barbados Revenue Authority has enhanced its service offerings to the public by lengthening the opening hours at two of its busiest locations from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday. The new opening time forms part of the Authority’s customer-centric mandate to continue improving its service delivery. This follows the recent reopening and […]

    June 27, 2022BusinessNo comments

    Virgin Atlantic has revealed a new interior to its award winning A350 aircraft, designed specifically with the airline’s leisure customers in mind.  The changes include an increased number of seats in the Economy cabin, alongside a new social space for its Upper Class customers. ‘The Booth’ is the latest innovation in Virgin Atlantic’s industry leading […]

    September 28, 2021Travel1 comment
  5. BWA Introduces 24 Hour Tanker Service

    The Barbados Water Authority is working to meet the demand of its customers with the introduction of a 24-hour delivery service for its water tankers. The process will see the tanker teams continue to assist residents house to house while also refilling Community Tanks around the clock. Director of Engineering, Charles Leslie, explained that “due […]

    May 3, 2021Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  6. Staff attitudes need redressing at Cost U Less, before it Costs Them More

    I used to be of the view many products at Cost U Less were expensive, avoided it for a long time until I learned they had reasonably priced cat food.  What I don’t like is what I am now going into detail over, this is the nasty habit of cashiers rushing you before you can […]

    October 12, 2020Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  7. Paid a visit yet to “Happy Days Café” in St Lawrence?

    Choose from eggs, bacon, chicken or pork sausage, melted cheese on toast OR have it all – Up to YOU! Coffee/tea/cappuccinos/lattes/espresso shots – HOT OR COLD – available for takeaways! WhatsApp your selection to 833-8431 click on either Ad here on this website – MUST BE 24 HOURS IN ADVANCE…  We will confirm the order […]

    August 20, 2020Agriculture, Photo GalleryNo comments

    Pedestrians are asked to note that the back entrance gate from John Beckles Drive (closest to the Constitution River) is closed to the public. The Board of Management of the QEH apologizes for the inconvenience and thanks the public for their patience and support.

    August 13, 2020Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments
  9. When #Virgin Atlantic Failed, #Shame on Richard #Branson – #Justice for Firhaana Bulbulia, Flight Rage victim

    CAVEAT I was stunned on reading this, anyone who knows me, understands I ADORE Virgin Atlantic as a bastion of entrepreneurship and service, so to suddenly encounter this racist nightmare persisting unpunished is beyond my understanding, if Richard Branson can read about LIAT and have something to say? I expect him to find this and […]

    February 17, 2020Breaking News, Featured, Travel1 comment
  10. Adjustments Being Made at Hampton Pumping Station to Assist Restoration of Water to Ch Ch Areas

    The Barbados Water Authority are alerting customers in Christ Church districts still suffering intermittent water outages the extended outage resulted from the fact it’s taking an extremely long time for water pressures in the entire network to return to normal. High usage in other areas supplied from the same source is slowing down the recovery […]

    February 15, 2020BusinessNo comments
  11. BWA Experiencing Low Production at Golden Ridge Pumping Station

    The Barbados Water Authority wishes to inform residents and businesses in parts of St. Joseph, who are currently experiencing low pressure or intermittent outages that it is due to reduced production from the Bowmanston and the Golden Ridge facilities which is in turn impacting the Castle Grant system. As a result, the areas which may […]

    December 29, 2019Breaking News, Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  12. BWA’s Update on Alleynedale Pumping Station

    The Barbados Water Authority (BWA) is pleased to update Barbadians that electrical issues experienced by the Barbados Light & Power Company (BLPC) at the Alleynedale station got resolved today and pumping resumed at the facility. While this station is back online, it did in turn impact levels at Half Acre and Lamberts and it will […]

    October 4, 2019Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  13. Scotiabank Fast Tracks Reimbursement Process for Customers Affected by Recent Debit Card Fraud

    Scotiabank customers affected by the recent fraudulent debit card activity have begun to be reimbursed. While investigations are continuing and the matter is in the hands of the authorities, the Bank has been in contact with impacted customers and is working with them to have their reimbursements fast tracked. Scotia encourages customers who suspect any […]

    July 21, 2019Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  14. Barbados Revenue Authority’s Oistins Branch Temporarily Closed

    The Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) wishes to inform Barbadians their Oistins location has been temporarily closed due to environmental challenges. The Authority will advise everyone when normal operations resume. Barbadians should also note all other locations of the BRA remain open for business as usual. These include: the Treasury Building; Warrens Tower II; Holetown Public […]

    July 1, 2019BusinessNo comments
  15. Problem Resurfaces at Desalination Plant

    The Barbados Water Authority (BWA) wishes to advise customers in the St. Michael, St. James and St. Thomas areas who were affected by water outages over the past few days, that another issue has surfaced at the Ionics Freshwater Desalination Plant today Monday, July 1st which again unfortunately resulted in the plant having to be […]

    July 1, 2019Breaking News, Featured, TechnologyNo comments

    The Barbados Water Authority wishes to advise residents and businesses along Highway 1 that on Thursday, June 27th and Friday, June 28th between 11:00 pm and 6:00 am, it will be making a connection to a 20-inch main at St Stephen’s, Free Hill, Black Rock in St. Michael. This connection will assist the Authority’s water augmentation […]

    June 25, 2019Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments

    The Ministry of Health and Wellness is alerting Bajans the Winston Scott Polyclinic will close at three o’clock tomorrow afternoon to allow nurses on staff to attend an important meeting. However, the Fast Track Clinic will re-open at 6:30 p.m. The ministry regrets any inconvenience which may be caused.

    June 18, 2019Breaking News, HealthNo comments
  18. The #bebrilliant Sidewalk Blitz was #SigniaGloberrific! Need a New Vehicle? You may qualify for a Gas Voucher (T’s & C’s Apply)

    Did you know if you’re getting a vehicle this month with SigniaGlobe? Then the purchase includes a Gas Voucher and other discounts (while stocks last)…

    April 7, 2019Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  19. Water Bills Delayed for the Month of February

    The Barbados Water Authority is alerting Barbadians due to technical difficulties experienced recently with its Customer Information System, there has been a delay in the preparation of some water bills for the month of February. Customers may visit the BWA Payment Centres at the Pine Headquarters, the Pine, St. Michael or Probyn Street, Bridgetown to […]

    March 11, 2019Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  20. Update – Repairs to 9-inch Burst Complete

    The Barbados Water Authority would like to advise residents and businesses in the St. Michael and Christ Church areas affected by water outages or low pressure on February 14th that repair of the burst 9-inch main in Mount Friendship, St. Michael is now complete. The Authority is asking customers to be patient however, as it […]

    February 15, 2019Events, FeaturedNo comments
  21. BWA Crews Continue Repair Work to Replace Pumps at Applewhaite’s Pumping Station

    Barbados Water Authority crews continue emergency repair work on Monday night, to replace pumps impacted by a power outage at its Applewhaite’s Pumping Station. Thus far, one pump has successfully been replaced and is working once again. Work is currently underway on the second. While residents in some districts may continue to be impacted overnight, […]

    January 29, 2019Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  22. BWA Suffers a Pump Failure at its Ashton Hall Pumping Station

    The Barbados Water Authority would like to advise residents of some St. Peter and St. Lucy districts that it has this evening suffered a pump failure at its Ashton Hall Reservoir. The districts which may be affected by low pressure or outages are located at the higher elevations in that system and may include;- The […]

    January 15, 2019Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  23. CIBC FirstCaribbean’s Sheraton Centre Branch is joint winner of top Branch award

    CIBC FirstCaribbean’s Sheraton Centre Branch is the joint winner of the bank’s 2018 Joy Callender Branch of the Year award. It shared the top award with the Governor’s Harbour Branch in the Bahamas. It is the first time the regional financial institution has had a tie for the top spot and Managing Director, Retail & […]

    January 2, 2019BusinessNo comments
  24. Expedia Group’s new Guest Insights tool helps Hotels Understand and Attract Travellers

    Expedia Group, the world’s travel platform, today announces the global availability of Guest Insights, a new solutions-driven insights tool for hotels. As part of the Expedia Group’s Partner Central suite of offerings, Guest Insights leverages current property, competitive and market intelligence to inform properties of their guest’s travel motivations and booking behavior, allowing Partners to […]

    October 30, 2018TravelNo comments

    interCaribbean Airways is pleased to continue to offer its sought-after service with the new Salt Cay services from Grand Turk with services that began on September 12th, 2018, alongside the new services connecting Grand Turk with South Caicos from September 1, 2018. Grand Turks now connects non-stop to three Turks & Caicos Islands. These new […]

    September 16, 2018TravelNo comments