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Tag Archives: Sherbourne Centre

  1. Ross University School of Medicine (RUSM) spreads some cheer to several Barbadian NGOs

    Ross University School of Medicine (RUSM) is excited to spread some cheer this holiday season to several local non-profit organizations. A virtual donation ceremony took place on December 15th, 2020, where donations were made to Eden Lodge Charitable Trust, QEH pediatric unit, Type 1 Diabetes Registry, Cancer Support Services, Sandy Lane Charitable Trust, Precious Touch […]

    December 28, 2020HealthNo comments
  2. BARBADIANS MUST REVERT TO ANCIENT METHODS FOR COOLING AND AVOIDING WASTAGE

    In the drive to have modern homes, too many Barbadians have thrown out the bathwater, the baby and the tub to appear chic and hip when really and truly, old ways had their value in using the environment to do the work for you… Mr Hutchinson said too many Bajans like to just have the […]

    March 16, 2020Business, FeaturedNo comments
  3. SurePay is now accepting mobile payments through Bitt’s mMoney app

    (CAVEAT: Views expressed in this article are strictly BajanReporter.com‘s and in no way endorsed by either mMoney nor SurePay or any parent companies and/or subsidiaries) It is said most people spend a fortnight of their working lives queuing and paying bills, this is set to be dramatically reduced when a revised app creates more leisure […]

    October 2, 2019Breaking News, Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  4. FORMER SENATOR URGES YOUNG BARBADIANS TO ASSIST THOSE MORE IN NEED

    A leading Credit Union exponent believes as children begin a new school year, they should prepare for leadership by assisting those who may need not just less well off, but in building character… Speaking at the Sandiford Centre on Two Mile Hill, the former Senator says there will be many benefits once this is done. […]

    September 9, 2019Breaking News, Education, FeaturedNo comments
  5. Adtalem Global Education Institutions Make Community Investments Across the Caribbean

    Two medical schools and the veterinary medicine school operated in the Caribbean by Adtalem Global Education are leading a dedicated community investment program to support the island nations in which they teach. These community programs include a variety of activities and volunteer support, as well as financial contributions and the donation of computer equipment and […]

    May 27, 2019EducationNo comments
  6. BUS TRANSPORTATION AVAILABLE FOR SECOND TOWN HALL MEETING

    Bus transportation will be available after the second town hall meeting to discuss the ban of petro-based plastics for Wednesday 24th April at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, Two Mile Hill, St. Michael, beginning at 6:30 pm. Buses will take commuters to the Fairchild Street and Princess Alice Terminals. Minister of Maritime Affairs and the […]

    April 20, 2019Agriculture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  7. Ross University School of Medicine Opens Doors in Barbados

    On 5 January 2019, the ultra-modern Ross University School of Medicine was officially opened at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre (LESC) in Barbados. The ceremony was attended by Prime Minister Mia Mottley, the Minister of Education, the President of parent company Adtalem Global Education, and various stakeholders, university officials, and members of Parliament. Local economy receives a welcome […]

    February 15, 2019Education, FeaturedNo comments
  8. Ross University School of Medicine Announces Scholarships for Barbados Students

    Barbadians looking to pursue a medical career may be eligible for significant help from Ross University School of Medicine (RUSM). The medical school just announced the launch of need-based scholarships, covering the cost of medical school tuition and fees at RUSM for two deserving Barbados students. “The Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training (METVT) […]

    January 15, 2019Breaking News, Education, FeaturedNo comments
  9. NO MORE ‘FAMILY AND FRIENDS’ DECISION MAKING AT THE QEH, CHAIRMAN VOWS IN ANNUAL REPORT

    The days of connections making decisions instead of genuine wants and needs is to come to a screeching halt at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital… Speaking before packed Flamboyant room at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, in relaying the Chair’s message participants and awardees learned in addition to removing nepotism there is also a plan to […]

    December 28, 2018Featured, HealthNo comments
  10. SOFT DRINK TAXES DON’T CURTAIL BAJANS FROM INDULGING, N.C.D PREVENTION MUST BE INTER-MINISTRY

    The Ministry of Health is planning to aggressively combat and reduce the scourge of Chronic Non Communicable Diseases in Barbadians by working with other portfolios to safeguard old and young alike. Lieutenant Colonel Jeffrey Bostic addressed staff, board members reporters and well wishers at Two Mile Hill when the Queen Elizabeth Hospital held their Staff […]

    December 24, 2018Featured, HealthNo comments
  11. CARIBBEAN WEEK OF AGRICULTURE STARTS NEXT WEEK

    The Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security will host the Caribbean Week of Agriculture, from Monday, October 8, to Friday, October 12, at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre (LESC). During the week, there will be a number of activities, including a plenary session, workshops, seminars, presentations by FAO, CARDI and IICA, as well as the […]

    October 4, 2018AgricultureNo comments
  12. MORE PUBLIC EDUCATION ABOUT O.C.D NEEDED

    Minister of Health and Wellness, Lt. Col. Jeffrey Bostic, has called for more public education on mental health conditions such as Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), which affects two to three per cent of children worldwide. Speaking at the opening of the G. Halley Marville Trust Awareness Conference and Seminar on OCD on Tuesday at the […]

    August 23, 2018HealthNo comments
  13. Cable & Wireless pledges commitment to local tourism sector

    Local tourism has found a telecommunications ally in Flow and C&W Business. During the Barbados Hotel and Tourism Association’s annual general meeting at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, the island’s leading telecoms provider once again reiterated its commitment to national development by pledging its support to the local hospitality sector. “As Caribbean people, we are […]

    June 17, 2018TechnologyNo comments
  14. Prime Minister Mia Mottley addresses Barbados following a 2nd Session with the Social Partnership

    Good afternoon my fellow Barbadians, there is no avoidance in delay when treating with the economic and financial position in which we find ourselves. Our national rescue and rebuilding starts TODAY! We set course, not on the easy or quick path, but the right path. Our destination is one where our society, economy and Government […]

    June 4, 2018Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  15. CPA Canada’s Barbados Chapter to Commemorate Financial Literacy Month in April

    The Barbados Chapter of Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) is commemorating ‘Financial Literacy Month‘ in April to help Barbadians better manage their finances. “Our mission is to deliver valuable information sessions to improve the overall state of financial literacy in Barbados”, says Oliver Jordan, Chapter Chair. “The ability to make sound financial decisions […]

    March 26, 2018Business, FeaturedNo comments
  16. “Is It Truly An Allergy? Exploring the differences between asthma, allergies and other irritants” – Drug Service Lecture series, March 6th 2018, 6:00 pm at LESC, Two Mile Hill

    Allergies are common annoyances to many of us. From dust to pollen to food to pets, allergic reactions can range from mild to severe. But is it an allergy? Irritants, intolerances, sinuses or your mind just playing tricks on you, there is a lot to be considered and sifted through before you declare it’s an […]

    February 26, 2018Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments
  17. “Allergies, Asthma & Urticaria” – Hosted by ‘Hibiscus Health Caribbean Inc.’

    This CME focuses on increasing the awareness of allergies & immunotherapy. Topics include assessment, diagnosis & treatment; allergic rhinitis & sinusitis; chronic urticaria; sensitivities, side effects & other drug-related intolerances; role of immunotherapy & more. Physicians, nurses & allied health professionals are welcome. CPE credit available. Guest Speaker: Professor Menachem Rottem Head of the Allergy […]

    February 23, 2018Health, Photo GalleryNo comments
  18. IMPORTANCE OF LOCAL DIRECT INVESTMENT TO BE DISCUSSED AT BHTA’s FOURTH QUARTERLY

    THE Barbados Hotel and Tourism Association’s (BHTA) Fourth Quarterly General Meeting next Wednesday, December 13, will focus on the Importance of Local Direct Investment in the tourism industry. The C & W Business sponsored meeting gets underway at 10 a.m., at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre and will see each panelist give an introductory presentation […]

    December 10, 2017Photo Gallery, TravelNo comments
  19. CIBC FirstCaribbean Red CARpet Show debuts at 2 Mile Hill over the weekend…

    The event, carried newly arrived vehicle models which drove on and off the stage, with radio personality Anthony Green as emcee while FCIB introduced innovations in the Auto Loan segment of the bank. Nassco, Platinum Motors, MQI, Simpson Motors and Courtesy all had entries that fascinated repeat and new clientele…

    October 15, 2017Photo Gallery, RallyNo comments
  20. Government of Barbados to convene 92nd Regular Meeting of the Directing Council of the Inter-American Children’s Institute

    The 92nd Regular Meeting of the Directing Council of the Inter-American Children’s Institute (IIN-OAS) will be taking place in Barbados, on the 19th and 20th September 2017. This Inter-American meeting is being held in collaboration with the Ministry of Social Care, Constituency Empowerment and Community Development of the Government of Barbados. The venue of the […]

    September 18, 2017PoliticalNo comments
  21. CARIFESTA XIII GREENING INITIATIVE

    CARIFESTA XIII will be as conscious of the environment as it is of the region’s rich cultural heritage. In an effort to raise awareness of sustainable practices among key stakeholders such as vendors, visiting delegations and the wider Barbadian community, CARIFESTA XIII has embarked on an initiative titled Be CARIFESTA Conscious. It will focus on […]

    August 15, 2017Featured, NatureNo comments
  22. New Private Credit Bureau down for Discussion at Town Hall Meeting

    A private Credit Bureau is proposed to be setup in Barbados and Barbadians are being offered an opportunity to learn more and share their views about this proposal. “The Barbados Bankers Association (TBBA) is in the process of selecting a provider for the establishment and operation of a private Credit Bureau in Barbados which is […]

    July 24, 2017Business, FeaturedNo comments
  23. REGIONAL MUSICIANS TO SHOWCASE FOR INTERNATIONAL BUYERS

    Musicians from around the region will have the unique opportunity to display their talent for International buyers and promoters when the CARIFESTA XIII Music Showcase comes off at the Grand Market and Buyers Shopping Mall at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre (LESC) from August 19th to 26th 2017. The Garden Green at LESC has been […]

    June 2, 2017Featured, MusicNo comments
  24. Manufacturing and Trade Unions can help each other, which in turn boosts Barbados

    The Chair of the Barbados Manufacturers’ Association says local companies need to stop outsourcing if their firms are to thrive and if they do, this in turn keeps the relevancy of trade unions across the country… He observed there is still a trend where Barbadians feel because a process or product is imported it is […]

    May 16, 2017Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  25. “Pillars of Success” – Milestone Ceremony (Part 1)

    “Pillars of Success“, Milestone Ceremony hosted at Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre by Labour Ministry Fea. Barbados’ PM; Fruendel J. Stuart

    May 14, 2017Education, Video GalleryNo comments