Lines were long at Massy Supermarket in Sky Mall.

    With a tropical wave approaching Barbados, the Department of Emergency Management (DEM) sent out a notice to the public to close all businesses, including gas stations by 6 p.m. yesterday.   Supermarket operators in the St. Michael area... more
Economist Jeremy Stephen.

Economist Jeremy Stephen.

  By-products of marijuana could spell dollar signs for the country and the region.   In a recent interview, economist Jeremy Stephen highlighted that it is necessary to explore the by-products that could come about if marijuana was... more

Specially invited guests raised their glasses to toast the 67th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China.

  THE strides made by the People’s Republic of China over the past 67 years and its diplomatic ties with Barbados over the past 39 years were celebrated on Monday night at the Accra Beach Hotel.   Under the distinguished patronage of Governor... more

From left: Lisa Gayle, Executive Director of the Barbados Chamber of Commerce; Kerry Hinds, Director of the DEM; and Hampton Lovell, Director at Meteorological Services. 

  The worst of a system, described as being “near cyclone formation”, should have passed this island today, leaving much rainfall behind.   This is according to officials gathered at the Department of Emergency Management (DEM) for a press... more

National Union of Public Workers’ Acting Assistant General Secretary, Wayne Walrond.

  While October 1 is set as the date for the complete transition of the Customs and Excise Department, outstanding issues related to the terms of service for these individuals cannot be dealt with by that time.   Sharing this opinion, National... more
  MINISTER OF Culture, Sports and Youth, Stephen Lashley, has lauded the efforts of the group of Barbadians who over the weekend and in previous weeks sought to bring some relief to residents in St. Joseph experiencing severe water shortages... more

Lines were long at Massy Supermarket in Sky Mall.

Economist Jeremy Stephen.

Economist Jeremy Stephen.

Specially invited guests raised their glasses to toast the 67th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China.

From left: Lisa Gayle, Executive Director of the Barbados Chamber of Commerce; Kerry Hinds, Director of the DEM; and Hampton Lovell, Director at Meteorological Services. 

National Union of Public Workers’ Acting Assistant General Secretary, Wayne Walrond.

News Stories

Specially invited guests raised their glasses to toast the 67th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China.

 

Sports

A Random Acts of Fitness team member encourages exercise enthusiasts on the Richard Haynes Boardwalk to support the Fortress Half Marathon on December 4.

 

Ignatius Byer and All Saints were two of the Schools involved in yesterday's launch of the National Primary Schools’ Road Tennis Championship.

 

Ignatius Byer and All Saints were two of the Schools involved in yesterday's launch of the National Primary Schools’ Road Tennis Championship.

 

Zander Venezia in action. He advanced to yet another round in the 2016 Vissla ISA World Junior Championships yesterday in Portugal.

 

Zander Venezia in action. He advanced to yet another round in the 2016 Vissla ISA World Junior Championships yesterday in Portugal.
 

 

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