Minister of Health John Boyce accepts the Certificate of Gold Level Accreditation from High Commissioner of Canada in Barbados, Her Excellency Marie Legault, while Chief Executive Officer of QEH, Dr Dexter James; and Chairman of QEH’s Board of Management, Joseph King look on.

It was a proud moment for the management team and general staff at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) when they were presented with the Certificate of Gold Level Accreditation by Accreditation Canada on Friday. For the first time in the more than... more
Barbados is benefiting from location shooting. That’s according to Annette Nias, Film Commissioner, Barbados Film Commission (BFC), Barbados Cultural Industries Development Authority, who says that the island’s attraction as a destination for film... more

Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Country Representative, Juan Carlos De La Hoz Vinas, says the Bank’s newly launched Project Executing Unit (PEU) will revolutionize the way IDB Barbados Country Office communicates with and supports PEUs.

THE Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has launched its Project Executing Unit (PEU) Hub, which is being described as a significant step forward in IDB Barbados’ resource management and engagement with the PEUs. The PEU is a web-based platform,... more

FROM LEFT: CXC’s Public Relations Manager, Cleveland Sam; Acting CEO of NISE, Tracey Austin; Deputy Chair of CXC, Dr. Marcia Potter; Registrar and CEO of CXC, Glenroy Cumberbatch; and Mildred Daniel, Member of CXC’s Service Charter Working Group at yesterday's launch.

The Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) has taken a major step towards improving the relationships it has with various stakeholders. Yesterday, the Barbados-based educational testing body launched a Customer Service Charter. Speaking during the... more

Chief Justice Sir Marston Gibson (right) speaking during yesterday’s press conference where he assured Barbadians that environmental issues at the Supreme Court Complex have not stopped the Courts from functioning. Looking on is Registrar of the Supreme Court, Barbara Cooke-Alleyne.

CHIEF Justice Sir Marston Gibson is assuring members of the public that the environmental concerns at the Supreme Court Complex, Whitepark Road, The City, have not stopped the Courts from functioning. Sir Marston made this declaration yesterday... more

Keith Rowley, Senior General Manager – Sales Operations for the Yello Media Group, speaking at the Yello Digital Conference yesterday.

Caribbean businesses need to do what is necessary to be relevant in this dynamic market, especially in an environment with economic challenges. This was the suggestion made by Keith Rowley, Senior General Manager – Sales Operations for the Yello... more

News Stories

Ronald Jackson, Executive Director of CDEMA and Ambassador Alejandro Daneri, President of the White Helmets Commission at the official signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between CDEMA and the Republic of Argentina, White Helmets Commission at the Baobab Towers.

“We know of the concern of all countries for making the Caribbean a less exposed, more prepared and resilient area.

From left: Principal of Barbados Community College (BCC), Dr Cheryl Weekes; Registrar, Roger Worrell; Francis Sutherland, Senior Tutor in the Division of Science; and Executive Director of Biocultural Education and Research Programme of Barbados, Dr. Sonia Peter looked on as students of BCC’s Division of Science assisted with the tree planting.

The work of environmentalist and innovative scientist the late Dr. Colin Hudson has not gone unnoticed by the Barbados Community College (BCC).

Roger Vaughan, Vice-President of the National United Society of the Blind, presented NUSB’s inaugural Personality of the Year Award to Marjorie Watson.

Marjorie Watson has won the hearts of members of the National United Society of the Blind (NUSB).

Sports

Paradise’s Elijah Downey reaching out to get his foot on this ball with two Silver Sands defenders on his back.

THE Barbados Defence Force Sports Programme have opened up their lead on the rest of the pack in Zone 2 of the Barbados Football Association Premier League with yet another win as they seek their f

Both Combined Schools Tridents teams played hard but went down on Monday at Culloden Road by over thirty points in the Barbados Amateur Basketball Association First Division League competition.

Notre Dame captain and goal-scorer, Zeco Edmee, looking to make a move past Rico Graham of Weymouth Wales in the night-cap game.

IT rained goals in the Barbados Football Association Premier League this past Sunday and Weymouth Wales had a starring role in the night’s proceedings.

Columns

Many readers will be familiar with the concept if not the finer details of the doctrine of vicarious liability.

Some three years ago, I contacted my local MP about what I took to be a serious problem in the village where I live – the way in which motorists to and from the village treated the narrow road, on

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