Commissioner of Police (Ag) Erwin Boyce (centre), with Deputy Commissioner (Ag) Oral Williams and Acting Deputy Police Commissioner Oral Williams (left) and Assistant Commissioner (Operations) Sylvester Louis.

WHILE there has been a decrease in crime this year over the same period last year, the top brass of the Royal Barbados Police Force (RBPF) is calling on Barbadians to remain vigilant and to report any criminal activity to the authorities. The call... more

Chris Callender (left), Portfolio Manager at Fortress Fund Managers, and Kim Howard (right), Marketing Manager at Fortress Fund Managers listening intently as Peter Arender, Chief Investment Officer at Fortress Fund Managers makes his point.

Barbadians can expect slow economic growth as a result of Government’s restructuring programme, however, this should only last a few years. This comment was made by Peter Arender, Chief Investment Officer at Fortress Fund Managers during a press... more

Minister of Labour and Social Partnership Relations, Colin Jordan (left), in conversation with Officer-in-Charge of CPDC, Richard Jones yesterday morning.

Government has created a Social Justice Committee. Word of this has come from Colin Jordan, Minister of Labour and Social Partnership Relations. Speaking yesterday morning at the Civil Society and Government Dialogue on Creating an Enabling Policy... more

Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Principal of the UWI, Cave Hill Campus, Professor Eudine Barriteau (third from left); accompanied by Professor Winston Moore (fourth left), Director of the School for Graduate Studies and Research; Senator Dr. Romel Springer (left), Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Technological
and Vocational Training; and Chairman of Williams Industries Inc., Ralph ‘Bizzy’ Williams as they visited booths displaying various aspects of research during Research Week 2018.

The University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus will soon bring on stream an Entrepreneurship Clinic, which will aid retrenched workers in setting up their own businesses. Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Principal of the UWI, Cave Hill Campus, Professor... more

2018 Valedictorian of the Samuel Jackman Prescod Institute of Technology (SJPI), Melanie Worrell, graduated with a Certificate in Nursing Auxiliary Studies.

The Samuel Jackman Prescod Institute of Technology (SJPI) is being challenged to give retrenched workers a second chance for retraining and retooling. According to Senator the Hon. Lucille Moe, Minister of Education, Technological and Vocational... more

President of the BRSA, Sharmane Roland-Bowen.

The numerous persons who have lost their lives on the road in road traffic accidents will be remembered by the Barbados Road Safety Association (BRSA), during Road Safety Month next Sunday. President of the BRSA, Sharmane Roland-Bowen, says a... more

News Stories

Commissioner of Police (Ag) Erwin Boyce (centre), with Deputy Commissioner (Ag) Oral Williams and Acting Deputy Police Commissioner Oral Williams (left) and Assistant Commissioner (Operations) Sylvester Louis.

WHILE there has been a decrease in crime this year over the same period last year, the top brass of the Royal Barbados Police Force (RBPF) is calling on Barbadians to remain vigilant and to report

The Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training will soon be moving to modify the menu for the School Meals Programme in Barbados, to ensure more nutritious meals are delivered to

Chris Callender (left), Portfolio Manager at Fortress Fund Managers, and Kim Howard (right), Marketing Manager at Fortress Fund Managers listening intently as Peter Arender, Chief Investment Officer at Fortress Fund Managers makes his point.

Barbadians can expect slow economic growth as a result of Government’s restructuring programme, however, this should only last a few years.

Business News

Former Central Bank of Barbados Governor, Dr. Delisle Worrell.

Former Central Bank of Barbados Governor, Dr. Delisle Worrell.

EX Central Bank of Barbados Governor, Dr. Delisle Worrell, is advising that Government use some of its assets to improve the country’s fiscal position.

Sports

Goal-Shoot Danesha Davis of Lester Vaughan tries a long range shot against Christ Church Foundation.

Christ Church Foundation School (CCFS) will defend their Barbados Secondary Schools Netball League U19 title when they face St. Michael School in the final.

Shavari Lewis-Greenidge hailing from St. Judes, stopped the clock in a record time of five minutes 54 seconds.

Last Friday morning saw all four division records broken at the National Sports Council Trevor Straughan Primary Schools Cross Country race.

French Champion and former No.16 world ranked Xavier Malisse with a powerful return.

French Champion and former No.16 world ranked Xavier Malisse with a powerful return.

Grand Slam winner Xavier Malisse took to the court last Thursday at the Barbados Tennis Centre as part of a youth development programme featured in the 2nd edition of the Barbados Cup Junior Tennis

Columns

President of the Barbados Road Safety Association (BRSA), Sharmane Roland-Bowen, must be commended for sending a clear message to the public about acceptable behaviour for motorists.

For the last three years, I functioned as the Chairman of BADMC (Barbados Agriculture Development Marketing Coperation).

Despite popular perception that the field is overcrowded, this has not served to reduce the number of those aspiring to enter the legal profession.

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