Ambassador of Japan to Barbados, H.E. Teruhiko Shinada (right), viewing one of the books presented to The Sidney Martin Library with The Principal, Pro-Vice Chancellor of The University of the West Indies (UWI) Cave Hill Campus, Professor V. Eudine Barriteau (centre) and Officer-in-Charge of the library, Judith Toppin

The Embassy of Japan in Barbados is ensuring that students of The University of the West Indies (UWI) Cave Hill Campus gain a better understanding of Japanese life and culture. A donation of books on contemporary Japan has therefore been presented... more
Economist,  Kemar Stuart.

Economist, Kemar Stuart.

A young economist has lauded Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley for securing financial support from the multilateral lending agencies, which he said has averted an imminent threat to devaluation of the Barbados dollar. However, Kemar Stuart thinks that... more

Several taxi operators were on hand to take part in the clean-up.

Head of one of the island’s main taxi associations says with a growing number of tourists visiting our beaches on a daily basis, there is need to ensure that these areas are in pristine condition. Adrian Bayley, President of the Bridgetown Port Taxi... more

Kailash Pardasani of Promotech speaking at the Barbados Tridents press conference yesterday at Café 195 in Dome Mall, to announce the new owners of the franchise. From left: Minister of Tourism and International Transport, Kerrie Symmonds; Manish Patel, Principal of CMG Companies; Kailash Pardasani; and Terrol Cummins of Silver Technetium Capital Inc.

THE Barbados Tridents have a new ownership team in place who have taken over the running of the franchise with immediate effect. They have also announced that West Indies Test and ODI captain, Jason Holder, will be their Marquee Player for the 2019... more

Mark Hill, Industrial Designer at Design Council SIDS.

Barbados can and will lead in bio-energy. That’s according to Industrial Designer at Design Council SIDS, Mark Hill, as he revealed that they are in the process of commissioning a 250-kilowatt Chicken Manure Biogas Plant in St. Lucy. He said also on... more

Adrian Bayley, President of the Bridgetown Port Taxi Co-op Society Limited.

Coaches operating in the Bridgetown Port are creating quite a bit of competition for taxis there. Adrian Bayley, President of the Bridgetown Port Taxi Co-op Society Limited, charged that the coaches have cut into a large proportion of their work and... more

News Stories

Trinidad – The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) yesterday dismissed an application for special leave in the Original Jurisdiction matter of Tamika Gilbert, Lynnel Gilbert, Royston Gilbert, Glennor

WHILE giving some background into the gains seen over the years and the legislative changes which formed a part of her lifework over the past four decades, Ambassador at Large and Plenipotentiary D

Ambassador of Japan to Barbados, H.E. Teruhiko Shinada (right), viewing one of the books presented to The Sidney Martin Library with The Principal, Pro-Vice Chancellor of The University of the West Indies (UWI) Cave Hill Campus, Professor V. Eudine Barriteau (centre) and Officer-in-Charge of the library, Judith Toppin

The Embassy of Japan in Barbados is ensuring that students of The University of the West Indies (UWI) Cave Hill Campus gain a better understanding of Japanese life and culture.

Business News

Economist,  Kemar Stuart.

Economist, Kemar Stuart.

A young economist has lauded Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley for securing financial support from the multilateral lending agencies, which he said has averted an imminent threat to devaluation of th

Sports

Two-time defending champions, Weymouth Wales and the many-time winners, Barbados Defence Force Sports Programme will be letting it all hang out today as they will be both looking to draw first bloo

Kailash Pardasani of Promotech speaking at the Barbados Tridents press conference yesterday at Café 195 in Dome Mall, to announce the new owners of the franchise. From left: Minister of Tourism and International Transport, Kerrie Symmonds; Manish Patel, Principal of CMG Companies; Kailash Pardasani; and Terrol Cummins of Silver Technetium Capital Inc.

THE Barbados Tridents have a new ownership team in place who have taken over the running of the franchise with immediate effect.

Eight-time Olympic medalist Veronica Campbell-Brown launched her new book called ‘Inside Out’.

Olympic champion Veronica Campbell-Brown launched her new book called “Inside Out” and was well-received by enthusiastic fans who got their copies signed yesterday at Pages Book Store located in Ca

Columns

IN just under a week’s time voters from across the whole of the European Union (EU) will go to the polls to elect a new European Parliament.

Readers of this commentary, particularly those in small countries, might wonder why they should be concerned about who is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of any multilateral or international orga

The Barbados Government has stated that it intends to set up what is to be called the Major Organised Crime and Anti-Corruption Agency.

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