Kota Inoue, Caribbean Representative of Mazda from the Sumitomo Corporation.

Kota Inoue, Caribbean Representative of Mazda from the Sumitomo Corporation.

The newest Mazda car models, CX-3 and CX-5, were unveiled yesterday morning during the official opening of the new Mazda Showroom at McEnearney Quality Incorporated (MQI). It was revealed that the launch of the new showroom was planned to... more

Chief Executive Officer of Rubis Caribbean, Mauricio Nicholls.

Rubis Caribbean is upping the ante, offering to pay US$50 million towards joint ownership of the Barbados National Terminal Company Limited (BNTCL). That figure is half the US$100 million that the Sol Group of Companies, which won the bid to buy the... more

Japanese Ambassador to Barbados, His Excellency Teruhihko Shinada (centre), cutting the ribbon to officially open the new Mazda Showroom at MQI yesterday with the help of Hideto Asada (left), Director, General Manager of the Automotive and Transportation Equipment Division at Sumisho Machinery Trade Corporation; and Judith Wilcox, CEO of MQI.

IT was recently revealed that Barbados has beaten out countries such as Trinidad, Paraguay and Colombia to hold the title of most Mazda sales in the region. This was announced by Hideto Asada, General Manager of Automotive and Transportation of the... more

Senior Victor Ludorum Mario Best of Set C was a clear winner in the Under-20 Boys’ 100m.

After breaking more than a decade of championship drought last year, Set B (Blue House) once again stands at the top of Deighton Griffith Secondary School’s Inter-House Sports. Taking on the other houses on a hot day at the school grounds, Set B cut... more

Participants from across the region gathered at the Accra Beach Hotel for the start of the two-day IMPACT Justice ‘Enhancing Support To Victims of Crime’ training course.

Regional police officers and others who may have to deal with persons affected in a traumatic way by crime, are amongst the persons currently undergoing a “Supporting Victims of Crime” training course at the Accra Beach Hotel. The Canadian... more

DOUBLE DELIGHT! Governor General Sir Elliott Belgrave (right) looks on as this island’s newest centenarian Erla Browne presents a card to her great-granddaughter Eleanor, who was also celebrating her birthday yesterday.

IT was double celebration for the effervescent Erla Browne yesterday. Not only did she step into the exclusive centenarian club, she was able to spend it with her six-year-old great-granddaughter Eleanor from England, who also celebrated her... more

News Stories

THE Barbados economy is now in a more precarious condition in 2017, than it was in 2009.

Japanese Ambassador to Barbados, His Excellency Teruhihko Shinada (centre), cutting the ribbon to officially open the new Mazda Showroom at MQI yesterday with the help of Hideto Asada (left), Director, General Manager of the Automotive and Transportation Equipment Division at Sumisho Machinery Trade Corporation; and Judith Wilcox, CEO of MQI.

IT was recently revealed that Barbados has beaten out countries such as Trinidad, Paraguay and Colombia to hold the title of most Mazda sales in the region.

Head of Rubis Caribbean, Mauricio Nicholls, speaking during a press briefing yesterday.

Should the sale of the Barbados National Terminal Company Limited (BNTCL) be approved to the Sol Group of Companies, with all the provisions as set out in the proposed acquisition, Rubis Caribbean

Business News

Jenson Sylvester, Vice President of C&W Business with Catherine Mapp of the Fairmont Royal Pavilion.

Jenson Sylvester has been appointed Vice President of C&W Business, the business solutions arm of Cable & Wireless Communications.

Sports

Shamaya Scott had solid performances to lead her to the Under-17 Girls’ title.

After ruling the roost for the past five years, Cocks House (Red) was relegated to second to allow Alleyne House the title and a year’s worth of bragging rights when Princess Margaret Secondary hel

Senior Victor Ludorum Mario Best of Set C was a clear winner in the Under-20 Boys’ 100m.

After breaking more than a decade of championship drought last year, Set B (Blue House) once again stands at the top of Deighton Griffith Secondary School’s Inter-House Sports.

The NSC/YDP National Under-17 Football champions, St. Michael North West.

AFTER winning the title of the National Sports Council/Youth Development Programme Under-17 Football Tournament, St.

Columns

There are reports that suggest that while we have not been hearing much in recent times about bullying in schools across this country, it is still very much a problem.

There have been a number of events happening in Barbados lately that receive much commentary from the public. The current impasse between the Governor of the Central Bank, Dr.

OUR island is filled with many persons who have excelled in the arts.

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