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Douglas Aurelien exiting the court.

An unemployed man appeared in court on Wednesday facing three charges, one of which was failing to wear a mask in a public place.   Fifty-year-old Douglas Aurelien of Station Hill, St. Michael went before Magistrate Elwood Watts in the District “C”... more
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Members of the Barbados Entrepreneurship &Tourism Association (BETA) donated some much needed items to the Harrison Point Isolation Facility in St. Lucy recently, following news of theft at the facility.

The Barbados Entrepreneurship and Tourism Association (BETA), an association aimed at building a dynamic and resilient community among persons engaged in the Shared-Economy and Accommodation Sector in the Tourism and Hospitality Industry in Barbados... more
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Alison Gotip, Director of Clinical Services at the Substance Abuse Foundation (SAF).

The Substance Abuse Foundation is offering online Wellness Clinics to Barbadians and others who may be in need of an intervention, to assist with their mental well-being.   Alison Gotip, Director of Clinical Services at the Substance Abuse... more
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Director of the Alliance Owners of Public Transport and Attorney-at-Law Craig Banfield as he spoke yesterday.

The Alliance Owners of Public Transport (AOPT) have put legal matters affecting all members of the public service vehicle fraternity on the front burner and as such will be doing their part to make life easier for operators. Speaking on the... more
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Left to right: Taxi driver Sinclair Bynoe and van driver Winston Lowe were first to receive their vouchers as Supervisor Shenika Clarke of Rubis made the presentation yesterday.

As things continue to be testing for local operators of public service vehicles, one petroleum distributor has stepped up once again to lend a helping hand. After fostering a similar initiative last year under the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic,... more
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Retired consultant psychiatrist, Dr. Ermine Belle spoke about some of the ways people can cope with their mental health issues.

Dr. Ermine Belle, a retired consultant psychiatrist, is reminding members of the Small Business Association (SBA) that it is easy for anxiety to spread from one person to another. Her comment came during a Members’ Information Webinar entitled “... more

News Stories

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Douglas Aurelien exiting the court.

An unemployed man appeared in court on Wednesday facing three charges, one of which was failing to wear a mask in a public place.

 

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Members of the Barbados Entrepreneurship &Tourism Association (BETA) donated some much needed items to the Harrison Point Isolation Facility in St. Lucy recently, following news of theft at the facility.

The Barbados Entrepreneurship and Tourism Association (BETA), an association aimed at building a dynamic and resilient community among persons engaged in the Shared-Economy and Accommodation Sector

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Alison Gotip, Director of Clinical Services at the Substance Abuse Foundation (SAF).

The Substance Abuse Foundation is offering online Wellness Clinics to Barbadians and others who may be in need of an intervention, to assist with their mental well-being.

 

Sports

Dr Vernice Richards a Human Performance Specialist believes that the current mental stress and challenges placed on athletes during the Covid-19 Pandemic should be treated like a physical injury.

Barbados is faced with a challenge as the Tokyo Olympics move closer and closer.

Plans to repair a number of sports pavilions across the country have not been put on hold.

Columns

Health authorities in Barbados have been hard at work over the last few weeks seeking to carry out mass immunisation against COVID-19 and they are to be highly commended.

TOWARDS the end of last year regional manufacturers came together to form a CARICOM Manufacturers’ Association.

A few days ago, the Nigerian-American economist, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, was appointed to lead the 164-nation Geneva-based World Trade Organisation (WTO).

Obituaries

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Colin “Observer” Reid.

The local entertainment fraternity has once again been plunged into mourning following news of the death of veteran calypsonian Colin “Observer” Reid.

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