Chief Executive Officer of the Barbados Hotel and Tourism Association (BHTA), Senator Rudy Grant (right) presenting Holy Threw with her prize for the Best Photograph Award.

Dive success

THE organisers of Dive Fest Barbados 2018, hauled in a second year of a successful festival which mandate is to protect coral reefs and sea turtles in Barbados.

Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Republic Bank, Anthony Clerk presenting the cheque in the sum of $85 000 to Manager Administration with the National Cultural Foundation (NCF), Wayne Webster. Also pictured are Marketing and Corporate Communications Manager at Republic Bank Barbados, Deborah Stoute, Republic Bank Grand Kadooment’s Producer, Adisa “Aja” Andwele and General Manager of Retail Banking at Republic Bank, Sharon Zephirin.

Interest in Crop Over continues to grow

Thirty bands have registered to be a part of this year’s Republic Bank Grand Kadooment.

Know the law

Public secondary school administrators have been encouraged to become au fait with the various laws impacting their work, as ignorance of the law is no excuse.

Her Excellency Dame Sandra Mason, Governor General of Barbados, having a light moment with High Commissioner of Canada to Barbados Her Excellency Marie Legault and Ambassador of the Argentine Republic to Barbados, His Excellency Gustavo Martinez Pandiani.

Argentina sharing culture

The stage is set for increased cultural cooperation between Barbados and Argentina.


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